Ex-Huge Brother Naija housemate, Leo Babarinde Dasilva, has made some revelations concerning the relationship he had along with his late father, Leo Babarinde Dasilva Snr, who he not often talks about.
“I all the time prevented talking about my father whereas rising up. This wasn’t as a result of I didn’t know who he was, in truth he by no means hesitated to inform me precisely who I’m and who he was every time. One main cause I prevented it was as a result of who he was didn’t match my actuality and children would label me a liar. My actuality was by no means what he informed me or my title, my actuality on the time was my struggling single mom who gave me greater than she needed to make me an ideal man.
My father taught me two necessary issues in life on today
1. Don’t belief or depend on anybody asides your self.
2. Don’t ever get carried away or plan your life round guarantees from folks.
One among my best regrets is nonetheless alienating him throughout his final months alive. But it surely gained’t have been the primary time. We had a great deal of arguments from 2009 – 2015 as a result of I grew to become too conscious too fast. I believed all of the household I wanted was my mom so my dad and I may go a whole 12 months with out talking.
I’ll give him credit score for one factor which was I nonetheless consider was an enormous gamble, telling me to start out making my personal cash at 16 whereas I used to be dwelling in one other man’s nation. With out him slicing me off, I’d not have change into a serial entrepreneur.
Lengthy and in need of this, I liked my Father very a lot and folks near him would know he liked me simply as a lot. We had our variations however it was largely as a result of we had been the identical folks.
Proceed to relaxation in peace Sir Leo Babarinde Dasilva Snr(1949-2015).”