…the affluent palm wine tapper said he made as much as N7000 on each gallon
A 37-year-old Nigerian Palm Wine Tapper, Mr Eze Innocent Nnaemeka popularly known as Spider has built a two-storey building and also bought a Mercedes Benz.
The Enugu born palm wine tapper said that he spends 19 hours of 24 hours, climbing 53 palm trees, the feat he achieved by repeating the routine three times a day.
Spider noted that he fills twenty four gallons of palm wine, which he sells at different markets on daily basis.
The affluent palm wine tapper said he made as much as N7000 on each gallon of his palm wine.
“I built this mansion and bought this Benz through my efforts as a palm wine tapper. I spend 19 hours of every day tapping, the efforts normally give me about 50 gallons on the average.
“I don’t joke with my business of palm wine tapping because my life and those of the persons depending on me hangs on it for our survival.
“I thank God for blessing my hustle, I can proudly say with all sense of responsibility and accomplishment that I am comfortable. My mansion and and my Mercedes Benz is an evidence of what I am saying.” He stressed.
The famous 37 year old Millionaire palmwine taper hails from Ezike/Amufie in Igbo Eze North Local Goverment Area of Enugu State.