Founding father of Afobata Co. Ltd, Mr Virginus Chinagbaogu, popularly often known as Don Solace, has shared how he made his first a million as a teen.
Based on him, dwelling in a median Nigerian dwelling the place nature might hamper straightforward dwelling in household preparations, concern of poverty was a priority particularly surviving amongst 9 siblings.
“Although irrespective of how fearless I remained seeing us in numbers alone triggered a backbone of it in me till I discovered myself within the tech world – my most cherished life actions,” he mentioned.
“Rising up, I spent my early childhood in Eziama Uli amid eight (8) siblings which embrace Alajekwu Sylvia, Alajekwu Donald, Alajekwu Cyril, Alajekwu Williams, Alajekwu Euphemia, Alajekwu Charity, Alajekwu Paschal, and Alajekwu Cynthia. My household is such a beautiful household, I can’t cease thanking my mother and father and sibling for the good function they performed in my life as a child,” he added.
Recounting how he grew to become a younger millionaire at 13, he mentioned he began as a blogger and continued to develop his expertise which ushered him into web site design.
“Similar to the breeze of life might blow little children into laughter, my exploit began. I hit 1,000,000 through Google Adsense partnership – working inside clocks as I used to be devoted to my web site.
“All due to Larry Web page and Sergey Brin (Google Co-Founders). I might solely information myself leaving the greenback droppings until my nineteenth age when the entire cash totalled over 1,000,000 in Naira worth.
“Although I didn’t weblog for very long time after I made my first million as a result of running a blog couldn’t give me time to push my profession ahead as a pc programmer. My dream was past simply running a blog and running a blog consumed most of my time, as an individual who’s economical about time, in 2019, I finished running a blog and based my first start-up (Afobata Co. LTD).
“Although the post-global COVID-19 pandemic was an enormous blow to the maiden firm. Fortunately God couldn’t permit it to wind off,” he defined.