opera.com

Reader mode

Papa Penny and Babes Wodumo are living examples that English doesn't pay bills

[email protected] 06/26/2020

View pictures in App save up to 80% data. English is not a measure of intelligence, it is just like any other language , the only difference is that English is a chief medium of communication. Veteran musician Penny Penny and Wololo hitmaker, Babes Wodumo are living examples that English doesn't pay bills.

View pictures in App save up to 80% data.

Papa Penny who was born into a polygamous family of 25 wives and 68 children didn't get a chance to go to school and be educated. He followed a music career for a living. People like Malema used that to tease him saying he is not educated. At some point he became a laughing stock on social media and famous on memes.

View pictures in App save up to 80% data.

Being illiterate or poor in English didn't hinder Penny in any way. He is living his dreams and has achieved many things in life. His reality show, 'Papa Penny Ahee' got more audience as it trends because of the English he speaks. 

View pictures in App save up to 80% data.

Papa Penny has been all over the world and people have been able to hear him nicely with his broken English. He is successful and earn more money than someone who's educated but wake up to work for another man in his business while Papa Penny is building his own legacy.

View pictures in App save up to 80% data.

Babes Wodumo on the other hand, has gotten unnecessary attention after failing to construct a grammatically correct statement when she was trying to explain to a police officer during the first days of lockdown. With all that, Babes is successful and has been nominated in many awards and categories. English doesn't pay bills, hardwork does.  View pictures in App save up to 80% data.

Source: opera.com
The views expressed in this article are the writer's, they do not reflect the views of Opera News. Read more>>

Less Data,More News — Less than 1MB