Popular Kannywood actress, Maryam Booth, on Saturday accused her former boyfriend, Ibrahim Ahmad Rufai aka Deezell of secretly recording her as she was changing her clothes and leaking it to the media.
In her first reaction since the nude video leaked on social media, she said he had been threatening to leak her nude shots.
The actress, who is said to be the mistress of Senator Uba Sani (APC, Kaduna Central), claimed that the video was shot three years ago.
She vowed to sue the perpetrators of the act even as she said she was still making consultations on the matter.
Her Instagram post reads: “I am aware of the current trends and media outrage regarding the unfortunate leaked video, purported to be me, released via number of social media platforms, and viewed by thousands of people so far.
“Initially, I wanted to keep mute until security agencies concluded their forensic research and investigation. “The recent statement from someone in person of Ibrahim Ahmad Rufai, popularly known as Deezell, leaves me with no choice but to break the silence.
“As a woman, actress and role model, I will not let this matter to be swept under carpet. “For the record, I want to categorically state that this same man (Ibrahim Ahmad Rufai) has been, in multiple occasions threatened to leaked my video if i didn’t give him money. “As a woman, actress and role model to millions, I have been trying to protect my dignity through possible means but without my knowledge, the three-year-old video was leaked.
“In a situation like this, one needs to be very observant before any pronouncement, but it is true that Deezell was my Ex who then sneakily recorded me while I was changing. “I am already in touch with associates for consultation, which may require taking legal actions against whoever is responsible for leaking it.
“I want to appreciate my family, friends and particularly my fans for their compassion, sympathy and concern in this trying time. Thank you all.”