Beyond his entrepreneurial achievements, Nigerian business tycoon and philanthropist, Femi Otedola, has garnered widespread attention for his opulent lifestyle and displays of unparalleled glamour and extravagance.
His lifestyle exudes luxury, decadence, and a penchant for the finer things in life has captivated the world. One such exquisite display of glamour and extravagance was when Otedola and his family flew from Monaco to Italy to buy ice cream. His daughter, DJ Cuppy who shared the videos on her social media pages revealed that they only visited for an hour to get some gelato.
Join us as we explore Otedola’s flamboyant displays which usually leave onlookers in awe. Let’s get in.
Renting a luxury yacht for his 60th birthday celebration
Otedola who has a M/Y Nana Yacht spent $3 million to rent a luxury Yacht, Christina O in celebration of his 60th birth anniversary. Celebrating in the luxury Yacht was a dream come through for Otedola because it was owned by one of his mentors, Aristotle Onassis, the late Greek shipping magnate.
Purchased by Onassis for $34,000 in 1954, Christina O is the 59th largest yacht in the world as of 2022, measuring 99.13 meters in length. The yacht boasts of an alfresco dining and bar, chaise loungers, a spacious promenade deck with an aft spa pool, the main deck, a swimming pool, a Minoan bull and vaulter mosaic, and a dance floor.
His purchase of 3 Ferrari Portofino for his daughters
Another display of glamour by Otedola was when he bought a Ferrari for each of his daughters: DJ Cuppy, Temi and Tolani. DJ Cuppy shared photos of the Italian luxury sports cars with customised plate numbers on social media. She wrote, “Papa took us shopping and bought one of each!”
Reacting to the news, Nigerian artiste, Davido wrote, “Congrats cuppy ….I will do the same for my daughters one day AMEN .. chai money good.” A Ferrari Portofino cost over $200,000.
Otedola’s Dubai and Monaco home
Otedola’s Dubai and Monaco homes are properties that stand out. While details of both homes are sketchy online, pictures of the home speak so much about the luxury they represent. His Monaco home is situated in a luxury area that afforded DJ Cuppy the opportunity of watching the Monaco Grand Prix from her balcony.
Describing the Dubai home after his visit, Mr Eazi wrote, “My Oga your house na Palazo!!!!!!!! Triple Tuale Sir.” His daughter, DJCuppy, also wrote, “Is this a house or a museum?”
His £5m Country Home Birthday Gift for DJ Cuppy
DJ Cuppy, who clocked thirty last year got a country house of £5million as a birthday gift from her father. This was contained in the shared details of chats between herself and her father via Instagram.
In the chat, Otedola wrote, “Ifemiii of course not! I could never forget #CuppyDay! Happy Birthday to my Angel Ifemi. I’ve instructed Andy at Barclays Bank to buy you £5,000,000. (Five million pounds) country home as your 30th birthday present. Can’t think of any other befitting present you deserve for this special birthday. You have continuously made Papa proud year by year and have been a blessing in my life.” This was another extravagant display that got several reactions from Nigerians.
His trove of luxury cars
The Nigerian billionaire’s trove is another place to find glamour and extravagance. From his Mercedes SLR McLaren which goes for an estimated cost of $500,000 to his Rolls Royce Phantom VIII, Otedola leaves no stone unturned when showcasing his wealth. Other cars in his garage include a Mercedes-Benz AMG G63, G-Wagon and BMW 6 series.
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