Nollywood actress Halima Abubakar has been called out on social media for announcing the arrival of her new born baby with the photo of another woman’s child.
Recall that Halima Abubakar recently welcomed a baby boy and shared the great news with the photo of a mother holding unto her baby’s hands via her Instagram page.
Well, neither the photo nor the baby displayed in it belongs to Halima as she has been busted and slammed by an American mum who called the actress out for stealing her baby’s photo.
The woman identified as @the_arielb shared screenshots of chats conversation between her and the actress on Instagram.
In their chat, Ariel did not only confronted Halima for using her baby’s picture as her own, but also demanded that she take it down.
However, the actress apologized to the American mum and tried to explain how she got the photo in question. According to her, the photo was gotten from a Google search result after she typed the keyword ‘Baby Picture’.
Halima added that she only used the photo to announce the arrival of her child and did not claim ownership of the baby it. She also promised to delete the pictures which she later did.
interestingly, screenshots of the exchange between the two women has since gone viral, with many Nigerians reacting to Halima latest drama on Twitter.
Check out their reactions below:
Halima Abubakar took another’s woman holding her child picture and use it as hers to share the good news that she has birthed a child. Only for the owner of the picture to call her out.
What exactly is wrong with these people?
— BDM (@Blackdotmandy) April 9, 2020
What social media will do to some people in this life.. I wonder if Actress Halima Abubakar really had a baby.. Abi her pikin no get hand? Why would she steal someone else's baby picture.. 😭😭😭😭.. Shame.. pic.twitter.com/1BzV73jznP
— Onos. (@Whoknwstmrw) April 9, 2020
This halima abubakar drama just made me remember when Oge okoye or so, stole a foreigner dog picture and uploaded it as hers. Nigerian celebrities will disgrace you 😂
— Lagos Tailor ✨ (@TitoOfLagos) April 9, 2020
Lmaooo 😂 😂 😂
Halima Abubakar posted Ariel 's picture with her baby and claimed it's her baby.
Talmabout "a gift from God…" Well,Ariel don call am out on this her Blessing and Onyeze type of shii pic.twitter.com/qgOYqsjkFh
— EzeNwanyi👑 (@IamEzeNwanyi) April 9, 2020
Halima abubakar stole somebody's baby pictures and some people still want to blame the owner of the baby for exposing their chats talmbout she apologized even when she didn't remove the stolen pictures.
Nigerians will embarrass you!
— 👨🏽 King One X 🇳🇬 🙌🏽 (@MrOneXMind) April 9, 2020
Lmaooooooo so Halima abubakar was never pregnant 😂😂 she lifted somebody’s baby’s pic
— IYA ONI JERSEY 🐍🐍🐍 (@The_Ronkee) April 9, 2020
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