“One Year in UK, Bought a Laptop, iPhone and Car”: Nigerian Man Shares His Experience

“One Year in UK, Bought a Laptop, iPhone and Car”: Nigerian Man Shares His Experience

  • A Nigerian man in the UK shared his transformative one-year journey online, which quickly resonated with a wide audience
  • He narrated his gradual ascent from humble beginnings to better job prospects, eventually earning enough to indulge in coveted items like an iPhone
  • As a testament to his hard work and adaptation, by the end of his first year, he had acquired both a car and a laptop, symbolizing the fruitful culmination of his efforts

A Nigerian man narrated his journey after a year of residing in the UK, capturing significant online interest with his story.

In a widely viewed video, he detailed how he initially progressed at a modest pace, transitioned to improved employment opportunities, and gradually increased his earnings to afford luxuries such as an iPhone and various other possessions.

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The man shared his experience
He also recounted his challenges. Photo credit: @adedoyyin
Source: TikTok

Man talks about his first year in UK

His perseverance paid off, as he ultimately acquired a car and a laptop, demonstrating the value of his one-year endeavour, as shared by @adedoyyin.

Watch the video HERE:

Legit.ng compiled some of the reactions below:

Olori said:

“Your own one year sweet o.”

Boat8383 wrote:

“You were rich. 1 year n you are touring.”

Omis sufficient commented:

“Congratulations, I tap into your grace.”


“You couldn't eat the food because it was peppery. Me: Who made the food?”

Jk Fashion outfits:

“Congratulations more grace.”


“I followed you up back because of this video. I'm gonna have my testimony of traveling one day A. Adedoyin let me be your Adedolapo.”

Demi's herbsv

“My own is shey you don marry eh baby.”

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“Pls how did you overcome the weather reaction on your skin?”


“Congratulations .. would love to do my masters after Nysc abroad So help me God.”


“Congratulations. one day me too go testify. Amen.”


“Sey na inside UKu take earn all the money u Used do all these stuff.”

Man splashes millions after landing abroad

Meanwhile, Legit.ng earlier reported that a Nigerian man based in the United Kingdom has proudly showcased his friend’s newly acquired car.

The man identified on TikTok as @tonynwazuoke, said that his friend purchased the car after three weeks in the UK.

Tony used his friend as evidence that people who work hard, plan, and save can make it in the UK.

Source: Legit.ng

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Basit Jamiu (Editor) Basit Jamiu is an award-winning journalist and a human interest editor with more than 5 years of experience in the media (Ikeja Bird, Prime Progress, The Movee). He started his journalism career after graduating from Ekiti State University in 2018. He is a 2023 MTN Media Fellow, OCRP Fellow at ICIR, and Accountability Fellow at CJID. He also has professional certificates in Information Management, Technical Writing, Digital Marketing from Google. He can be reached via basit.jamiu@corp.legit.ng.

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