Billionaire blogger Linda Ikeji has revealed for the umpteenth time that with hard work, perseverance and consistency, success is inevitable.
She buttressed this by flaunting her assets in a single post.
Linda who rose from nothing to become not just the most popular blogger in Nigeria and even Africa, but also the wealthiest is becoming quite popular for her words of encouragement for those who intend to be something in life.
“Be grateful for what you have and work hard for what you want” she wrote.
Linda Ikeji was born and raised in a Catholic family from Nkwerre, Imo State. She is the second child. She began writing at the age of 10. She finished secondary school at the age of 17 and, at 18, enrolled at the University of Lagos, where she studied English language. To assist her family and support herself through school, she had part-time jobs as a waitress, model and writer.
Ikeji graduated from the University in 2004. In 2006, she started blogging as a hobby.
At that time, the internet was not as prominient in Nigeria and she had to make her posts at a cybercafé.
In August 2012, Forbes Africa dedicated itself to celebrating African women that month’s issue. In that issue, Forbes profiled Africa’s 20 Most Prominent Women and the issue featured profiles on two young Nigerian women: Linda Ikeji, as well as Chibundu Onuzo.
Linda Ikeji was the biggest Google Search trend in Nigeria for 2014. The name Linda Ikeji was the most searched item by users of Google in Nigeria.