Former Big Brother Naija housemate, Rebecca Hampson, popularly known as Nengi, who partook in the Season 5 edition of the Big Brother Naija reality show, has now come under fire after she shared a throwback of herself when she was 12 years old with her cousin.
Nengi took to her social media handle to share a photo of when she was 12 years old, knowing fully that some of her fans will drop funny comments as she added that no one should laugh at her in the caption of of her post.
Sharing the throwback photo, Nengi wrote; ”Me and my cousin.. 12 yo me lol.. don’t laugh.”
However, the reality star looked mature in the photo which got people doubting her and accusing her of lying about her age.
The photo did not sit well with some of her fans as they insinuated that she lied about her age in the picture. This got her fans provoked as they dragged her saying she lied about her age.
Some trolls insinuated that the alleged cousin was too close to the “teenage girl” in the picture.
“You said 12 for real? I see this ex BBN housemates don’t rate us, I blame the stans sha,” a social media user wrote.
Another wrote, “You no even wear pant and in room alone with your shirtless “cousin” . I have questions but na when I meet you first.”
Some reactions gathered from social media are written below.
@itz__natasha__ wrote; “12 indeed”
@martinaaaa.__x wrote; “She did not even look 12”
@joyfulljoy_307 wrote; “See adult face”
@kingsarah19 wrote; “I think she meant she posed like a 12 year old”
@thetaiwolawal wrote; “Stupid lies”
@inasfood wrote; “Hmmm my own isn’t the age,this cousin self ,you too near the teenage girl nau…ha! See where you hand dey and see gumming..”
@mrolami wrote; “And u said u are 23yr old,ok oooo”
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