COMPILED STORIES WRITTEN BY DIANA
Slowly climbed to my present status
d best friend , when she was called to the principals office when she got there she was informed that her brother/guardian has been hospitalized and had only 5% chance of survival. Victoria fainted immediately she received the news, words where passed across to Tayo, he ran to the school as soon as he heard the situation on ground. Victoria was revived and immediately taken to the hospital by Tayo . From the school to the hospital Victoria cried in Tayos arms , when they arrived at the hospital she jumped off the car and ran towards the reception but she then say a word because coherently Tayo was behind her,so he explained to the receptionist , the patient whom the needed to see and there relationship with the patient. When they got to Stephens ward, Victoria walked in only to find her brother looking pale and ash. She wept bitterly and later slept off while weeping in her sick brothers bed.when she got up she has the urge to use the restroom.Victoria had only taken a ten minutes break to visit the restroom when her brother died. She was hysterical and refused to believe it. Tayo had tried to comfort her but to no avail.
A month later
A meeting was held and one of Victorias uncles named Ndubisi was given custody of both she and the company. While her familys wealth was shared among the rest of her fathers brothers. When she moved in with her uncle and his family was when her hell began. She did, all the house chores, all of her cousins assignment. Meanwhile the company her father and brother had built over the years had nosedived hitting rock bottom. Her happy moments were only when she snuck out to see Tayo which she paid dearly for.
When Tayo travelled to Canada to further his studies ,he had paid for Victorias first and second year tuition fee including her accommodation fee. When Victoria got to her third year, she had to start up a pastry business in order to retain herself in school. For that period she was able to pay her tuition fee,I .C.T fee and renew her accommodation fee all by herself. After schooling she went for the compulsory youth service (NYSC). She was posted to Kaduna as an information technology(I.T) instructor in a government school. Due to her hard-working nature she was given a 30% bonus add to her previous pay. After her Nysc camp she could cater for herself in terms of accommodation and feeding but she was running out of money. At that time many graduates were seen carrying their cv from one company to another because of technology development and creation human like robots that seem to do better jobs than real humans,this has lead to a very high rate of unemployment . Six months after her NYSC Victoria had no job of her own. A day came when she realized and said to herself ”I can believe that Ive been this stupid I studied computer engineering and know how to bake I could employ myself ” and also employe lots of people, these will help to easy the rate of unemployment.The next day Victoria withdrew all her money and made a loan appeal to the bank then built a house like structure and began Inventing different types of pastries which she started selling and began broadcasting a web show , showing how to make simple dishes and fries. Business grew fast due to technology and she began to employ lots of people as she initially planned. Soon she started baking and her pastries were sort for vastly. Slowly her business climbed its present status