I’m A Celebrity fans call for Babatúndé to get ‘award’ for calling out Matt Hancock for affair


‘You didn’t just fall in love – you were grabbing booty bruv!’ I’m A Celebrity viewers laud Babatúndé Aléshé for ribbing Matt Hancock over his his Gina Coladangelo affair scandal

I’m A Celebrity fans lauded Babatúndé Aléshé after he called out Matt Hancock for ‘grabbing booty’ when he was caught having an affair with Gina Coladangelo.

The comedian chatted to Matt about the infamous affair after the politician got back from earning 11 stars in the Tenacles of Terror challenge on Thursday night.

Babatúndé asked Matt: ‘How have things been? to which Matt replied: ‘It was really tough.’

 Hysterical: I’m A Celebrity fans were in hysterics on Thursday night, when Babatúndé Aléshé called out Matt Hancock for ‘grabbing booty’ when he was infamously caught having an affair

Babatúndé said: ‘Because you messed up.’

Matt replied: ‘I messed up and I fessed up. I resigned and it’s no excuse but I fell in love, right? That also had a lot of other consequences obviously.’

Babatúndé said: ‘You didn’t just ‘fell in love’ you were grabbing booty bruv!’

Matt responded: ‘Oh give over.’

Babatúndé laughed: ‘Sorry.’

Scandal: Matt resigned as Health Secretary after it was discovered he had breached Covid-19 social distancing rules with Gina and was replaced in the role by Sajid Javid

Scandal: Matt resigned as Health Secretary after it was discovered he had breached Covid-19 social distancing rules with Gina and was replaced in the role by Sajid Javid

Matt said: ‘You are a comedian.’

Matt added: ‘That’s been hard, I obviously brought it on myself, so yeah… it’s been tough.’

Babatúndé asked: ‘Are you still with the lady?’

Matt replied: ‘With Gina? Yeah very much so, yeah, totally. That’ll be the best thing about being kicked out, seeing her on the bridge.’

Babatúndé said: ‘Look man, I don’t judge you bruv. I may take the piss out of you.’

Matt laughed: ‘I don’t mind that.’ 

Heart to heart: The comedian chatted to Matt after the politician got back from earning 11 stars in the Tenacles of Terror challenge

 Heart to heart: The comedian chatted to Matt after the politician got back from earning 11 stars in the Tenacles of Terror challenge

Viewers could hold back their laughter at the exchange and took to Twitter to voice their amusement.

One fan was in hysterics, writing: ‘Not Babatunde telling Matt Hancock he was grabbing bunda. this years I’m a celeb can’t be real’.

Another agreed, tweeting: ‘Never did I imagine I would here someone tell Matt Hancock that he was “grabbing that booty bruv”‘.

A third echoed: ‘MATT HANCOCK GRABBING BUNDA SOMEBODY GET BABATUNDE AN AWARD #ImACeleb’.

Hilarious: Viewers could hold back their laughter at the exchange and took to Twitter to voice their amusement

Hilarious: Viewers could hold back their laughter at the exchange and took to Twitter to voice their amusement

While a fourth said: ‘Babatunde telling Matt Hancock he was grabbing booty. nah this is the funniest crossover EVER #ImACeleb’.

And a fifth chimed in to add: ‘Babatunde saying the phrase “grabbing bootie” to Matt Hancock is not something I ever expected to hear and I don’t know how to feel about it! #ImACeleb’.

Matt resigned as Health Secretary after it was discovered he had breached Covid-19 social distancing rules with Gina and was replaced in the role by Sajid Javid.

He later latter admitted he had ‘blown up every part of my life’ after he was caught on CCTV cheating on his wife with married aide and millionaire lobbyist Gina against the door of his Whitehall office in June last year.

He lost his job when it emerged they were seeing each other despite her being his aide and them breaking social distancing rules that he had created.

Comedian: Babatúndé said: 'You didn’t just ‘fell in love’ you were grabbing booty bruv!'

Comedian: Babatúndé said: ‘You didn’t just ‘fell in love’ you were grabbing booty bruv!’

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