- Singer Yemi Alade has recounted one of the important sacrifices her mother had to make for her
- The songstress shared how her mother once sold her plane ticket just to pay her tuition
- An excited Alade noted that their story has changed and they can now afford business class tickets
Nigerian music star Yemi Alade recently gave her fans and followers an insight into one of the not so pleasant periods in her life while growing up.
The multiple award winning singer posted a lovely photo in which she was spotted with her mother on the streets of London. The caption was accompanied with a short narration about one of the sacrifices her mother had to make for her several years ago.
Alade noted that London has always been a special city to her family. She shared how her mother once had to sell her economy class ticket just to be able to pay her primary school tuition.
"London is more than just a City to my family, it marks a time in our lives (20yrs ago) when mum had to sell her Economy class ticket to pay my primary 6 school fees," her caption read in part.
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Concluding the post, the Shekere crooner noted that their story has now taken a turn for the better, as they can now afford to fly business class.
See the post below:
Alade’s inspiring post got her followers gushing in the comment section. Read what some of them had to say below:
gmoneyizme: "I love the caption. Yes! First class now for mummy"
owolabi_sodik: "Mama it's all grace love these shekere song like ❤️❤️ you always make we Nigeria especially and Africa as whole proud"
toviaamaka: "Things sweet mothers do for us....God bless all good moms"
snjie_01: "Thanks for sharing it’s absolutely beautiful"
carolynblackie: "So touching, mothers will deprive their self to better of their children"
Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously reported that the famous musician revealed how a man once offered her 20 cows for marriage. Alade said that the proposal did not go well because the man's friend said that she is fat and cannot build houses.
This was one of the encounters the musician had with the Masai people whom she described as very resourceful.
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