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Sauti Sol on the receiving end over ‘food and exposure’ scandal

Sauti Sol have incurred the wrath of Kenyans on social media in the wake of claims that they offered to pay the female models who would appear in upcoming video with food, bus fare and exposure.

While Sauti Sol have since cancelled the said video shoot and apologised to their fans, on social media the award winning group has been subjected to heavy criticism and ridicule over the incident.

The Melanin hit makers had on Wednesday made an announcement on social media requesting female models between the age of 18-25 years old from Nairobi to submit submit their full body and portrait shots for the shoot.


Food-for-model’s payment claims force Sauti Sol to cancel video shoot

However, on Friday the group found itself on the back foot when an email from one of the agencies they work with was leaked, detailing what the prospective models for the video shoot would be entitled to.

Inspite of the group’s effort to explain the situation and even offer their apologies, Kenyans on Twitter were having none of it: