BNXN wins Bentley Bentayga, Wizkid buys 7 new luxury cars, NDLEA seizes 249 luxury cars of drug barons, FRSC doesn’t use guns, news in the past week.
BNXN Wins Bentley At 2022 Headies
Nigerian popstar, Daniel Benson, professionally known as BNXN, emerged the winner of ‘Next Rated Artiste’ at this year’s 15th Headies Award. The event took place at the Cobbs Energy Performing Arts Centre in Atlanta, United States on Monday
As the winner of the Next Rated category, BNXN won a brand new 2022 Bentley Bentayga SUV worth over ₦300 million. BNXN dedicated the award to his late mother and other nominees such as Ruger, Ayra Starr, and Lojay.
Wizkid Splashes Over ₦1B On 7 Luxury Cars
MOA Global Services last week revealed that Nigerian singer and songwriter, Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, known professionally as Wizkid, has splashed over ₦1 billion on 7 luxury cars.
Luxury cars seen in a video shared by MOA Global Services includes a Lamborghini Aventador sports car, a Rolls-Royce Cullinan and a customized Mercedes-Maybach Van.
The trio of luxury cars alone already cost over Eight hundred million naira (₦800 million) to own in Nigeria.
NDLEA seizes 249 luxury cars of drug barons
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) says about 286 assets and 600 bank accounts of drug barons have been seized between January 2021 and August 2022.
NDLEA spokesman, Femi Babafemi, who disclosed this in a document, said the assets consisted of 249 luxury cars and 37 mansions.
FRSC doesn’t bear guns
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says that its personnel have not started carrying any form of fire arms while on patrol or on other official duties.
Says viral report should be disregarded in totality as it’s just an old and recirculated image of an overzealous staff who posed with a rifle belonging to a sister agency’s staff in admiration and ignorance in 2018.