“Money Dey Buy Money”: Woman With Baby on Her Back Sings and Dances on Road About New Naira, Video Trends
- A video of a woman singing and dancing on a road about the challenges associated with the new naira has gone viral
- Like someone doing evangelism, the woman sang at the top of her voice, quite to the surprise of passers-by
- She sang about how children, parents, the rich, the poor and every other class of persons are struggling to get the new notes
With her baby strapped to her back, a woman sang at the top of her voice about the problems the scarce new naira notes have caused in the country.
In a TikTok video, the woman is seen dancing on a road, giving a stunning rendition that attracted people.
As she sang in Pidgin English, people took out their phones to record her.
An excerpt from her song goes thus:
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"Children dey cry o. Parents dey cry o. Everybody dey cry o, because of this money.
"Money dey buy money o (x4). People dey naked for bank o (x3) because of this money."
The TikToker who shared the clip remarked that everyone is crazy over the new notes.
Watch the video below:
Social media reactions
Queen Esther said:
"Her child almost fall from her back become she want to express her pains. I really feel for her. God go punish those wey dey suffer us."
"Take this woman to studio. Dey must release this song please."
"Omor na my area be this oh funny but sad truth."
"See me crying because i feel her pain."
"Nawaooo instead of one of them to console her, they are all videoing."
"Pls let’s not sell our right and vote on Saturday. Let’s make Nigeria great again. The pains are just too much."
Roland Ovie said:
"Dis is a good song with meaning pls where out producers I need to hear this sound remix."
Video of two Nigerian ladies playing with new naira notes
Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously reported about a video of two ladies playing with new naira notes in their bed.
Dressed in their nighties, the ladies scattered the notes on the bed as they did a TikTok video using a Nigerian movie voiceover.
The denominations scattered on the bed are the new N200 and N500 notes, as one of the ladies packed them into both hands as they had fun.
The video went viral on TikTok, eliciting reactions from social media users.