“I Like His Confidence”: Schoolboy, 13, Summoned to Principal’s Office for Finishing N3K Okpa Within 30 Mins
- A chubby secondary school boy has become a viral sensation after he finished N3k worth of okpa in less than 30 minutes
- His colleagues complained that he overeats, and this resulted in the principal summoning him to her office
- With great confidence, the young lad made a case for himself before the principal as he defended his food consumption
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A young boy named Gideon was summoned to the principal's office after his schoolmates complained that he overeats.
Gideon made a case for himself as he stood before the female principal, who said eating excessively may lead to his death.
The 13-year-old boy downplayed his principal's fears and narrated how a man challenged him to finish N3k worth of okpa to get N8k.
Gideon said he did it in less than N30 minutes and claimed the prize. Speaking in Igbo, the lad boasted that he could not die as his God was alive.
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Okpa is a traditional delicacy of Igbo origin made from ground Bambara nut/beans.
A video of the boy's exchange with the principal in her office was reposted by @Naija_PR on Twitter.
Watch the video below:
Reactions on social media
"The Principal was very wrong pls who had her handle?
"Sometimes diseases or disorders can make one fat...
"The principal talking doesn't even know if she would be healthy or see tmrw."
"Be like sey him mama na principal. Cause the way he Dey follow her role with full confidence Dey surprise me baba still Dey tap table."
"He isn't rude. I like his confidence."
"What the principal should have done was to involve him and some pupils in sporting activities on a daily basis then invite his parent to lecture them of reducing his food consumption. To me the way the boy behave sound rude to me and a total disrespect towards the principal."
"He’s being called to order for his own good.
"13 years and he looks this obese?
"Obesity is a disease.. no be everything be body shaming matter sha."
"Public Schools in the east can't ever do without the infusion of vernacular in their day-to-day conversations and even teachings. Can't take it away from them."
Schoolboy causes stir in class as he approaches girl
Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously reported that a schoolboy had caused a stir in class as he approached a girl and hugged her.
In a clip shared by @johnspaks, a young man held a flower in his hand as he walked dramatically towards a girl in the presence of many people.
His gait as he approached her was funny. He was so full of confidence. He stretched his hand and pulled the girl up when he got to her seat.
As people were hyping the moment, the girl covered her face. They both hugged like two beautiful lovers.