- A 12-year-old girl, Favour Adebayo, is a tailor who is proud of her craft as she asks people to support her service
- In a post on Twitter, she asked people to retweet her for wide patronage as she also does home deliveries
- When people pointed out that it is dangerous as a minor to go to people's homes, Favour and a family member replied that an older person always follows her
At a time when adults are looking for new ways to earn money as the world economy slumps due to the raging pandemic, a little girl in Nigeria, Favour Adebayo, has already charted her path for economic independence.
At 12 years old, Favour is taking over Twitter with her amazing skill as a tailor. The smart girl is not just learning the craft, she is already plying the tailoring trade.
Armed with the endless possibilities of social media, the 12-year-old kid is ready to give many competitors in the trade a good run.
In a tweet she made on Tuesday, May 11, the young girl is not only proud to be a tailor but said she is open for business and can offer home service for anyone interested in the state.
As it is customary on the micro-messaging platform, she asked Twitter users to help retweet her business on their TL so that she could have a wider reach.
"Hello everyone! My name is Favour. I'm 12 years old. A proud tailor, I live in Lagos and I have passion for sewing. I can come to your home, get your measurement and still deliver to you. Please RT when you see this, my customers might be on your TL. Many thanks and God bless."
With the way her post got many positive feedbacks from people, she may just be having a flood of orders soon.
Below are some reactions:
When someone spoke about how it could be dangerous to go to people's homes alone, an older family member said he goes with her.
More reactions below:
Meanwhile, Briefly.co.za earlier reported that there is just no limit to the way Africans will go to eke out a living for themselves and create a better future while putting their amazing skill to good use.
A brilliant 17-year-old, Popoola Kehinde Esther, has gained media attention after a Twitter user with the handle @ThepreciousAda posted her video online.
The brilliant girl is in the business of repairing heavy equipment, forklifts. The teenager hopes to study engineering and add to her mechanical expertise.
The Twitter user's dad asked her to post the girl’s video so that her helpers could locate her and make her dream a reality. In the clip, the student said that she has a strong passion for the work she is doing.
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