Man Creates NFT with the Photos of an Elderly Local Musician, Baba Onilu, Sold the NFT Pictures for ₦1m and Gave Half of the Money to the Elderly Man

Man Creates NFT with the Photos of an Elderly Local Musician Baba Onilu Sold the NFT Pictures for ₦1m and Gave Half of the Money to the Elderly Man

A young Nigerian man, Adisa Olashile, has been congratulated and celebrated for his most generosity, after he minted photos of a local elderly musician, fondly known as Baba Onilu, after he gave the man half of the money he made by taking his (Baba Onilu) pictures and selling them.

 

Adisa who is currently serving as youth corps member of the NYSC, revealed that he used to see the man with his musical instrument at the local government secretariat where they, the youth corps usually their weekly CDS, (Community Development Services), so one day he decided to put a smile on the man’s face by taking his pictures.

 

 

He shared this on his twitter handle @adisaolashile, on April 1, 2022, his tweet reads;

I always meet this man at the secretariat where we have our Cds , so I decided to make him smile more with my camera. I hope you all see the emotions in his smiles .

 

 

He didn’t give any hint or update on his page what he’ll use the pictures of the man to do.. or whether he’ll mint them as NFT’s (Non-Fungible Tokens), but he surprised his followers and the man with an update, just 1 week after.

 

 

In a tweet he shared on his page on Friday night, he Adisa surprised his audience when he revealed that he sold Baba Onilu pictures as NFT’s and gave him half of the money he made.

 

 

From a video he he shared, 5 wraps of ₦1000 notes which is usually ₦100k each, was seen as he handed it over to Baba Onilu, he wrote a caption to to the video which reads;

 

Remember Baba onilu? This is the video of how I gave him is 50% of the money made from his picture that minted as nft on @opensea .
NOTE: I’m not rich , I just felt baba needs the money more , nft is here to stay and I will be fine later.

 

 

 

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