That’s Talent: Children’s Chess Player Discovered Under Oshodi Bridge Shows Off Cool Singing Skills, Video Stuns Many
- A Nigerian boy named John Junior has shown that talent can be found anywhere in the world, even under the Oshodi Bridge in Lagos
- The boy was recently found under the Oshodi Bridge in Lagos by Chess in Slums Africa and he is trained in the beautiful game of chess
- But the boy also has incredible singing skills because we saw him sing so well with a melodious voice that won over many.
Chess in Slums Africa has found a talented boy under the Oshodi Bridge in Lagos State where he usually spends his night.
The boy identified as John Junior came to Lagos de Jos and is fluent in Hausa and English.
He had no place to lay his head
But with no place to stay, John had to spend his nights below deck in harsh weather conditions.
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But help came his way when Chess in Slums Africa found him. The organization started training him in chess and coding.
He also has singing skills
However, John Junior also has amazing singing skills as a video of him singing showed that he is blessed with a beautiful voice. John, who also calls himself “Black Tiger”, aspires to become a great musician and live in Lekki.
Telling the boy’s story, Chess in Slums Africa wrote of how they helped the boy and others in his situation:
“We have rented a three-bedroom serviced apartment for the next month to house Junior and ten other boys who live below deck until we can find them more permanent accommodation.”
Watch the video below:
Social media users react, praise the boy for his beautiful voice
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Many of those who saw the boy’s skills took to the comments section to express their views as follows:
“He has such a beautiful voice… you certainly wouldn’t guess it from just a glance… Kudos to the team at Chessinslums.
“And boy can he sing! His dreams are valid.”
“Eiii my God! When will we build a Nigeria capable of harboring the dreams of young talents like this?
Teenager impresses many with his Igbo rap skills
Meanwhile Legit.ng previously reported that a boy known as Igbo Boy Space showed great rapping skills during the e-money on the occasion of his 40th birthday.
The boy took to Instagram to share the video he produced for the socialite.
Many people who listened to the song agreed that the boy has incredible talent and a great future.