Its just the first week of the year and Mercy Aigbe is already trending for different reasons and the spotlight is on her.

It all started when Mercy Aigbe released some really cute photos just before her birthday. In the photo, she is seen wearing a lovely red dress. Just when fans were praising and admiring the outfit, a certain lady, Maryam Elishacame out to call out the designer of the dress.

She claims to be the original owner of the dress, stating that she paid for it  for her wedding only for the designer of the dress to stop picking her calls barely 24 hours to her wedding. She also said that the designer came up the story of the delivery man disappearing immediately after he was given the clothes to deliver.

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Well, despite the controversy, Mercy Aigbe looked flawless in it. Still on her birthday, Mercy Aigbe's estranged husband, Lanre Gentry continued to put the actress in the spotlight by surprisingly wishing her a happy birthday.

According to him, even though they aren't together, they share a family and as such he is still part of their life.

Well, its just the first week of January 2018 and Mercy Aigbe is already in the spotlight. She is the first celebrity to be trend in the new year.