“Why You Dey Look for Visa?” Nigerian Man Earning N700k Salary Wants to Travel Abroad, Needs Advice

“Why You Dey Look for Visa?” Nigerian Man Earning N700k Salary Wants to Travel Abroad, Needs Advice

  • A Nigerian man with N700k monthly salary, who also has a business, is confused about whether he should relocate abroad like his friends
  • The man who disclosed that he is able to save N1m monthly noted that his friends, who claim abroad life is better, have never told him their savings
  • Nigerians had mixed reactions to his confusion, as some said he had no business travelling abroad

A Nigerian man earning N700k salary and still has a farm business said he wants to relocate out of Nigeria because all his friends have done so.

Confused about what step to take, the man is seeking advice from people on whether he should make a move or not.

N700k salary/Nigerian man wants to relocate
The man said he needed advice on whether to relocate or not. Photo source: JohnnyGreig
Source: Getty Images

Nigerian man earning N700k salary

The man said that though his friends are not telling him how much they save monthly, they always say life is better abroad than in Nigeria.

Read also

"No more japa": Emdee Tiamiyu breaks silence after selling Nigerians to UK Government, people react

PAY ATTENTION: Share your outstanding story with our editors! Please reach us through info@corp.legit.ng!

According to him, despite his intense need to relocate abroad, he has been saving N1m monthly from both his business and job. Many had mixed reactions to his video story shared by @toecm.

Watch the video below:

Legit.ng compiled some of the reactions below:

edreezraji said:

"Do you have kids? If yes, save for 18 months, send your kids and wife abroad to have dual citizenship and stay back in Naija for ur business."

Grace said:

"Pls sir are u married, I’m in Uk. Atleast ur wife is abroad."

Mayowa Abidakun said:

"Lived in the UK for 6 years. I live and work in Nigeria now, quite similar savings to him etc. I am not relocating."

omodano said:

"Why you dey look for visa? This man man taya persin. All that money. He can have the best hia."

Read also

"No Nigerian needs a £15k master's degree": Embattled YouTuber Emdee Tiamiyu opens up in new video

WOV Reports said:

"Let him just travel for visiting there and see for himself."

shittuabimbola449 said:

"Relocate for the children's sake. The children are usually said to have a better life abroad."

Lukman Bello said:

"This man clearly doesn't need anything like japa. He's far better than most of us abroad."


"They can be earning more than him in abroad but trust me he is richer than them ,bills don finish them in diaspora."

Reggae Dancehall Archive said:

"Even with inflation 1M net profit outside salary & expenditures a month …… wenti. I dey find to work for abroad for I might just invest there."

Lady relocates to UK

Meanwhile, Legit.ng earlier reported that a young Nigerian lady, @arikeonifoto, who served the country as a corps member under the one-year compulsory National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), shared a video of herself relocating abroad.

At the beginning of the lady's clip, she could be seen at her orientation camp in full white. Seconds into the same video, she wore her full khaki uniform and a white hijab.

Read also

"You think say you dey Ibadan": Nigerian man living in Canada leaves home around 9 at night, shares video

Oyinbo lady flies Nigerian man abroad

In other news, an oyinbo woman, @lovepiasvibe, shared a video showing the moment her Nigerian boyfriend she has been dating online relocated to Germany to be with her.

In a clip, the woman revealed that she cried her eyes out when she went to meet him at the airport. It was such a great meeting.

Source: Legit.ng

Joseph Omotayo avatar

Joseph Omotayo (HOD Human-Interest) Joseph Omotayo has been writing for the human interest desk since 2019 and is currently the head of the desk. He graduated from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, with a degree in Literature in English in 2016. He once worked for Afridiaspora, OlisaTV & CLR. He is a 2022/2023 Kwame Karikari Fact-Checking fellow. He can be reached via: joseph.omotayo@corp.legit.ng.

Online view pixel