Bongani Fassie, son of Brenda Fassie, is making headlines after appearing on the latest episode of “I Blew It.” The reality star opened up about his financial troubles and how he went from being a multi-millionaire to having nothing due to his spending habits and drug addiction.
Bongani Fassie on #IBlewIt
Legendary musician Brenda Fassie’s son is on the popular reality show tonight talking about how he blew his money
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Bongani Fassie on “I Blew It”
Bongani Fassie has been trending for the wrong reasons in recent years. Twitter was abuzz after the latest episode of “I Blew It” was released, featuring Bongani as the guest. He spoke candidly about his once lavish lifestyle, which included spending sprees on alcohol, drugs, designer clothes, and fancy cars. He also revealed that he used to rent some of the best apartments in town, spending at least R70 000 on rentals.
Spending Millions on Drugs
Bongani admitted to spending millions on drugs after receiving money from his late mother’s estate. In recent months, he has made it known that he wants to have complete control over his mother’s estate. Brenda Fassie’s estate has been in the news for the wrong reasons in recent years. It was reported that 25 million went missing from the estate with no accountability.
Social Media Reaction
Social media users reacted strongly to Bongani’s episode of “I Blew It.” One user wrote: “Wait, so Bongani Fassie spent 4 Bar on drugs? R4 Million? Did we hear this properly as a country in Cyril’s Economy? #IBlewIt” Another user commented: “People come to #IBlewIt and blame friends, not themselves, for wasting millions, hopefully, Bongani Fassie has done it differently by including himself in that long list of those to blame for spending his money.”