Akpos was in class 3 in 1983 . His teacher always
yelled at him, calling him "a waste of conception,
time and space. And a sure failure in life .
One day, poor Akpos's grandmother came to
school to check out how her grandson was doing.
The teacher told her quite frankly that she had
never seen such a dumb boy all her life; and
advised her to withdraw and enrol him under an
artisan schooling for Akpos would be a total
waste of time and money.
The grandmother, shocked at the teacher's
remarks, withdrew her grandson from the school
and relocated to Maiduguri.
Then the teacher was dignosed with a brain
tumour, all the doctors she met advised her to do
And only a certain doctor in the whole of Nigeria
(practicing in Maiduguri) could perform this
Left with no alternative, the poor teacher agreed
to have the surgery performed.
Fortunately, It was successful.
When she awoke hours after the surgery, she saw
a handsome young doctor smiling down at her.
She wanted to thank him but could not speak
sideways and suddenly began to express shock &
anguish pale; she frantically made attempts to
raise her hand and tell him something but
She struggled, she fought hard ... Till she gave up
the Ghost and died, she could not thank him.
The young doctor was shocked, he tried to find
out what went wrong .
Eventually he found out that it was our dear
Akpos (now working as a cleaner in the hospital)
who had disconnected the lady's ventilator to
connect his phone charger.
Wait wait... You thought that Akpos became the
If I hear nah.... Akpos ke, don't you know him