- One of the top Nollywood actresses, Iyabo Ojo, has finally reacted to claims that she is a bully
- The movie star spoke on the Real Housewives of Lagos reality show, where she addressed her beef with Laura Ikeji
- Iyabo's explanation of why she could be a bully did not go down well with many netizens and they criticized her
- A Nigerian social media expert, Tobi Crackit, shared his thoughts on Iyabo Ojo's statement
Much-loved Nollywood actress, Iyabo Ojo, seems to have fallen from the good book of Nigerians over the bullying allegations levelled against her.
Iyabo is one of the stars on the Real Housewives of Lagos (RHOL) reality show. How she treated her colleague, Laura Ikeji, and others cast a negative light on her reputation, leading to some Nigerians calling her a bully.
In a new development, a clip from the reality show made the rounds online where Iyabo Ojo addressed the claims of her being a bully.
In the video, the movie star spoke about how Laura felt she was bullying her. Iyabo seemed unmoved and noted that she could be a bully to her if she didn't like her.
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“I can be a bully. If Laura thinks I’m a bully to her, then so be it. If I don’t like you, I can bully you.”
See the short video below:
Nigerians lambaste Iyabo Ojo for admitting she bullied Laura Ikeji
Iyabo Ojo's admittance to the claims of bullying Laura upset many Nigerians. A number of them blasted the actress for bullying others despite being a champion in the Justice for Mohbad case. Read some of their comments below:
“Omo see this woman wey people like as she just spoil her name ♀️ it’s well!! Let’s learn to practice what we preach.”
“I won’t judge anything from this cut out statement. Let’s get the whole clip. Sometimes you guy pick a hay out of the stack just to feed a particular narrative or audience. I won’t say anything till I see the full clip.”
“Shame on you, and you’re here acting for the gram that you’re fighting for Mohbad. You should be ashamed of yourself. Low self esteem is really dealing with you.”
“Some of you always make excuses for bad behavior with the stale statement “This is a show”. Of all characters, you choose to be a bully while advocating against bullying outside the show, and proudly calling yourself “a bully”.”
“I blame the ones calling you their Queenmother. Radarada.”
“Then what is the difference between you and those who bullied Mohbad. Am disappointed.”
“Naaaaah not acceptable please. Not consistent with your brand iyabo. Is this 4 d show?”
“‘I can be a bully’ osim ‘justice for Mohbad’.”
“Ndi #JusticeForMohbad# see someone that was dragging Naira Marley.”
“This is embarrassing!!!!!!!”
“Core bully !!!!!! Osim justice for Mohbad No wam.”
“Iyabo don stain her white with palm oil by herself.”
“And this is supposed to be laughable? I mean her fans wont see anything wrong with this? Is bully now acceptable? Yall are double standards cow.ards.”
“Kemi Oluloyo said she not a good person that woman maybe sick but she knew iyabo nah wicked soul can you imagine you can bully her weak gender.”
“Shame on you @iyaboojofespris and u call ur somebody's mother,i am a mother i can never bully anyone God forbid.”
“She’s the most embarrassing person on the show. Just a shameless agbaya. This show makes you see her for who she is. She’s fighting for Mohbad that was bullied so bad in his short life. What a clown.”
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Iyabo Ojo is trying to be the villian
According to social media expert, Iyabo Ojo seems to be trying to be the bad guy. He said:
"I think Iyabo Ojo is trying hard to be a villian. There is no need being a bully when you can be the bigger person and show why you are bigger. It is just hypocrisy for someone fighting for the late Mohbad to now be uttering such a statement."
Did Iyabo Ojo try to attack Laura Ikeji with a bottle?
Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that RHOL star, Laura Ikeji, dragged her colleague, Iyabo Ojo, on social media.
In a viral post by the heavily pregnant Laura, she revealed the actress wielded a bottle at the finale of the show's second season.
She added that Iyabo Ojo should come correct with fighting a pregnant woman as they would both fight until one of them couldn't anymore.
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