One of the richest beggars in Nigeria is Alhaji Umar Dikko, who reportedly has four wives and 18 children
The man is said to own five houses in Kano, transportation company and a sachet water factory
Dikko is the king of beggars in the Ajegunle area of Lagos state Alhaji Umar Dikko has turned begging into a money-spinner for himself as the beggar reportedly has five houses in his home state of Kano, a transportation company and a sachet water factory.
Dikko, who is the king of beggars in the Ajegunle area of Lagos state, has four wives and 18 children, Goldmyne TV reports.
According to legit.ng begging in Lagos and other parts of Nigeria has become rampant and many of the beggars are richer than those who take pity on their conditions and hand out stipend to them.
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Meet The King Of Beggars Who Has 5 Houses, A Transport Company And A Sachet Water Business Alhaji Umar Dikko is not the regular day to day beggar you see in the streets of Lagos begging for alms from public spirited Nigerians who take pity on their conditions and hand out stipend to them. Alhaji Umar may be a beggar but he is a beggar with a difference as he is not only the Sarkin Maroka (King of Beggars) in the Ajegunle area of the state but has also carved a niche for himself as one of the richest beggars in Nigeria. Though physically challenged, Alhaji Umar, is a wealthy man in every sense of the word, with four wives and 18 children to boast of, a thriving transportation business, a sachet water factory and five houses he built in his home state of Kano.