A challenge is currently on trending on Twitter and it’s called the 10years challenge Where social media users can share photos of themselves 10years ago and recent photos. Celebrities and fans alike have participated in this nostalgic campaign.
A Nigerian Journalist identified as Abang Mercy struck us the most as she shared photos of her humble beginnings in Independent Television, ITV and also 10 years later working at multinational media house, Aljazeera.
Nigerians took to her page to commend her hard work and determination. 10 years of consistency and success is something worth celebrating even though it’s not everything.
Mercy Banku Abang is an award winning journalist from Nigeria. She is known for her self-funded journalism focused on vulnerable population. She is Nigeria’s most syndicated storyteller. Mercy is the 2017 United Nations Journalism Fellow.