The internet is a powerful tool, that can work either for or against an individual depending on how they choose to use it. The global pandemic has further catalyzed the utility of online spaces for different purposes from entertainment, education, work and communication. Kenya’s controversial Arther Mandela better known as Xtiandela hosted an online event tagged Club Covid on Instagram which came about with a lot of exposure for some of the participants.
The Instagram live that attracted the biggest number of people on the stream brought Shakilla to the spotlight after her dance performance. Since then, she has been involved in a number of scandalous involvements that have gotten her into trouble as well as gain her a lot of exposure. This article looks at Shakilla’s biography and background experiences.
Shakilla Age and Place of Birth
Shakilla was born in Nairobi’s Jamhuri estate to very strict parents. Shakilla’s real name is Shakila Amin. She was born in 2001 and is currently 20 years old as of 2021. Shakilla is a first born in a family of three children and she has revealed that her upbringing was very strict.
Shakilla Education Background
The controversial character is a student at the university pursuing a degree in Computer Science covering aspects such as networking and web development.
Shakilla is not new to Kenyan controversy. Many have speculated that most of the stunts have been geared towards attracting attention and has been tagged as a self-proclaimed socialite. After her first exposure in the online Club Covid, she shot into the spotlight after an online interview with Xtiandela. In the interview, the nineteen-year-old made claims that she had been sexually involved with some of Kenya’s biggest celebrities which caused a huge media uproar.
She claimed to have slept with Willy Paul, Papa Jones, top footballer Victor Wanyama and Otile Brown. These were not taken lightly by the public figures who denied and some threatening to file law suits against Shakilla. She allegedly received seven hundred thousand shillings from Victor Wanyama in exchange for sexual involvement. In response to the subsequent lawsuit threats the football star made, Shakilla remained unshaken and refused to apologize.
She however later on apologized to Khaligraph stating that she made the false claims under alcoholic influence. The nineteen-year-old only apologized to the rest of the celebrities after an extended period of time refusing to affirm whether or not her statements were truthful. Shakilla found herself on the wrong side of the law when she allegedly forced her way into artist Willy Paul’s residence after which she was arrested by the police.
Shakilla Personal Life, Boyfriend
Shakilla has revealed in interviews that she is a socialite and dates several men. She is unapologetic and says she looks up to ‘baddies’ such as Nicki Minaj and Cardi B. She charters her own paths and does what makes her happy. Shakilla owns an OnlyFans account, a platform that allows one to create and share unrestricted content to select individuals who have to make payments before they can access the material. Shakilla claims to have used her money from OnlyFans to start her own agency and run its operations.
The lass lives in a two-bedroom apartment in Nairobi and has a strong dislike for bedsitters. She has recently been seen in close contact with comedian Kennedy Mulamwah raising speculations on the two having something more than a friendship. She was recently one of the nine contestants in Eric Omondi’s Wife Material Show but however lost to Band Beca’s Kamweru Carol.
Shakilla Pregnant for Eric Omondi
After Eric Omondi’s ‘search for the wife material show’, The winner (Carol Kamweru) was selected which threw out other ladies the likes of Shakilla. The young socialite later made claims on social media that she is currently carrying Eric Omondi’s baby in her womb. This has left many Kenyans on social media furious and bitter about the issue. Many netizens are claiming that Eric’s show was just to demean ladies and who were part of the show were just to be misused and later dumped. The Shakilla’s pregnancy issue has not yet been confirmed to be true.
Shakilla Net worth and Assets
Her net worth details are yet to be established and is unknown as at the time of this article’s publication. Rumors have it she is worth up to Kshs. 1.7 Million as of 2021.
Instagram – @i.am_shakilla
|Real Name||Shakila Amin
|Real Age||20 years (as of 2021)|
|Place of Birth||Jamhuri, Nairobi|
|Net Worth||Kshs. 1.7 Million (approx.)|