A Nigerian lady has celebrated becoming the latest graduate in town after sponsoring herself in school for 4 years.
In a post in Facebook group Life, the lady identified as Esther Charles revealed that her academic feat brought her to tears owing to how difficult the journey was.
Her dad’s demise made things tough for the family Sharing a photo in her signing out outfit, Esther said she thought going to school wouldn’t be achievable as her father’s death made things difficult for them – a family of 9.
Taking on the challenge of fending for herself, Esther said she worked tirelessly to cater for her school needs.
In her words: “I hustled like a goat in Lagos state selling shoes, coaching people in my writing school; Think to Ink Writers Academy (TIWA), and using my skills and talents; singing, writing, acting to survive.
“The responsibility was too much on my tender shoulder, thankfully Meadow came and eased some burdens.”
Esther revealed that before she gained admission, she took JAMB and WAEC exams 4 times.