BBN’s Whitemoney Confirms Paying Workers 5 Years in Advance, Claims He Has 150 Staff, Clip Trends

BBN’s Whitemoney Confirms Paying Workers 5 Years in Advance, Claims He Has 150 Staff, Clip Trends

  • BBNaija star Whitemoney recently confirmed he pays his staff members their salaries years in advance
  • In a trending video, the reality star and singer also claimed he currently has 150 staff members
  • Whitemoney's claims in the video have stirred reactions online, as many found it unbelievable

Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) reality star and singer Hazel Oyeze Onou, popularly known as Whitemoney, has caused an uproar with his bold claim about his financial capabilities.

Whitemoney confirmed rumours of paying his staff members their salaries years in advance.

Whitemoney speaks about his staff members.
BBN's Whitemoney describes himself as a multi-versatile person. Credit: @whitemoney
Source: Instagram

The reality star, who was a guest on the EchoRoom podcast, said he currently has 150 staff members. He disclosed he pays them in advance because he easily gets carried away.

Quizzing Whitemoney, the podcast host asked:

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"I have heard that you pay staff members couple years in advance, 5 years, 3 years, is this true?"

The reality star responded:

"It is true, I operate on that system because it helps me get my mind off things because I am a multi-versatile person. I do a lot of things, and I can easily get carried away."

The podcast host further queried:

"How many staff members do you have?"

Whitemoney replied that he currently had 150.

Watch the trending video of Whitemoney speaking about his staff members below:

Meanwhile, recently reported that Phyna called out Whitemoney over a claim he made on a podcast about her. She debunked what he said.

What people are saying about Whitemoney's claim compiled some of the comments, read them below:


"White money with white lies."


"Off the top of my head, only 2 BBN winners have come out to show winning wasn’t a ridiculous decision. Miracle, and Laycon. The rest ehn…kpish."

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"150 workers ?? 5 years advance payment ?? Uncle please now."


"Paid 150 staff 5 years in advance. Even federal government no fit try this kind of stunt."


"I believe the new content is to go on a podcast and start ly!ng so you can trend. Whitemoney take it easy on us."


"Not even Dangote has paid any staff 5 years in advance Whitemoney might be the actual richest man in Africa."

DeeOne shades Whitemoney, Efe, other BBN winners recalls reporting that DeeOne called out senseless former BBNaija winners while praising others.

According to him, only three of them are sensible. He named Laycon, Ilebaye and Mercy as the only winners with sense.

He also threw shades at Miracle, claiming Big Brother had handed him the winning position on a platter.

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