Andrew Tate banned from Facebook and Instagram
Emory Andrew Tate III (born December 14, 1986) is an American-British social media influencer and former professional kickboxer. Following his kickboxing career, Andrew Tate made a move to influencer marketing, subject to controversy due to his allegedly misogynistic statements on topics such as sexual assault that resulted in bans from Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Andrew Tate has also been at the center of a legal investigation involving human trafficking and rape allegations.
Meta has banned influencer Andrew Tate from Facebook and Instagram for violating its policies. The former kickboxer rose to fame in 2016 when he has removed from the TV show Big Brother over a video that appeared to depict him attacking a woman.
Andrew Tate went on to gain notoriety online, with Twitter banning him from saying women should “bear responsibility” for being sexually assaulted.
Andrew Tate had 4.7 million Instagram followers at the time his account was removed that number had grown rapidly from around one million followers in June.
Meta said it had removed the kickboxing star from its platforms for violating its policies on dangerous organizations and individuals but did not provide further details.