BBNaija’s Princess Onyejekwe who joined the list of Nigerian celebrities and her colleagues with a verified Instagram handle, couldn’t hold back her excitement.
Princess who took to her Insta-story to share her excitement on getting verified, stated that it feels good when you don’t have to buy it. She wrote;
ecall that after the reality show ended, Big Brother Naija Finalist, Tobi Bakre was accused of buying fake Instagram followers, and he acknowledged that his follow list was tampered with. A Twitter user took out time to go through the list of his followers on the social media app, and noticed some strange looking followers. The user sharing supposed screenshots of the fake Instagram accounts following him, with the caption;
“Well done sir!! It’s not a good look on you @tobibakre. For the love of what you stand for, stop buying followers.”
Tobi Bakre then reacted, acknowledging that his Instagram follow was ‘tampered with’, but state that social media following has no correlation to success in life. He wrote:
“To whoever tampered with my insta account. Wereva it came from. Good or bad place. Success and happiness in life has no correlation with social media following. So pls ehn. Bt to the people who took out time and resources to be validating such. May God provide jobs for you .”
Then he went ahead to tweet ‘Some social media lessons’. It reads in part;
1. 10 followers who believe in ur goals and want to see u succeed is better than 5m ffwers who are jst watching for ur next move or see wat u r up to.
2. You don’t have to be so into the numbers. Put out content that best relates to who you are as a person and ud attract the great things or people dt wud fit into ur life and also make good impacts