Mombasa,KENYA:Scammers using fake Celebrities social media accounts to scam people is not a new thing and the latest celebrity to fall prey to that is none other none other than coast bred singer Otile Brown.
According to the singer a person by the name of Edward has opened a Facebook account in his name which he is using to extort money from innocent citizens in the name of collaborations and performances .
The singer posted a screenshot on his Instagram page where the alleged scammer is conversing with a Facebook user name by the name Salad Msafi Ke. The alleged impersonator asks Salad if he is willing to fuel his vehicle also asking him how much money he has at hand.
The singer has warned his fans to be on the look out and only contact him through his official social media pages and emails.
“DISCLAIMER: FAKE FACEBOOK ACCOUNT by the name OTILE BROWN
“The above screenshots are of a person by the name Edward 0718324011 who has opened a Facebook account which bears my name OTILE BROWN and he is using it to distort money from my business associates and loyal fans in the name of securing a show or collaboration with me. He has taken my photos to pretend it is me.
PLEASE NOTE: On social media I am only represented through these pages
www.facebook.com/otilebrown (NO FACEBOOK ACCOUNT)
For any Business enquiries, my team can be contacted through:
Telephone: +254 731 958 206
Email: email@example.com” Reads the post by Otile.
The singer who currently promoting his hit single Yule Mbaya produced under his new management had on Monday revealed to Baraka fm’s Mnyazi Kakinda that he could also pay to collaborate with an upcoming artiste if he liked his music style.