Soldier on Duty Marks Birthday with Bread, Biscuits, Calls for Prayer

Soldier on Duty Marks Birthday with Bread, Biscuits, Calls for Prayer

- A soldier identified as Sire Eneh Gozieboy has celebrated his birthday in a special way, making himself happy with little

- Eneh said that he replaced a cake with bread because he could not presently afford to have one on the day

- Many praised the young man, thanking him for the sacrifices he has been making in keeping the nation safe

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A soldier has celebrated his birthday in a very humble way that shows that all that matters is life and not the pomp and fare.

In a post on Thursday, January 21, Eneh asked peeps to say a prayer for him. He added that all his life he has never had the chance to cut a cake on his birthday.

He added that despite the fact that he would love to have one now, he still cannot afford it. To show that he is very happy to see another new year, the hardworking soldiers said that cake and bread are made from the same floor

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See his post below:

As at the time of writing this report, his post has gone viral with many Nigerians wishing him a happy birthday. compiled some of the reactions below:

Goodluck Bosco Ayoka said:

"Happy birthday to you gallant soldier. Ahua may God be with you and protect you always. Age gracefully Nna. Love your creativity die."

Kristina Obiamaka said:

"Happy birthday to you. Success and God's preservation always.
Nigerian soldier on duty marks birthday with bread, biscuits, calls for prayer (photos)
The soldier said that all his life he has always wanted to cut a cake on his birthday. Photo source: Sire Eneh Gozieboy
Source: UGC

Afuwai Nkut said:

"HBD Sir. May God bless you and keep you safe in his hollows. Thanks for the sacrifice and service you do for our Nation. On behalf of a grateful Nation, we appreciate you guys."

Aigbokhaevbo Clementina said:

"God blessings all around you. You shall celebrate many many years in good health and sound mind. May God guide you continually and gallantly."

Henry Chizie Eme said:

"Nice... Cute and gallant Sojoji.!.. May God bless and protect you... And may He reward you abundantly for all your sacrifices serving this country. Amen! Happy Birthday to you."

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Meanwhile, earlier reported that a man, Ayoola, on Thursday, January 21, went on Twitter to celebrate his promotion in the US Army.

He said he should have posted about his promotion a week ago when it happened. According to the man, his salary shot up with his new rank.

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