- A young man, Etteobong Ebu, has received the highest certification in his career as he became a maritime chief engineer
- Etteobong said that the journey that led him to the present feat started in 2007 when he enrolled for his diploma
- Over a decade, the man has been able to get a degree, masters, and other certifications in the maritime industry
A Nigerian man, Etteobong Ebu, has taken to LinkedIn to narrate how he became a certified marine chief engineer.
After getting a certificate from the Maritime and Coast Guard Agency in UK, he said that his seafaring journey started in 2007. Two years after, he graduated with a diploma from the Maritime Academy of Nigeria.
The efforts he invested
He proceed and in 2016 bagged a degree in marine engineering and management from Solent University. Four years after that feat, he got a master’s degree and a license.
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Etteobong thanked God for the grace he has enjoyed so far. He said that he now has the chief engineer class 1 license.
Looking to work with a company
The Nigerian man, therefore, said with his dry-docking and energy efficiency operations experience, he is looking forward to working with a company he can add value to.
As at the time of writing this report, his post has generated massive reactions from people online. Below are some of them:
Oyoh Nnaemeka Raymond said:
"Congrats and good luck."
Eng Ken-Fui William said:
"Congratulations from EKF Group, Malaysia."
Victor Chiana said:
"Congratulations Sir Etteobong for your outstanding achievement!"
Paul Jackson said:
"Congratulations! Very well deserved. I wish you all the best for the future."
Bright Amajuoyi said:
"Congratulations bro. Your dedication and exemplary work ethic has brought you to this level of achievement. More success awaits....."
Okuta temitope Emmanuel said:
"Congratulations bro...May the Lord continue to be your guide and perfect everything that concerns you in Jesus Name."
Nigerian man repaired ship
Meanwhile, Legit.ng earlier reported that a young Nigerian man, Gafar Olatunde, took to LinkedIn to narrate how his life progressed from someone who was trying to build electric gadgets with capacitors to a certified officer working on a ship.
Starting out, he used to combine resistors and transistors to make circuits. He was at a time able to construct a 500va inverter.
Olatunde said his switch into the maritime industry started when a friend referred him to his boss who is a superintendent.