Following his appointment as an honorary member of the Liberian Senate, Hazel Oyeze, also known as Whitemoney, the winner of the Big Brother Naija reality television show, has sparked outrage online.
Whitemoney, who won the ‘Shine Ya Eye’ edition of the reality show, announced the news on his Facebook page, along with a video of his conferment.
As part of his appointment benefits, the former BBNaija housemate was also given an official government vehicle.
He wrote, “One Might Wonder, ‘What type of grace is this?’ Having a great time in Liberia as we keep turning up.
“I have been made an Honorary Member of the Liberian Senate and also assigned an official government vehicle immediately. Congratulations Senator.”
“I owe GOD my life and dedication. I just want to thank the Liberian Senate and Everyone in line for this amazing opportunity to serve. Words can’t express how I feel inside.
“I Love you Liberia. God bless Liberia, God bless Enugu and of course, God Bless Nigeria.”
However, the news has sparked outrage on social media, with several Nigerians questioning why the reality star got elected as a senator in Liberia.
Others commended him for accomplishing what previous reality show champions had failed to do.
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