During a recent interview with BBC Pidgin News, Nigerian billionaire, and Kiddwaya’s father, Terry Waya revealed he discovered Banana Island, a luxury artificial Island in the commercial city of Lagos, Nigeria.
According to Terry Waya, he played a vital role in the discovery and development of Banana Island.
Going further, the billionaire businessman revealed he was not born into a wealthy home but luck shone on him during the Military regime of Ibrahim Babangida, whom he met through his ‘soldier friends’.
Terry went on to state that he was given the job to develop the Island before he handed over the contract to Chagoury to do the job.
“That Banana Island was given to me. Not many people know that I discovered that Banana Island. I brought Chagoury to do the project. Nobody knew that there was a Banana Island there.” He said.
He also revealed he moved to Kaduna where he got married and raised his kids before sending them off to a boarding school in London, UK.
The Benue state born went on to reveal that people call him “Mr. Versace” because he loves Versace products a lot.
According to him, he loves wearing very colourful clothes because as a short man, he wants to be noticed.
Going further, Terry Waya advised young people never to pay attention to those who mock them for working hard. He said they should keep doing whatever gives them money so far as it is legal.