- Jason Njoku has revealed that he will not encourage his children to become entrepreneurs
- According to the Iroko boss, he wants them to be happy and entrepreneurship is likely to cause unhappiness
- Njoku is married to Nollywood actress and Rok boss, Mary Remmy Njoku, and they have three children together
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Despite owning one of Africa's first mainstream online movie streaming websites and a very successful one at that, Jason Njoku has no intention of making his children ply the entrepreneur route.
In a recent post shared to his Twitter account, the Iroko boss stated that he won't encourage his children to become entrepreneurs.
According to him, entrepreneurship can make one rich but it is more likely to cause a deep kind of unhappiness.
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He tweeted: "I want my kids to be happy. So definitely not encouraging this entrepreneurship path. It's super hard. It may make you rich (very unlikely) but it will more likely than not cause unhappiness. The deep kind. The kind that just grinds everything to dust."
Only a while ago, he shared a personal story of his wife Mary's pregnancy journey to show that nothing in life is perfect. According to him, a week before he got married to his wife, she had a miscarriage. He noted that it was her second miscarriage.
The Iroko boss said that on the morning of their wedding, she was terrified and then asked him if they would be happy if she cannot have kids.
Thankfully, she became pregnant again but it wasn't an easy ride. Njoku revealed that when their son came, he was a straight forward pregnancy at 9.9lbs.
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Meanwhile, for many people, one of the many fulfilling things in life is being able to bring happiness into the lives of their loved ones.
Twitter user Omokehinde did exactly that as he recently put a huge smile on his mother's face after giving her a big surprise.
Taking to the micro-blogging platform, he revealed he got her a new restaurant and this left her overjoyed.
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