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Most expensive, cheapest and worst gift I have received – girls speak

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Naturally, people love to be celebrated and the best way to express this is in giving a gift. On many occasions like birthdays, Christmas, Valentine and other anniversaries, including mothers and fathers day for married couples are the best period to surprise our loved ones with a gift.

Gift can mean either material things or just emotional expression. A gift could signal too much commitment, depending on the worth.

ENCOMIUM Weekly sought the opinion of ladies on the cheapest, worst and most expensive gift they have ever received. In these chats they revealed the gift they appreciated and the ones they regard as trash.

 

ADANNA IFEANYI

What is the most expensive gift you have ever gotten from a man?

He staged a surprise birthday party for me in a lounge last year. It was fun time for us all. I really appreciated the gift.

What is the cheapest gift you have ever received?

A plate of rice and drink from a restaurant.

What is the worst gift you have ever gotten from a guy?

I don’t have a worst gift. Should I say promise and fail from a guy but it is not a gift really.

 

TOSIN ADEJUYIGBE

What is the most expensive gift you have ever gotten from a man?

A brand new phone. I cannot remember the model but it was a Blackberry. It was the best then. I know the guy went all out to get that phone. He wasn’t too financially strong to get such a gift for me.

What is the cheapest gift you have ever received?

A pack of candy, funny enough, I appreciated the gift.

What is the worst gift you have ever gotten from a guy?

A hug, it was really annoying but I hugged him back.

 

BOSE AJEGBE

What is the most expensive gift you have ever gotten from a man?

A lovely mobile phone. Not the best in its category but it was nice.

What is the cheapest gift you have ever received?

It was a flower on Valentine’s Day. I ended up throwing it away because I expected more than that.

What is the worst gift you have ever gotten from a guy?

It was a message that he was breaking up with me on my birthday. The worst gift a girl can ever receive.

 

ABEKE ATILOLA

What is the most expensive gift you have ever gotten from a man?

It was an all expense paid trip while on vacation. I travelled to South Africa. I had a nice time and spent two weeks there.

What is the cheapest gift you have ever received?

I appreciate all gifts, even if it is a pen. I don’t see any gift as cheap because it came from a sincere heart.

What is the worst gift you have ever gotten from a guy?

No gift is worse, it is the motive behind the gift that matters.

 

FUNKE OLABISI

What is the most expensive gift you have ever gotten from a man?

A beautifully wrapped pack consisting of different items, diary, lovely jotter, teddy bear, biscuits, a beautiful pen, lovely shirt and a vase in form of a globe that had a beautiful red flower in it.

What is the cheapest gift you have ever received?

A polo T-shirt.

What is the worst gift you have ever gotten from a guy?

I don’t see any gift as worse. The guy may not be financially buoyant when he bought it.

 

DOLAPO FADIPE

What is the most expensive gift you have ever gotten from a man?

A mobile phone, Blackberry Z10 when it came out newly.

What is the cheapest gift you have ever received?

A teddy bear, very cute and lovely one.

What is the worst gift you have ever gotten from a guy?

I don’t think I have ever received any worst gift.

 

SHOAL AKANBI

What is the most expensive gift you have ever gotten from a man?

A perfume worth N10,000.

What is the cheapest gift you have ever received?

A rose flower. Funny enough, I don’t care about flowers, I never liked it.

What is the worst gift you have ever gotten from a guy?

A rose flower. I didn’t appreciate it at all.

 

BADMUS BOLA

What is the most expensive gift you have ever gotten from a man?

He staged a surprise party for me and I got a lovely pair of shoes and a bag as my birthday gift as well.

What is the cheapest gift you have ever received?

A teddy bear.

What is the worst gift you have ever gotten from a guy?

A phone call to wish me happy birthday.

 

MARY KOSEMANI

What is the most expensive gift you have ever gotten from a man?

A diamond engagement ring. It was a sight to behold. I have been protecting it jealously since then.

What is the cheapest gift you have ever received?

A meal at a Chinese restaurant during my birth day last year.

What is the worst gift you have ever gotten from a guy?

I appreciate all gifts, even if I don’t like them.

 

OMOTOSHO LAWAL

What is the most expensive gift you have ever gotten from a man?

A dinner for two at a Chinese restaurant. It was a nice outing. I had a good time with him.

What is the cheapest gift you have ever received?

A pair of sandals. Lovely black sandals. It came handy because I wanted to buy it before he gave me as a gift.

What is the worst gift you have ever gotten from a guy?

Snacks at a nearby joint.

 

UCHE ABAZIE

What is the most expensive gift you have ever gotten from a man?

He paid my ticket to Abuja. He was just starting work and he paid for the trip and my accommodation in Abuja.

What is the cheapest gift you have ever received?

A plate of food at a restaurant.

What is the worst gift you have ever gotten from a guy?

An ugly bag.

 

ADEOTI OLUWAFEMI

What is the most expensive gift you have ever gotten from a man?

An engagement ring and he proposed to me on my birthday.

What is the cheapest gift you have ever received?

A shirt.

What is the worst gift you have ever gotten from a guy?

I don’t see any gift as worse because it came from a good heart.

 

FISAYO ATARASE

What is the most expensive gift you have ever gotten from a man?

A gold chain, I am even wearing it now. He gave it to me five years ago.

What is the cheapest gift you have ever received?

A teddy bear.

What is the worst gift you have ever gotten from a guy?

A pen, it was a lovely one but I did not appreciate it.

 

LINDA BRIGHT

What is the most expensive gift you have ever gotten from a man?

A teddy bear as big as a 10 year old boy. He gave it to me on my birthday.

What is the cheapest gift you have ever received?

A wrist watch.

What is the worst gift you have ever gotten from a guy?

Set of cheap pants.

 

JUMOKE ABIMBOLA

What is the most expensive gift you have ever gotten from a man?

A gold wrist watch. It was a lovely one with glittering stones.

What is the cheapest gift you have ever received?

A polo shirt.

What is the worst gift you have ever gotten from a guy?

A terrible meal at a restaurant.

 

IDOWU BALIKIS

What is the most expensive gift you have ever gotten from a man?

A surprise birthday party and it was very, very interesting.

What is the cheapest gift you have ever received?

(Laughs) Doughnuts from Shoprite.

What is the worst gift you have ever gotten from a guy?

Worst gift I have ever received from a man is picture frame. I was very angry when I saw it because it was perfectly wrapped and I was expecting something like a phone.

 

DAMILOLA GLORY

What is the most expensive gift you have ever gotten from a man?

It was the latest Nike footwear.

What is the cheapest gift you have ever received?

N200 recharge card and I was so pissed off because I spent my N500 airtime on the guy and all he could send after my airtime finished was N200.

What is the worst gift you have ever gotten from a guy?

I have never received a worst gift from a man because when you expect something from a guy you get nothing in return.

 

CYNTHIA AKPAN

What is the most expensive gift you have ever gotten from a man?

It is a Christian Soriano shoe. I was so surprised because I was not expecting it at all.

What is the cheapest gift you have ever received?

It was on my birthday last year and there’s this guy after me, so I told him it was my birthday. He told me he was going to surprise me with a gift. The next thing he did was to bring out a pack of jollof rice seasoning and said I should go and make jollof rice for me and my friends.

What is the worst gift you have ever gotten from a guy?

It was Valentine’s Day and I got a gift from my boyfriend. I was expecting a phone because he promised to get me one and when I opened the pack, I saw a set of pants.

 

IFEOMA JOHNSON

What is the most expensive gift you have ever gotten from a man?

My laptop. I got it like two months ago. It is an Apple Macbook. I have still not gotten over the joy of it.

What is the cheapest gift you have ever received?

Sachet water. I went on a date with this guy and on our way, I told the guy I was thirsty and he called someone selling bottle water and sachet water and the next thing he said was ‘bring me one pure water’. And he paid for it and gave it to me.

What is the worst gift you have ever gotten from a guy?

I have never received a worst gift.

 

TEMI ONI

What is the most expensive gift you have ever gotten from a man?

It was a perfume and it costs N15,000. It was something I was not expecting at all. I went shopping with the guy and he asked me to pick something and I picked the perfume. When we checked the cost it was N15,000 and he did not complain.

What is the cheapest gift you have ever received?

N200 recharge card.

What is the worst gift you have ever gotten from a guy?

I have never received a worst gift.

 

AMANDA UDOH

What is the most expensive gift you have ever gotten from a man?

An iPhone 6s and it was from my boyfriend. He just surprised me that evening when he drove to my school and when he was leaving, he gave the phone to me.

What is the cheapest gift you have ever received?

A pack of Five Alive fruit juice.

What is the worst gift you have ever gotten from a guy?

There is nothing like worst gift. It depends on your mindset. There is nothing called worst gift.

 

RACHAEL AKINYELURE

What is the most expensive gift you have ever gotten from a man?

A phone and it was on my birthday. That same day, I got a perfume from a guy too.

What is the cheapest gift you have ever received?

Recharge card, N500 transfer and I was very angry.

What is the worst gift you have ever gotten from a guy?

A book. I had to throw it away because I expected more.

  • SHADE WESLEY-METIBOGUN and GLORY OSIGWE

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