Gossy Ukanwoke, an Equity Investor at Rhema University in Aba, has told an inspiring story of a Nigerian painter who went through hardship in Europe to get himself to an apex level. According to him, the unidentified painter, about 15 years ago went to Italy as an illegal immigrant and later found his way to Switzerland.
While hustling on the streets in Switzerland, he was arrested and jailed for 5years for illegal trading. While in jail, he took up French classes, German classes and painting, which he learned for 5 years on prison grounds. Mr. Ukanwoke who also disclosed that the painter earned a Bus. Diploma in Jail said he has now relocated to Nigeria and now lives in Lekki with a thriving business too.