Nitakufinya Finya guy Aaron Asiba Matendechere has sued some Kenyan companies for using his image in advertisement without his consent. Aaron Asiba Matendechere became famous through a viral video threatening a man in live TV interview. He was telling the man that "nitakufinya finya' in that video.
As reported by K24 TV, Aron Asiba Matendechere, famed for his Ntakufinya phrase in a viral video, has sued three corporates for using his image and buzzword without his consent. The three corporates, Co-operative Bank of Kenya, National Cereals and Produce Board (NCPB) and Ruiru Mabati Factory, have been accused of using Matendechere’s image or likeness to endear their products to Kenyans without his express consent.
According to a report by a local daily, Matendechere argues that the three companies have been raking in profits from sales influenced by his popularity and images.
"Matendechere says he has suffered mental torture and pressure from family members who believe the companies have paid him for using his images on advertisements." Tweeted by K24 TV
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