3 Friends Who Used to Wash Plates 12 Years Ago Succeed; Open Their Big Restaurant

3 Friends Who Used to Wash Plates 12 Years Ago Succeed; Open Their Big Restaurant

- Hardworking friends who were dishwashers in Cape Town 12 years ago have seen their dedication pay off

- The friends are now setting up their joint-owned restaurant in Lagos where food and wine will be served

- Many tweeps celebrated them as they said the trio really demonstrated the power of true friendship

Stories of friends who succeed together are always very powerful because they show that there is indeed power in mutual relationships.

Three pals who were ordinary workers in South Africa more than a decade ago have greatly succeeded.

3 friends who used to wash plates in South Africa 12yrs ago succeed, opens their restaurant in VI
People said that their dedication indeed paid off. Photo source: @tnashenyamudoka
Source: Twitter

According to one of them, Tinashe Nyamudoka, they were employed to wash dishes, and polish cutlery and wine glasses.

The men continued in the hospitality industry and this time around, they are big players. In a post on Monday, May 24, Tinashe revealed that they are opening a restaurant and wine bar in Victoria Island.

See his tweet below:

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As at the time of writing this report, the tweet has over 4,000 likes with hundreds of comments. Legit.ng compiled some of the reactions below:

@KayzMilton said:

"Congrats to you @tnashenyamudoka and team."

@oolabusola said:

"Congratulations to you great men. You have inspired us to start small, make plans and work towards it. Thanks for investing in Nigeria."

@Sirboj_ said:

"It's very vital to go into partnership with people of the same interests and vision. Congratulations."

@Orobosa_Ikp said:

"I'm begging you with all that is good, please hire a good chef. If you're going to charge high, let the food be commensurate in QUALITYYY!!! Congrats too!!"

@AngelaLloyd1 said:

"Wow, 12 years; how time flies, how high you've all flown & it's not over yet! Wishing you huge success with this new venture."

Meanwhile, YEN.com.gh earlier reported that the change of social status of two Nigerian friends got many people talking on social media. In 2018, the young men posed in front of sacks of beans.

Years after, a 2021 photo has both of them looking lively and finer in London. Nigerians said theirs is a perfect example that anybody's story can change at any time.

Source: YEN.com.gh

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