Who is a Yahoo boy?
Initially, the term Yahoo boy was connected with fraudsters who make money through dishonest means on the internet. There several proven crooked schemes such people use while striving for immense wealth. As for the people on this list, they cannot be said to be directly involved in internet fraud, they however live the lavish lifestyle of typical Yahoo boys. For example, in most cases, their sources of income are unknown. They also behave quite boldly, prove their social status in the online space and sometimes neglect the moral norms typical for ordinary Nigerian citizens.
- Hushpuppi is incredibly popular and very rich; he does not hesitate to show off on his Instagram page and other social networks. News about him constantly appear on the most popular Nigerian blogs. Hushpuppi is always in the spotlight. He once revealed that he was born into a poor family and earned all his money on his own after he went to Malaysia where he has lived for 4 years. A lot of celebrities could easily envy his huge audience on Instagram. This guy does not stay inactive and often participates in aggravated disputes with other stars such as Davido, Ice Prince, Phyno and Kcee.
- Shy Boss This rich guy has over 180,000 fans on social media; he seems to know how to make money. Despite the fact that he calls himself “Shy Boss”, he does not hide his expensive accessories and clothes. In fact, he openly boasts of all the things he has, which brings him a lot of admiration and envy. This explains why he calls himself a “boss”.
- Mompha This famous businessman from Lagos often posts photos of himself holding a lot of money on Instagram. Unlike other big guys, he does not only boast of his wealth but also gives advice to his followers on how to succeed in the business sphere. He inspires them to painstakingly work hard so that they can also enjoy a luxurious life. Mompha runs his own business in Lagos. His enterprise is called Mompha De Change and is the main source of his wealth.
- Baddy Oosha This wealthy guy whose real name is Badmus Akeem currently lives in Malaysia, but his native land is Nigeria. He has worked as an actor with the likes of Toyin Abraham in the past; he is also associated with the musical works of some popular celebrities like Lil Kesh, 9ice and Olamide.
- King Jide King Jide aka ‘Mayor of Cape town’ lives in South Africa. His wealth and charisma have helped him gain a huge number of fans. One of the most unforgettable stunts he has pulled was spending N5m on 30 Ace of Spades and 1 Dom Perignon. Nobody knows exactly how he makes his money, but they certainly know what he spends it on from the photos he shares.
It is possible that there are way richer people in Nigeria who prefer to keep their wealth and leading businesses a secret, however, these 5 guys on our list do not hide anything from their fans and sincerely share the details of their lives on social networks. Sometimes their actions seem extravagant and even lead to scandals, but they still have a large number of fans who love them with all their hearts.