Whitemoney born Hazel Oyeye Onou on the 6th of July, 1992 popularly called White Money is a Nigeria star who rose to fame following his winning BBNaija 2021. Whitemoney emerged winner of 2021 BBNaija shine ya eye.
White money BBNaija was born and bred in Enugu State which is his hometown. Whitemoney spent many years in Enugu before he moved to Lagos to seek greener pastures. White Money BBNaija didn’t have a rosy background or upbringing. He had to sell food with his mother to make ends meet while he was young.
Whitemoney has done numerous businesses just to keep food on his table and a roof over his head. Whitemoney growing up experienced hardtime. According to him he said “I’ve done photography, fixed tiger generators, and fixed telecommunications masts; all because of the hustle and bustle”. In addition, at the height of his hustling, White money has revealed that he has worked as an okada rider.
White Money Naija Net Worth
White Money emerged winner for the BBNAIJA 2021 SHINE YA EYE. Following this, his net worth is over 90 million NGN.
In an argument with fellow housemates, White Money revealed about himself that “if you want to know my worth follow me go to my village.” He argued that Igbo men don’t spend their money where they hustle, they rather build houses and spray money in their hometown. He cited examples of rich Igbo Big boys who followed this same trend, the likes of Obi Cubana, E-Money, Cubana Chief Priest, etc.
Big Brother Naija Winning experience
Whitemoney participated in a tight competition in BBNAIJA Shine Ya Eyes where amongst 24 housemates, Whitemoney he emerged the winner with over 47% vote of the total.
As the season 6 winner, he goes home with a grand prize worth 90 million Naira. The grand prize includes a ₦30 million cash prize, cash in an Abeg digital wallet, bitcoins courtesy of sponsor Patricia, a two-bedroom apartment courtesy of RevolutionPlus Property, a top of the range SUV from a Nigerian automaker, Innoson Motors and a trip for two packaged by Travelbeta, among other consolidation prizes.