Kwesta falls victim to sim swap fraud

2017-02-03 08:35


Kwesta (Photo: Gallo Images)

Johannesburg – Rapper, Kwesta, took to Twitter to apologise to fans who could not reach him on his public Whatsapp line after someone had tried to perform a sim swap using the muso’s number. 

“Apologies to those who’s messages haven’t been getting through my Whatsapp line. I fell victim to sim swop fraud. FOUL PLAY WILL NOT SUCCEED!” Kwesta tweeted. 

The star, who’s Whatsapp info is displayed on his Twitter account for fans, claimed he was being sabotaged by a person who he chose not to name. 

“Really shameful that there are people in out INDUSTRY who will reduce themselves to dirty tactics & sabotage. We’re turning the other cheek!” he wrote. 

In other tweet he added, “I know who was behind this COWARDLY crime thanks to the people at Vodacom… won’t name you but SHAME ON YOU. We’re praying for you SHEM…”