- A man with the Twitter handle @itsBolajii saved enough money in his piggy bank to treat himself to a good Christmas season
- @itsBolajii broke up his savings box to reveal crumpled notes that were rolled in to fit into the receptacle
- People wondered how he was able to keep himself from tearing the paper box down before the due date
A man with the Twitter handle @itsBolajii would be having a very glorious Christmas celebration as he finally opened the piggy bank he has been saving in for a long time.
In a post on Monday, December 21, he shared photos showing the box which contained folded N500 and N1000 notes.
As a way to show he has enough money to spend at his disposal, @itsBolajii asked tweeps where he could "turn up at."
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Many applauded his courage for saving that much in a piggy bank made from a carton, unlike the common wooden ones.
See his post below:
Legit.ng compiled some of the reactions his post got below:
"You use carton save money? You really tried. You’re strong."
"I was about saying this, how the you save that much money in carton? na me go tear am myself, I can't even use safe that has padlock, when I was younger, the kind of piggy mum bought requires the intervention of the welder to open, me that ll use broom to remove money in kolo."
"Avoid spending money you have, your future will thank you for that..."
"The money must have lost its value inside that safe, since dollar has risen by almost 50%."
"I remember when I was saving with this ...total savings was supposed to be 122k opened it and saw 27,050. My world crumbled!!! Started saving from feb-june and lo and behold!!!"
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"My mom once gave me one piggy. I don't know that she'd opened it before. So she was just harvesting my money as I was putting it in the piggy. I was shocked when I tried to break the piggy and I found out that it had been opened before."
"Planning on opening mine next year, been saving for two years."
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Meanwhile, Legit.ng earlier reported that two young Ghanaian ladies took to social media to share what they found in their piggy bank as the festive season approaches.
One of the ladies with the Twitter handle @ikejnr_23 said she started saving from January 1, 2020 and stopped on December 21, 2020.
Sharing pictures of the Ghanaian cedi notes, the other lady with the handle @Bena_hemaa said she is aware that what she saved is small.
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