South African rapper, Cassper Nyovest fell victims to hackers who gained control of his twitter account.
In order to regain back his account, the rapper was forced to buy it back.
Cassper joins a long list of celebs who have fallen victim to hackers.
The rapper first announced that his Twitter account had been hacked through a post on his Instagram Stories on Tuesday.
“Bought my my account back from the hacker but now someone else stole my handle and I lost my verification,” Cassper wrote, asking fans to retweet the post in hopes of being verified by Twitter once again.
Bought my my account back from the hacker but now someone else stole my handle and I lost my verification.Hopefully can .@Twitter can help. Please RT
— R.M Phoolo (@casspernyovest) February 20, 2019