Big Brother Naija ‘pepper dem’ housemate, Ike Onyema stirred mixed reactions online as he was spotted hanging out with his ex girlfriend, Mercy Eke’s arch-enemies.
The couple who met on the 2019 reality show, fell in love and were one of the hottest reality couple till they called their relationship off in 2020.
Since their split, the exes never cease to shade each other when the need arises.
Ike Onyema was one of the many BBN reality stars who graced the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards event, the blogger was spotted hanging out with Mercy Eke’s rivals, Nengi Hampson and Tacha Akide.
Fans of Mercy Eke know that the reality star isn’t a big fan of Tacha and Nengi, and since her split with her ex, Ike Onyema has been seen getting closer with her two rivals.
Mercy Eke, on her part, was noticably absent at the glamorous event.
Kemi Filani news recalls Ike Onyema had set the record straight about a shady post which many assumed was targeted at his ex, Mercy Eke.
In a video that surfaced online, Ike Onyema had expressed his love for girls with natural backsides, and netizens considered it a shade to Mercy Eke, who had undergone butt surgery.
In another shading post targeted at her, Ike Onyema revealed that he tried changing a ‘hoe’ into housewife which he couldn’t.
As always, many assumed that he was targeting his Mercy Eke and the reality star was mercilessly dragged.
Following the backlash, the blogger took to his Instagram story to clear the air on his post.
He pointed out how he always kept mute regarding assumptions and speculations but he was going to address this issue.
Ike Onyema informed the public that he still respects and cares for Mercy Eke, hence the reason he can’t shade her.
He also reminded the public that the BBN winner wad mourning the death of her father, which is another reason he can’t target her.
He clarified that his TikTok video was not a shady post as Mercy Eke still remains part of his journey.
He added that he hopes his future posts wouldn’t be seen as a shade to his ex