Saturday, May 25, 2013
Some Nigerian Celebs And Their Cars
Celebrities have a high taste when it comes to the luxuries of life and they do not spare any cost when going for new toys. Some say it is to show that they have the money to throw around; others argue that such luxuries complement their lifestyle. Saturday Beats highlights some entertainers and their recently acquired toys.
He is young and definitely getting the money. So far, anything this young man puts his voice on becomes a hit. As the hits swell in number, so does his bank account.
Recently, Wizkid launched his own record label, Star Boy, and signed on some artistes and music producers. Some days after, the young lad welcomes the newest entrant into his garage, a Porsche Panamera car with customised number ‘W’. The artiste shared the news on his Instagram page when he posted pictures of himself with his new wonder-on-wheels.
With an acceleration rate from a dead stop to 60 mph in 5.7 seconds and a top speed of 167miles per hour, Wizkid must have also considered safety before acquiring the automobile as the hybrid speed machine comes with eight airbags, including dual front, side impact and curtain airbags. The car is said to be valued at $75,200
With just an album under his belt and some hit singles currently riding on the airwaves, the fast rising musician in his bid to show that life is good, got himself a 2013 Infiniti JX35. The car is valued at N7m. Rumoured to be in a relationship with controversial actress, Tonto Dike, Saturday Beats learnt that the singer, who is known for his Omotena and One in a Million hit singles, got himself two plots of land worth over N30m in the Festac area of Lagos a few months back.
Seems 2013 is his year to ride high.
Unarguably one of the most popular bloggers in Nigeria, the beautiful model decided to spoil herself with a 2011 Infiniti FX 35. Why wouldn’t she? It is said that the entrepreneur earns millions per month from blogging. Asides that, she gets involved in some modeling gigs too. Saturday Beats gathered that the delectable entrepreneur paid N8m for the automobile.
I Go Save
Popular Warri-born comedian decided to give himself a treat by acquiring a 2012 customized Range Rover Vogue SUV as a birthday present. Although he has been in the comedy business for a while, he does not headline as many shows. Yet, he was able to come up with N11m for the wonder on wheels. He was also said to have been hosted by Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, for his birthday. I Go Save is also a close friend of I Go Die, a superstar comedian in Nigeria.
He intended it to be his Christmas gift but it came two months later. It was obviously worth the wait as the humour merchant got himself a one of its kind car -a customised 2013 Opel Insignia. Saturday Beats learnt that the car is the first of its kind in Africa. Shortly after the arrival of the car, the comedian took to Twitter and posted, ‘she is the first and only in Africa, I built her from the scratch, as in… I cooked her like soup. #inogetshame’. It was gathered that the automobile cost the humour merchant N10m.The comedian was recently in South Africa for Comedy Central. He was also featured in a short Hollywood movie.
Aside from being an actress, the lovely damsel is into movie production and owns a hair line. She recently added to her garage, a Porsche Panamera car. The elated actress took to Twitter when she got the car to inform her friends and fans. She tweeted, “It’s here finally!!! Loving my new toy!! 4eva thankful Lord!!,” then posted a picture of the car.