- Reality star, Ike Onyema, has stated that he was richer before his time in the BBNaija house
- The 2019 ex-housemate revealed this in his response to a fan who said he would have been a gangster if not for the show
- Ike in his response to the fan added that fame is not cheap
Nigerian reality star and brand influencer, Ike Onyeoma, recently left tongues wagging with his comment about his wealth and the influence of BBNaija.
It is no news that the reality show which is currently in its 5th season, has pushed a lot of people into the limelight and changed their lives for the better.
However, Ike whose time in the 2019 BBNaija house made him famous in Nigeria, has made it known he was richer even before the show.
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The Nigerian celebrity had shared a photo of himself posing by a black Benz.
While many people took to the comment section to compliment the photo, one particular Instagram user commented saying that if not for the BBNaija platform which helped him, he would have been a gangster.
In response to the comment made, Ike pointed out that 'his account was larger before BBN' and that 'fame is not cheap'.
See screenshot of the exchange below:
Meanwhile, BBNaija Pepper Dem winner, Mercy Eke, received heat online following some utterances she made in a recent video circulating the internet.
Since the launch of the 2020 edition of the show known as the Lockdown, many people have chosen sides including celebrities. However, it appears Mercy isn't ready to pick a side yet despite the pressure from fans.
In the video, the reality star expressed annoyance at being barraged with comments from fans asking her to pitch her tent with at least one of the housemates.
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In other news, Former Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) housemate Tokunboh Idowu aka TBoss is filled with gratitude and appreciation towards everyone who took out time to join in celebrating her daughter’s birthday.
The reality star recently flooded her Instagram page with some adorable photos as she thanked friends, family and fans for their well-wishes.
In the photos, mother and daughter were spotted twinning as they rocked a similar outfit. One of the pictures captured the little one gently perched on her mother’s lap.
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