Fire razes slay queen's GHC137k Mercedes-Benz hours after she flaunted it online (video)

Fire razes slay queen's GHC137k Mercedes-Benz hours after she flaunted it online (video)

- Hours after flaunting her Mercedes-Benz car, a Nigerian lady has lost the luxury vehicle to fire

- A video of the sad incident has emerged on social media and some Nigerians have cautioned against flaunting success online

- When the car was bought, the lady made a video of the interior and exterior to express how happy she was to acquire the new whip

- Some of those that shared their thoughts on the video making the rounds on social media attributed the sad incident to enemies of progress

A lady has lost her GHC137,000 Mercedes-Benz to fire hours after flaunting the luxury car on social media.

In a video making the rounds on social media, the lady could be seen in her whip expressing joy after acquiring the new machine.

Fire razes lady's N9m Mercedes-Benz
A lady is said to be counting her loss after her car went up in flames. Photo credit: Maciej Luczniewski/NurPhoto
Source: UGC

The car, however, went up in flames hours after the lady flaunted it on social media, and Nigerians could not stop talking about the incident.

After the video was shared on Instagram by @mediagist, a user with the handle @sleekysleekypee wrote:

"Hope she did comprehensive insurance on that vehicle.. If so, then she would be alright."

@horlar_aushbiggie commented:

"Wetin social media go cost some people ehen sorry next time post on Facebook no one cares about your happiness just do it on a low."

@moses_ashadu reacted:

"I saw this car the day it was happening, sad thing is the fire started opposite a fuel station and the fuel station could not help with an extinguisher."

@iambalekzypharah wrote:

"Benz get plenty electrical problem."

In a previous report by, a young South African lady headed online to share that she got a brand new car.

The lady with the Twitter handle, @nolokyyy took to Twitter to share pictures of herself and her family standing by her side as she posed with her cute and brand new "baby".

She captioned the photos:


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