Zari the boss lady is running up and down after hackers took control of her official Instagram page under the user name zarithebosslady.
The socialite who was recently teargassed in Arua no longer have login details to her page which boast of 4.3M followers. The page also got verified by tweeter and the socialite is scratching her head pondering the next move.
Information close to the mother of five indicates that the hackers are demanding huge sum of money before releasing her account back to her.
“These guys want to paid $4,000 in bitcoin and she is realy stressed about it.” A source close to Zari told us.
At the current exchange rate, the amount being demanded is worth 15,000,000 Uganda shillings.
Bitcoin is form of cryptocurrency that the receiver of the money cannot be traced and has been used by most hackers since it conceals their identity.
Zari become the latest Uganda celebrities whose account has been hacked after East Africa heavy weigh Dr. Jose chameleon and Uganda leading female comedian Anne Kansiime also suffered the fete.
Chameleon later paid the hackers to regain her account while Kansiime could not afford the ransom money and eventually lost her account to hackers.
It is unsure if Zari will be able to pay the demanded amounts to hackers.