Two National Service Members Who Are A Couple Establish Koose Business On University Campus

Two National Service Members Who Are A Couple Establish Koose Business On University Campus

  • Two members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) are sharing their journey at their place of primary assignment
  • The corps members are a couple, and they have deployed their free time to pursue entrepreneurship
  • They shared videos online showing that they had started frying and selling akara, and this has inspired many people

A couple currently undergoing their National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) shared what they were using their free time to do.

The man and his woman opened an akara (bean cake) business at the University of Ibadan (UI) Oyo state.

NYSC couples set up akara business.
The couple set up the business at the University of Ibanda. Photo credit: TikTok/@maypatronicng.
Source: UGC

In a video seen on the TikTok handle of @the_gashmos01, the couple said they do the akara business each day after returning from their place of primary assignments (PPA).

The video showed how committed they were to the business and how members of the public patronised them.

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The couple acknowledged how hard it was to combine business with their NYSC, but their dedication inspired netizens.

Watch the video below:

Reactions as NYSC couple start akara business

@todimu said:

"Wait, are they couples or siblings?"

@Ajoke Ade said:

"Please, boy, when you make it and get to the top, don't forget the lady that stands by you selling Akara. This is loaded please."

@Anjorins Vlog said:

"Omo. This kind of idea entered our head when we self dey serve. But the fear of the unknown and known no make us do am."

@Abike gold said:

"I hope using NYSC cloth will not affect you in any way? Just a question please."

@richman johnson said:

"This is great, wishing you both God speed."

@mumcy lateef said:

"God bless your handwork."

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@adenike said:

"Good one but why didn't you put pepper and onion?"

@NeNu said:

"God bless you both and increase your business in Jesus name."

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