In a recent social media post, Instagram influencer Egungun extended an apology to Nkechi Blessing’s partner, Xxssive, following criticism over a trending video showing Egungun’s interaction with the actress during an interview.
Xxssive had publicly chastised Egungun for touching and grabbing Nkechi Blessing, deeming it unprofessional behavior.
Incident at Film Premiere
The encounter between Egungun and Nkechi Blessing occurred at the premiere of Mercy Aigbe’s film “Ada Omo Daddy,” where Egungun, known for his catchphrase “That’s crazy” during interviews, was captured embracing Nkechi Blessing from behind.
Xxssive, addressing the incident, expressed his disappointment with Egungun’s conduct, emphasizing the importance of professionalism and respecting boundaries. His Instagram post called out Egungun for what he perceived as inappropriate behavior, urging him to maintain professionalism during interviews.
In response to the criticism, Egungun took to his verified Instagram stories section to offer an apology. He addressed Xxssive, acknowledging his mistake and referring to Nkechi Blessing as his elder sister.
Egungun attempted to clarify that the interaction captured in the video was merely part of a casual vibe and expressed remorse for any offense caused.
Social Media Response
The incident sparked discussions and reactions across social media platforms. While Xxssive’s stance resonated with some, others perceived Egungun’s actions differently, considering the context of the encounter and the subsequent apology.
The incident highlighted the significance of professional boundaries and appropriate conduct, leading to diverse opinions among users online.