After Spending Years Abroad, Young Nigerian Man Comes back Home with just 1 Machine to Begin Block Business

After Spending Years Abroad, Young Nigerian Man Comes back Home with just 1 Machine to Begin Block Business

- A Nigerian man has shared his success story after he relocated to Nigeria to start his block making business

- The man revealed that he had to come back to the country in 2015 with just a manual brick machine

- Many people said his story shows that anybody can make it anywhere with hard work

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A Nigerian man with the Twitter handle @MRBRIKILA1 said that he returned to the country after many years abroad to start all over.

The man revealed he came back with just a brick machine, adding that going back home was not an easy decision.

According to him, to start his block-making company, he was given a bushy location. After years of hard work, the man grew the business into a big one.

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Sharing photos on Twitter, the man showcased how everything changed for him over the years, much more than he expected.

See his tweet below: compiled some of the reactions below:

@backroads_linda said:

"This is amazing!! you can be so proud of this the rest of your life no matter what else!! woo-hoo!! great beautiful accomplishment."
After spending years abroad, man comes back home with just 1 machine
Many people said that his story an inspiring one. Photo source: @MRBRIKILA1
Source: Twitter

@SucramIsoaya said:

"No glory without a story ..... You will surely get there."

@thrivewithtayo said:

"True. Follow your dreams, guys."

@Freestuv1 said:

"Time, process, hard work and grace. God to the rescue."

@_nuelike_ said:

"Where do you get materials for the bricks? Are they burnt? Please don't mind my curiosity."

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Meanwhile, earlier reported that a Nigerian man identified as Nonso and with the Twitter handle @Serioussist came online to share his family's relocation story.

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In a tweet on Wednesday, January 20, the man said he and his wife left Nigeria, a move that he called a "hard reset", suggesting they were at their lowest low when they did.

Nonso added that they left everything behind with the determination to start a new life in Canada. According to him, at the time they did this, there was no family or friends in their new home country.

Two years after that brave move, in 2021, the family bought their first ever house in Canada, a mark of great success.


Joseph Omotayo writes for the human interest desk at He graduated from Obafemi Awolowo University with a degree in Literature in English. He loves basketball and books. He tweets @omotayome.


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