Hackers have hijacked the social media accounts of late Nigerian singer, Olanrewaju Fasasi, popularly known as Sound Sultan, to scam innocent people.
Sound Sultan’s wife, Farida Fasasi, raised the alarm on Saturday via her Instagram page, as she cautioned the public that her family is not in charge of her late husband’s account.
Sharing a disclaimer picture, Farida wrote, “Kindly disregard any communication from all @soundsultan’s social media accounts.
“The accounts have been hacked by scammers sending messages to innocent people to solicit funds. Please the family has no control over the accounts.
“Lets be watchful. Cybercrime is at an all-time high. Thank you so much for your support all the way. You would be informed when we have control over the accounts.”
TheNewsGuru recalls that Sound Sultan, died on the 11th of July after battling Angioimmunoblastic T-Cell Lymphoma. He was buried same day in the United States, according to Islamic rites.
A month after his demise, his wife, Farida, had broken her silence over her husband’s death as she penned an emotional tribute in his memory.
Part of the tribute read, “It still feels like a bad dream. How is this my fate?. Living without you