A young Nigerian baker identified as Prince Obua has said despite the challenges of his profession, his four-year baking journey has been nothing short of wonderful.
Obua, who designs different objects and animals as cakes, told Muse.ng that he has been able to give back to the society by training a lot of young people on how to bake cake without taking a dime from them.
In his words: “I have been able to bless a lot of young people by training them without taking a dime. I run an empowerment programme every end of the year where I train people from beginner’s class to craft class just to support humanity.”
Designing airplane cake for Uganda
Speaking about designing airplane cake for Ugandan anniversary in 2020, the young man said he was contacted for the job after the airplane cake he baked for Airpeace went viral on social media.
According to Obua, his profession is not devoid of challenges but he’s able to overcome them due to the love he has for what he does.
Obua said he ensures he succeeds in whatever task he embarks on, adding that he believes he can do whatever his superiors in the baking industry can do.
The young man said he would have been an entertainer if he wasn’t a baker due to his love for music.
He advised young people who want to be successful in the baking industry to first believe in themselves.