A business man based in Dubai, Amjad Ali who supplies royal families, customers across Russia, China and the Middle East with gold-plated devices that cost up to £50,000.
Ali says he is fulfilling an order from the Nigerian FG for 53 solid gold iPhones to mark the country’s 53rd year of independence from Britain on October 1st.
He says the solid gold phones will be engraved with the coat of arms, a shield and two horses.
Basic models in gold or rose gold cost from £3,000, while the most expensive at £50,000 is a gold iPhone studded with hundreds of diamonds, including a giant piece that served as the device’s “home” button.
No word on how much each device ordered for the Nigerian government costs, but if each phone costs £50k (N12.5Million per phone), 53 phones is N663 Million!. Over half a billion Naira of Nigeria's money on just phones
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