A fresh Nigerian graduate, Donice Eunice Ikpanor, has taken to social media to narrate her educational journey.
KemiFilaniNews gathered that Donice graduated from the Department of Guidance and Counseling, Benue State University, Makurdi, on Friday.
Narrating her story, Donice said she was picked from a village in Benue State 14 years ago by one Mr. Jeff Yaji who promised to see her through her educational pursuit. She said was already a bartender with her aunt who is now late before Mr. Jeff came to pick her.
She said that even when Mr. Jeff whom she referred to as “Baba my hero” was on his sickbed, he chose paying her school fees over his health.
As Donice graduated on Friday, Mr. Jeff was there to sign on her shirt.
Sharing her graduation photos on social media (Facebook), Donice wrote:
“14years ago, Mr Jeff Yaji came on a visit to his Home town, He picked up a random little girl around the market square who was already a bartender with her Aunty, (of the blessed memories) at the age of 9 and promised to see her through her educational pursuit
primary school ☑️
Secondary school ☑️
The very little girl (Doom) has just tickled Tertiary Level(University)☑️And of cause Baba my hero ,my promise keeper, my education has always been his top priority, even on his sickbay, Baba choose my school fees over his Health…
God is indeed the greatest, indeed Every now and then, a person with no agenda, no ulterior motive, and no self interest will take pleasure in helping you to succeed, grow, and live your purpose. This person will operate in love and generosity, will seek no praise,and will want nothing in return. Yaji Jeff is that amazing person, my personal gift from God… I will keep on mentioning your name to the whole world, I am your personal project,so long as I live I dedicate and pleged services to humanity, so help me God.
Thanks so much Baba and the Yaji’s ,my family truly appreciate you 🙏Please help me to congratulate my Baba(Mr Jeff Yaji)…
I hope this story inspires you to train a child!!..
And of cause a very big hug🫂 to my big brotherly Elijah Terdoo Ikpanor I will choose you over and over again 😘😘Thanks to everyone that has made this journey smoothly ,I love you all😘😘😘”
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