Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has revealed that he washed useless our bodies as a youth to pay his tuition charges whereas education overseas.
Ajimobi disclosed this at a South-West Youths Regional Summit on Tuesday in Osogbo.
The governor, whereas urging the youth to have a constructive mindset towards laborious work, stated his mother and father solely despatched him 30 all by way of his keep overseas.
Ajimobi stated “I left Nigeria in 1963 to review overseas, however all through my keep there, I used to be washing useless our bodies to assist myself to go to high school.
“When ever I bought dwelling from work, I can be weeping, remembering the variety of useless our bodies I washed.
“My boss at work then stated I shouldn’t be afraid or worry, including that such feeling is regular for first comers.
“He inspired me to all the time see these useless our bodies as iced fish.
“However in opposition to all odds, I survived and that’s the reason I’m urging youths to see laborious work as the one option to success.
“I’m saying this to problem the youth of our subsequent technology not to surrender.
“That is our likelihood as youths and as Yorubas to return collectively to chart a profitable pathway for the nation.’’
Ajimobi, nevertheless, urged Yoruba leaders and governors to unite for the progress of the Yoruba race.