According to him, growing up, he had a dream to
become an Army General. He was so passionate about this that he refused
to write the university entry exam (Jamb) when he was passing out of
secondary school. This, to him, was to make his parent give his ambition
However, after several failed attempts to secure an admission into the
Nigerian Defense Academy (NDA), he began to realize that he has to have
several other realistic plans – like become a successful
entrepreneur. But, the big question was, how was he going to achieve this feat?
According to Bonire, he let go of his military ambition and turned to plumbing which his father taught him.
However, after several failed attempts to repackage and promote his
plumbing business, shortly after graduating from the university, Femi
gave in to the challenges of paying the bills and took up a day job with
an insurance company and a bank in quick succession.
But, all along, his dreams of building his own business would not let him be.
Eventually, he resigned from the bank and went back fully into his plumbing business.
Although, he might still be having some other great business plans up
his sleeves, as far as plumbing is concerned, Bonire says he’s living
I no longer have to get stuck to the same monotonous routine job every
single day the way it used to be. I now enjoy what I do and do what I
enjoy. Do you? If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking don’t settle.
And like every other thing that matter to the heart, you’ll know when
you find it
The world is awaiting your success story. That small tiny idea in your
head could make all the difference, so, let it out. Thinking you’ll be
doing that soon? Come on! You’d better get started. You’ve only got
You will only get lucky when your preparedness meets an opportunity. So go get started right now!