After 71 days of intense competitors, the season 5 of BBNaija tagged, Huge Brother Naija Lockdown, got here to an intriguing finish yesterday, as one individual strolled away with the N85 million whole grand prize.
After 10 weeks of staying cooped in a single home, executing a number of duties from sponsors, partying each Saturday, and watching their opponents go away one after the opposite; 5 finalists emerged from the 20 that began the present – Vee, Neo, Nengi, Dorathy, and Laycon.
Of the 5, simply 1 emerged winner – Olamilekan Agbeleshe, popularly known as ‘Laycon’.
As earlier introduced by Multichoice, N30 million was awarded to him as money prize, with the supplementary 55 million cowling;
- A two-bedroom house courtesy of Revolution Plus
- A prime quality SUV from Nigerian automaker, Innoson Motors
- A journey to Dublin courtesy of Guinness
- Home home equipment courtesy of Scanfrost, and a branded Chiller
- A journey to Dubai packaged by Travelbeta
- 1-year provide of Indomie noodles, Munch it, and Colgate toothpaste
- 1-year provide of Pepsi
- A journey to look at the UEFA Champions League finale
- A model new Oppo Reno 3 smartphone.
Not many are stunned with the result, as Laycon was a robust contender from the primary day in the home. Regardless of his vivid intelligence and calm nature; his victory may be attributed to a robust social media technique by his marketing campaign workforce. His acceptance was simpler, being a light-weight Twitter influencer himself previous to the present.
Additionally, from the diary session within the remaining week, two of the finalists projected Laycon because the most certainly winner. Nengi, notably stated she had at all times thought-about Laycon a robust competitors, and he or she views him as somebody viewers would love. Neo noticed Nengi as a potential winner, whereas Laycon thought Dorathy to be his greatest competitors. Vee stated that Laycon had sturdy plans of what to do with the cash, and believes he’s deserving of the grand prize.
Talking of sturdy plans, Nairametrics analysis workforce has provide you with potential investments that Mr. Agbeleshebioba Massoud Al Khalifah aka Laycon ought to contemplate, as he begins his millionaire part.
Already, the finalists have received some prizes by way of duties from sponsors of the present; in reality, the entire finalists have received at the very least N3million prize every, and Laycon particularly has about N7 million in extra winnings. Assuming that this N7 million and different presents would deal with his residing bills for the following few months, whereas he channels the N30 million into worthwhile investments.
The 26-year-old singer and rapper has during the last couple of years constructed a music profile that might profit massively from his new-found fame. Already, front-line artistes like Davido are hinting a potential collabo with the College of Lagos graduate.
In April 2019, Fierce Nation signed on Laycon, alongside Runnjozzy. His singing profession dates again to the 2014 Coke Studio College of Lagos occasion, the place he was one of many 10 artistes who carried out. Later in 2017, he was one of many prime 10 finalists on the MTV Base LSB problem.
After struggling by means of his music profession for years, with out recognition, Laycon will uncover that N30 million is some huge cash if invested correctly. Additionally it is a sum that might evaporate in a matter of weeks, if misused.
Mercy Eke, winner of final 12 months’s ‘Pepper Dem’ version, invested her money winnings in increasing her luxurious clothes line, and launching her actual property firm “Lambo Houses” which she based in partnership with a seasoned actual property Guide/luxurious property developer, and an skilled lawyer.
Now, Laycon doesn’t have a luxurious clothes line which he may need to develop, however Analysis Analyst Samuel Oyekanmi avers that he might contemplate actual property investments identical to final 12 months’s winner. He could not have to begin an actual property firm, if he has little interest in it, and a few landed property might make a very good addition to his portfolio, on condition that the worth not often depreciates. “Such property might turn into hoteling centres or rented flats, and convey spectacular returns over time,” he stated.
Founding father of Nairametrics, Ugochukwu ‘Ugodre’ Obi-Chukwu, suggests Laycon ought to contemplate selection shares within the Nigerian and international inventory exchanges, in addition to investments in cash market devices, the place some first rate income may be made.
In keeping with him, “This can even be the time to look into Agri-Tech investments, utilizing crowdsourcing platforms, after which you’ll sit again and watch your funds develop over a time span of 5 months to a 12 months.”
One other funding price contemplating is Meals manufacturing. Meals is a necessity, and the border closure has carried out wonders for investments alongside the meals worth chain, from farming to processing, and so forth.
The transportation sector can be thought-about. With correct administration, an funding in a few automobiles within the transport line, might additionally yield good returns for Laycon.
Nairametrics’ Funding Analyst, Olumide Adesina, thinks that Crypto-currencies are a very good guess right now, as they’re now getting used to facilitate funds. He stated, “Cryptos supply the best yield throughout monetary property, and investing in them can solely prove nice. It has lately been attracting institutional funds, and is correctly regulated by means of a authorized framework. Laycon might additionally contemplate Agro-allied shares, as lots of them have carried out fairly nicely. Regardless of the insecurity issues disrupting farming in Northern Nigeria, agro shares akin to Okomu Oil have enriched traders, by means of dividend pay-outs and appreciation of share value. A whole lot of traders are U.S shares, however among the many log, the tech market stays essentially the most enticing, after the spectacular efficiency tech corporations like Google, Fb, Apple, and Amazon placed on this 12 months. Lots of people have been spending extra time on their telephones, working remotely, shifting their companies to the digital house, and offering companies down the worth chain; all of those has improved the efficiency of tech shares.”
Laycon may have to hold all these in thoughts, whereas drawing up the price range allocation for his N30 million money prize.