Nigerian midfielder Wilfred Ndidi has disclosed that he sold groundnut and also washed car windscreens in Lagos before becoming a professional footballer.
Ndidi is a key player of Gernot Rohr’s team to the 2018 FIFA World Cup as he played an important role for the Super Eagles in the qualification series.
The 21-year-old has also been a top performer for Leicester City in the Premier League
In an interview with ESPN, Ndidi revealed that his path to success was not an easy one as he had to go through difficult jobs for sustenance in Lagos.
He said, “Sometime ago, I was a jack of all trade while my mum was selling, I’ll go and hawk for her. I sold different types of fruits and not even only fruit; I sold peppers, tomatoes, I sold groundnuts. Sometimes, they call me ‘omo elepa’. That is groundnut boy.
“And then sometimes, when I finish selling, I go to do a quick one for myself. I go for wiping glass of cars, cleaning and If I see I’m not making money, I can quickly go to buy pure water and start selling there.
Asides the selling of foodstuffs Ndidi did other jobs while hawking in traffic and revealed that it was to purchase a new pair of boots.
He said, “My best, I would say was making N3000. I finished selling so quick. I went to do the wiping thing for myself, just four different things I did in a day.
“I was so happy going home because I was saving to buy my football shoes.”
Ndidi has come along way since his formative years and is regarded as one of the best defensive midfielders in the World Cup, and will be expected to play a key role for the Super Eagles at the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
“I was really doing so many things but it was okay,”
Ghanaian Actress – “I dated my first sugar daddy when I was 16 years old”
Ghanaian actress, Rosemond Brown was very outspoken during an interview she had recently – asides from disclosing that she has had sex with more than 24 men besides veteran actors, Fred Amugi and Awaakye, Brown talks about her first Sugar Daddy.
According to Akuapem Poloo, she dated her first Sugar Daddy at the age of 16 when she was in the first year at the Senior High School.
She revealed that the man spotted her on her way home from Koforidua after she had been asked to go and bring her school fees.
The man picked her up, took her home, gave her money and she went back to school. The man took her back to Accra when she completed school and rented a room for her.
She revealed the name of the man as Mr. Emmanuel Naah and she claims Mr. Emmanuel Naah never slept with her until she was 16 years.
Churchill says as Tonto Dikeh explains how to be a good father – “I Am A Proud Father”
Nigerian businessman and Tonto dikeh’s ex-husband Olakunle Churchill, just like his ex-wife, Tonto Dikeh has shared some adorable photos of their son King Andre and write heart warming words to celebrate father’s day.
According to him, he is one of God’s greatest gifts to him.
Read his post below…
“Dear Lord, your gifts are many. Am thankful for everyone.one of the greatest gift you have given is the gift of my dear son. Thank you for his life, dear Lord, watch over him every day, may he be safe and free from harm, as he goes about each day. Bless him through life’s trial. help him choose right from wrong. An example being, for all to see, standing tall and proud and strong. AM A PROUD FATHER LOVE YOU SON. KING ANDRE OMODAYO CHURCHILL.”
The last time Churchill saw his son was on his 2nd birthday school celebration in February, where this photo was taken.
Yvonne Nelson Blasts Critics – “You don’t feed me, so mind your business”
Yvonne Nelson has made it clear that Ghanaians should stop saying what they want her to do because she doesn’t collect food from them.
There were reports that her baby daddy broke up with her because she wanted a big wedding whiles Jamie Roberts wanted a small and simple wedding.
Those rumours started spreading after it was observed that they had deleted pictures of themselves on their various Instagram accounts.
Yvonne Nelson, who was on Joy FM reacting to that said that she has her personal life and so no one can dictate to her what she should do with her life.
“You are there saying what you want about my life. It’s my life, you don’t feed me, can you mind your own business? So role models cannot get babies out of wedlock? What if I don’t want to get married and I just need a supportive partner,” she told Sammy Forson on Joy FM.
On whether or not the rumours of the break up was true, Yvonne did not provide a concrete answer but indicated that they decided to take off photos of themselves from their business pages.
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