- A Nigerian lady has set social media on fire after showing off the result of her months of saving money
- The lady shared a photo of the piggy bank, claiming to have found a total of N5.3 million after saving in it for a period of 10 months
- While many internet users hailed her, the actual figure she claimed to have found was faulted by a large number of persons
In a bid to celebrate her 'win,' a lady got herself in the centre of a social media debate.
This is after the lady had taken to social media to announce that she had broken her piggy bank and shared a photo of the huge wads of cash in it.
In a post shared by Pulse Nigeria on Instagram, the lady claimed that the money totalled N5.3 million after a saving period of 10 months.
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Using emojis to describe her excitement at the feat, the lady looked forward to having a swell December period - often regarded as 'Detty Decemeber' in local parlance.
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People quickly did the math on the total visible money faulting the lady's claim of having saved N5.3 million.
Many people do not however believe her
"Let us do analysis. For you to have 5.3 million Naira, u need 53 bundles of N1000 notes to get 5.3 million naira. Then 53 in 100 places will be the number of N1000 notes dat will be inside that box to get 5.3 million naira. 5300 notes of 1000 bills to make up 5.3 million oya check d box again."
"See your mate ke??? Don’t go and compete with anybody oo.not everyone have the luxury to save just like this…do you and what you can let others do themselves okay???
"Detty your December according to your pocket.there is no rush in life. Life Anagaga."
"Well done. Now let's discuss the fact that the money in the box I am looking at in this picture is not close to 1 million naira. Unless there are $100 bills that are invisible to the eyes everywhere in that picture. But well done to the owner."
"My own be say I no knw wetin dey thief my kolo money the last one I did before I gave up... After keeping money for a month what was left inside for was 3k I fainted "
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Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously reported that a Nigerian lady had lamented her stunning discovery after breaking her piggy bank.
According to the lady identified as Olori, she began depositing 1k per day towards what she tagged Detty December. Olori said she took a record of the figures and stopped when it got to 21k.
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But an unexplained emergency forced her into breaking the piggy bank. She needed 20k to settle something and was stunned to find only 6k upon breaking the wooden safe box.
She warned those who want to venture into saving money using the popular wooden box to be extremely careful.