Ever since he came out victorious as the winner in BBNaija Season 6, 2021, White Money became incredibly popular and remains an internet sensation to date.
In this White Money biography, we will talk about his early life, education, career, net worth, and some awesome stats.
So without further ado, let’s get started!
Whitemoney Biography & Early Life.
Hazel Oyeze Onou, also known as White Money, was born to Mr. and Mrs. Only in Kaduna, 1992 where he grew up.
Although born in Kaduna, White Money is originally from the Igbo tribe in the Enugu state of Nigeria.
His early life was not rosy at all, as he was born into an average family, and raised as an average African child.
At a young age, he had to join his mom in her food-selling business just for the family to meet up with their ends.
White Money Education was not all promising as well.
Due to various issues, he could not go further than secondary school. He was only able to secure his NECO certificates before dropping out.
Later in his life, White Money went back to his hometown Enugu, where he lived most of his late teens/youthful life. After doing various menial jobs but not making good headway, he moved to Lagos to seek greener pastures.
WHITEMONEY’S CAREER (WHAT IS HE DOING NOW)
In Lagos, White Money like his fellow Igbo men was passionate about business. One of his most successful ventures was importing and selling designer shoes.
Drawing from his experience in the various hustle he did to cater to himself, being a photographer, generator mechanic, telecommunication masks repairer, and even okada riding, White Money was able to grow his designer shoe business till it started attracting big rich clients as customers.
White Money also has a career in the music industry. In one of his chats with housemates in BBNaija 6, he revealed that music has been in his blood since his childhood days, and he had even released some tracks.
Currently, White Money is a businessman, and following his success in BBNaija, he is now a popular Reality Tv Star, Social Media Influencer, and Brand Ambassador.
Recently, he has been the brand ambassador for top business brands like Binance, Seahorse, Gotv, and Tecno.
WHITEMONEY MEDIA RECORDS
White money has achieved many feats in life, from growing up as a low-life dropout and hustler to becoming one of the most respected Nigerian Stars.
However, his most recognized achievement, which also brought him to the spotlight, was winning Big Brother Naija Season 6.
He entered the Reality Tv Show contest as the number 5 contender and came out number 1 after winning up to 47% of the final votes.
This victory has made “White Money” a household name.
The Tv star, online Influencer, brand ambassador, and businessman, White Money has amassed over N100 million in Net Worth.
Being the winner of BBNaija 2021, he won the N90 million grand prize and has also made millions from being a brand ambassador for Tecno, Seahorse, Binance, Gotv, etc.
Therefore, White Money’s net worth is estimated to be over N100 million.
Like every celebrity, White Money has had his share of controversy.
One of such includes his saga with co-BBNaija Star Queen Mercy Atang.
The duo separated as White Money claimed he couldn’t reply to her chat because he was on a flight.
Although he apologized, the Queen accepted the apology, but refused to accept him back.
She blocked him on WhatsApp, saying “Apology accepted; access denied”.
Talking about WhiteMoney girlfriend, he keep his personal life private so he didn’t disclose her.
WHITEMONEY SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES
On social media, White Money has over 1 million followers. His Instagram account alone has over 1.7 million followers. The following are White Money’s social media handles; White Money Instagram Handle: @whitemoney_ _ (1.7 million followers) White Money Twitter Handle: @itswhitemoney (110K followers) White Money Facebook Page (White Money (Video Creator) 132K followers)
The life story of White Money is living proof that anybody can be a winner despite their childhood circumstances.
He successfully rose from a NECO dropout to the leader of the over 1.7 million White Money Geng.