Man turns 'trotro' into 'mobile classroom'; writes powerful quotes on car to inspire

Man turns 'trotro' into 'mobile classroom'; writes powerful quotes on car to inspire

- A young man, Jimoh, has been praised for the way he is using his yellow bus in Lagos state to pass good messages

- The driver has words that motivate on almost every exterior part of the vehicle

- People said that they wish they could have photographs of the beautiful artwork

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A young Nigerian man, Jimoh, has taken public teaching to a whole new level with his yellow bus in Lagos state.

Jimoh turned the body of the vehicle into a written art that motivates. Every quote has a lesson for both his passengers and passers-by.

Though danfo buses are known for their instructional graffitis, what makes his different is that he is very intentional about it.

Unlike a single line or a few that appear on most public buses, Jimoh's vehicle has words all over like an open book.

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Man makes his danfo buses a 'mobile classroom' writes inspirational quotes all over the body
The man's bus has been praised as a mobile wisdom dispenser. Photo source: @tall_brown_boi
Source: UGC

One of the inspirational quotes is:

"If your parents count on you, don't play the same games with those who count on their parents."

Another said:

"I may get knocked down, but I will never give up."

Whenever you are feeling down, Jimoh's bus may just be what you need to see. A Twitter user with the handle @tall_brown_boi shared the photos of the vehicle on the bird app.

See his post below:

As at the time of writing this report, the post has gathered over 3,000 retweets with 7,000 likes. compiled some of the reactions below:

@CallMeVDV said:

"I will give this guy some free cards from @penielcards and anytime he needs a customized card, it will be done for free for him."

@OgunwuyiMayowa said:

"I wish one can get pictures of all these quotes... I mean the photograph of the entire bus."

@Spike_Mcintyre said:

"Motivational bus more like magic School bus."

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@MobolajiSanni said:

"Saw it at Ikeja today, many interesting words there."

@liadaksy said:

"This is nice, the fact that just reading one of those quotes can change a persons perspective on life."

Meanwhile, earlier reported that a young man transformed his luxurious bus into a cool restaurant.

Sharing photos of his creation, a Twitter account with the handle @KasiEconomy said he made the conversion for the purpose of starting a fast-food restaurant.

In the place of passengers seat, the man fixed plastic chairs with a long slab that served as a table. A section of the bus was converted into the kitchen where meals are served.

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