Nigerians took to Twitter to react to “recent development”, which is chewing stick undergoing rebranding abroad and being sold for a price one never expected.
The chewing stick which had undergone rebranding abroad is now being sold in London for £14.99 and $15 in United States. Here are some reactions and photos below;
See how much chewing stick is sold in London £14.99 Package yourself guys….
My people come and see o! Common chewingstick don travel overseas come rebrand. Ladies and gentlemen, allow me to introduce to you, the Organic Toothbrush – 30 day supply goes for $18.
See what happens when we Africans don’t innovate? Someone packages ‘pako’ (chewingstick) and calls it an “organic toothbrush”. How many new products could #Africa give the world?
What we fail to value has been transformed by westerners. Please welcome our very own PAKO, now classified as organic toothbrush. Chewingstick $15 (N5’400)
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