Man who was homeless for 4 years becomes homeowner, inspires netizens

Man who was homeless for 4 years becomes homeowner, inspires netizens

- Atoki left Twitter users talking after showing off his newly acquired home

- According to the happy homeowner, four years ago he used to sleep in his car and shower in the gym for he did not have a place to call home

- He also said he suffered and did not have a clue on where his next meal would come from but he kept pushing

- His story inspired many netizens who took to the comment section to congratulate him for his achievement

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When one is determined to achieve something in their life, it does not matter their background or their current situation.

The story of one man identified as Chris Atoki is one that has inspired many after he shared his achievement online.

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According to Atoki, his journey to success not been an easy ride as at some point he had no place to call home.

Sharing on his Twitter account, the man said he used to sleep in his car and would always shower in the gym.

"Four years ago I was homeless sleeping in my car, showering at the gym, wondering where my next meal would come from. Today I am officially a homeowner!" he wrote.

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Man who was homeless for 4 years becomes homeowner, inspires netizens
Chris shows off his newly acquired home after four years of being homeless. Photo: Chris Atoki.
Source: UGC

The man showed off his beautiful home and was thankful for the new blessing.

His story touched a lot of people who took to the comment section to congratulate him for his success.

According to his followers, his determination is something that pushed him to achieve what he has today.

Others claimed that it was a dream of every American considering that Atoki is a resident at Philadelphia.

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A fan identified as @LightHardDead thanked Atoki saying that it was through him that he also got to own a home.

"This is amazing! I'm also a new homeowner, thanks to Lambda School and you @KingAtoki, my first TL," wrote the tweep.

One of his friends identified as @TheBigKnell reminded him of his old days which were filled with uncertainty but he kept going.

"An amazing accomplishment and beautiful home Chris! Man, I still think back to those days of uncertainty and you were always meeting the unknown with pro-level drive and dedication. Inspiration to us all my friend!" he wrote.

Meanwhile, an amazing young lady who is popularly known on Twitter by her handle @bxbymxr has caused a massive stir after grabbing a brand new car and apartment in the same week.

On her personal handle in a post sighted by, the lady, who is also known as Amari, shared photos of the apartment and the car she had just gotten.

She gave no further details regarding what she does or how she funded the two huge gifts for herself within the same week, but the post still went wildly viral.

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