Nigerian singer, Paul Okoye, popularly known as Rudeboy, has described diesel as “the new luxury,” following the hike in the price of the petroleum product.
Rudeboy, a member of the music group P-Square, disclosed this on his Instagram story on Wednesday, where he revealed that he spent N1.4m on diesel.
He wrote, “Ordinary house, I’m spending 1.4m Naira for diesel (Generator and diesel.) The new luxury.”
The price of diesel has been on the rise in recent rise due to the ongoing war in Ukraine. The situation is worsened in Nigeria by the collapse of the national grid, which led to blackouts in some parts of the country.