It is well known that being famous has many perks and few downsides; yet, reality TV actress Natacha Akide, better known as Tacha, has requested applause for being a celebrity.
Tacha used her Instagram story to discuss how being a celebrity costs money and wanted viewers to congratulate them for doing it properly.
“So you have not heard that being a celebrity is high maintenance. I am sorry but yes it is, it’s a whole lot of money”.
The 27-year-old also recalled how she was questioned by an immigration officer who asks her how long she stayed in Dubai, how much she has on her after she arrived in the UK and what Job she does.
She further noted that she laughs at celebrities who always try to impress people. Tacha noted that she would impress herself before anyone else.
“this confusion just reminded me of when I was at the airport and the immigration officer asked me “how long did you spend in Dubai?” And I said I spent a month and and couple of more days. She is like “What do you do?” I said influencer. The woman still dey confuse o! She’s like “you were in Dubai for a month and you are in the UK. How much are you with in the UK?”
“Like she dey confuse like how? How is it possible that you are going to be in another man’s country for that long. It’s crazy, it is crazy. So when you see the celebrities you’ll clap for them. It is a lot.
“That is why when I see the ones who try to impress all of you I laugh because I am going to impress myself first, because the rest of you can take care of yourselves”.