Young man who joined poetry competition to overcome depression wins N1 million

A Nigerian man, Tobi Abiodun has experienced a beautiful and rewarding turnaround in his life after he joined a poetry competition.

He went into a poetry slam at a time that he was depressed, and in the process won the sum of 1 million naira.

The young poet made this known in a post on his Twitter page as he revealed how his situation became a blessing in disguise.

Tobi Abiodun is also popularly known for being featured in a poetry-inspired advert for Heritage bank which showed during the Big Brother Naija 2019 season.

He emerged winner of the Lip Fest Poetry Slam 2021 and got himself N1 million.

In a photo shared online by Tobi, he could be seen receiving the cheque as he screamed at the top of his lungs in excitement.

He captioned the image;

”Took my depression to a poetry slam and won with it”

See his post:

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