You might have heard of children doing all sorts of things before or after their parents’ death to fulfill their last wish. But what a Nigerian man recently did to fulfill a promise to his father has left many people across the world surprised. As per media reports, after his father’s death, a wealthy son buried him in a brand new BMW car instead of a coffin. Apparently, it was his father’s wish to own a luxury car.
As per reports doing rounds in the media, Azubuike, a resident of a remote village in Mbosi, Nigeria had promised to buy his father a flash car when the latter was alive. But upon failing to do so while his father was alive, the son splurged £66,000 cash (close to Rs 60 lakh) to buy a brand new BMW soon after his death.
It is reported that the BMW is furnished with satellite navigation so that the man’s dead father can find his stairway to heaven. Also, Azubuike’s neighbours dug the 6 feet deep grave for his father as a gesture of help. Check out the picture from the funeral below:
This picture from the funeral has gone viral on the social media. It shows a brand new BMW being buried in a huge grave. It has set Twitter on fire with all sorts of funny and shocked comments erupting on the social media platform. We have compiled the most interesting ones for you below. Take a look:
They should seal that car properly with waterproof or something to prevent rust cos after the burial I’m coming to dig it up.. Flex it for a week and put it up for sale.😂😂😂😂😂
— anya kingsley kama (@kingkama20) June 12, 2018
Hmm, where on earth will this nonsensical nonsense happened. Why una too dey lie like this, e good for una eye.
— Francis Melime (@FMelime) June 12, 2018
Sign of madness
— Ezomike Iyke (@EzomsIyke) June 12, 2018
If this is really true, then someone needs to explain how he did not have the money to buy the car BEFORE the father died, then could suddenly afford #35m AFTER he dies…??!😏🤨🤔
— Joi Benson (@JaeBenson) June 12, 2018
This is painfully sad. You bury your father in a brand new BMW? Honour your father & mother while they are still alive, then bury them in decent coffins. Use left over money to assist the poor. Nigerian Govt needs to stop this bad practice which shames even the last rite on earth
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— humphrey mogashoa (@HMogashoa) June 11, 2018
Commitment/Respect or something else https://t.co/QMnZRvCoZ8
— saptarshi (@SubhoS7) June 12, 2018
well done good Son your father will drive the BMW to meet God.. stupidity.
— SKJ (@SegeJohnson) June 12, 2018
That’s insane how can someone with five sense’s do that?.maybe when his papa was alive he used to walk byfoot
— Isaac (@Isaac59290944) June 11, 2018
— Engr. Dannsy Daniel (@dannsydaniel) June 11, 2018
Simply means the man wasn’t financially taking care of his father. Now he wants to cover up. Too late.
— Tafadzwa C Dondo (@tafadzwacdondo) June 11, 2018
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