Big Brother Naija’s season seven winner, Ijeoma Josephina Otabor, popularly known as Phyna, has become a Twitter sensation after a social media incident involving international superstar Davido. Here’s a recap of what transpired:
It all began when Davido liked a tweet that criticized Phyna. Fans of the reality TV star immediately brought this to her attention.
Phyna responded to the situation with a tweet, expressing her surprise and questioning why Davido would like a post that slandered her. She also mentioned that she frequently receives hate from people. Her tweet read, “Wetin I do @davido Na wah oh, The hate is real…, Congratulations on your twins sha.”
Davido, who recently became a father of twins, swiftly responded with an apology. He explained that he accidentally liked the tweet and admitted that he didn’t know who Phyna was. His tweet went viral and garnered various reactions from social media users. He wrote, “Thank you love but I actually don’t know who you are.. and it was an honest mistake.. no vex.”
Phyna achieved fame by winning the seventh edition of the popular BBNaija show, which aired from July 23 to October 2, 2022. Some social media users found it pretentious that Davido claimed not to know her, while others defended his position.
The incident sparked mixed reactions online, with some questioning Phyna’s significance and why Davido would be aware of her or have any reason to “hate” her.
In summary, Davido’s accidental like of a negative tweet about Phyna led to a Twitter trend, with both celebrities involved in the online drama, while social media users shared their opinions on the matter.