According to Daddy Freeze, a prominent figure in Nigerian media, any Nigerian who possesses less than N500,000 in all of their bank accounts is considered to be living in poverty.
The controversial on-air personality, Daddy Freeze said this in a recent Instagram live session that he conducted.
He claimed that his statistics are only waived for people who live in rural villages.
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He went to say that in his opinion anyone residing in Nigeria’s big cities, particularly Lagos, Abuja, and Port-Harcourt, with a combined balance of N500k in all of their bank accounts, is considered to be below the country’s poverty line.
He added that the reason he considered those who have a balance of N500k in all of their bank accounts to be poor is because they cannot afford to live a very comfortable life in those cities.
Social Media Reactions:
Here is what Netizens had to say:
shangeorgefilmmms said: “Poverty’ is not about ‘cash’. U can hv millions in ur account and still be living in poverty.”
mizthicknesz said: “500k in Lekki is truly nothing. I know how much I spend every time I visit. Accommodation alone na 2m upwards… talk-less of money for enjoyment”
queenlynda said: “Sometimes, it’s the way you put your words that matters. Some people might not have up to 500k in the account, but your investment/business and properties may be more than”
noamicrystal1also said: “Na why abroad go always better. You don’t have to be rich to live a standard life!!!”
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“Always Check Your Partner’s Phone and Mail to Know if They are Cheating” – Daddy Freeze Advises
In another news, Daddy Freeze, a popular media personality, has advised people in relationships to check their partners’ phones and mail to find out if they are being cheated on.
The on-air personality, who recently married his longtime girlfriend in an intimate ceremony in the UK, gave this advice in response to a story about a cabbie who dropped his girlfriend off at the park without realizing she was on her way to her wedding.
Daddy Freeze advised people in serious relationships to periodically investigate and go through their partners’ phones to ensure they are not alone in the relationship.