Nigerian Aircraft cleaner who becomes a qualified pilot
Captain Mohammed Abubakar being decorated with his fourth bar Twitter@AirAzman)
London, August 4, 2018 (AltAfrica)-Its a CLASSY GRASS TO GRACE STORY. The type we read or watch in movies .
But this is not a fiction . It’s a true life story of utmost dedication and unflinching belief
The story of Mohammed Abubakar . 24 years after he was employed as Aircraft cleaner, on July 31, 2018 Mohammed Abubakar of Kano, Nigeria, received his fourth aviation bar which qualified him as a pilot.
Abubakar began his career as an aircraft cleaner, gradually rising in rank until he was able to secure his certifications enabling him to operate a plane.
Abubakar is now a member of the crew at Azman Air Services Limited, based in Kano, Nigeria.
The incredible story of Abubakar was revealed by his employers who were so elated to showcase his achievement and a journey of total commitment
The airline company released a statement on Twitter stating, “He Joined the Aviation industry 24 years ago as Aircraft Cleaner. Today He is getting the Fourth Bar to becoming a CAPTAIN. Congratulations Mohammed Abubakar from all of us @AirAzman”
See below for some hilarious and inspirational comments on Twitter:
Wow… from Aircratf cleaner you said? This is the kind of inspirational stories I love to hear. Congratulations Captain Muhammad Abubakar
Congratulations captain Mohammed Abubakar. You can become whatever u choose to become
He started from the bottom and has risen this high. That’s inspiring
Hmmm…you meant from cleaning the plane while it’s still on the ground (bottom) to flying the plane on air.
Congratulations Mohammad…. lts never too late… Our dreams will always come through as long as we believe !!