Ambition rules the heart. Edo-born Little Gideon David Emokpae is not exempt. However, he has a very tall dream. He looks forward to becoming a pilot and flying above the head of everybody like a bird.
Do you have a name?
How do you know you have a name?
Ok, What is your name?
My name is Gideon David Emokpae
What is the meaning of your name?
I don’t know.
Have you asked?
Why have you not asked?
I don’t know.
How old are you?
I am five years old.
Who told you so?
Which state are you from?
Are you Christian or a Muslim?
I am a Christian.
Do you like going to church?
What is the name of your church?
Foremost of Christ Counseling Centre Church.
Who took you there?
To do what?
To know how to pray to God.
So, do you now know how to pray?
Who is this God that you pray to?
God is our father in heaven.
Oh, you have a father in heaven. What of a father on earth?
I have a father too.
That means you have two fathers…
Do you go to school?
What is the name of your School?
Praiseland Nursery and Primary School.
What class are you?
What is the name of your class teacher?
What is your best subject?
What is your best food?
Rice, stew and plantain.
Do you have a best friend?
Why is she your best friend?
Because she is a good girl.
What is your favourite colour?
What do you want to become in future?
I love aeroplane and like flying.
Like a bird?
Yes, I want to fly like a bird above everybody.
What do you like doing during your leisure time?
What is your best carton?
Who do you love more between your Daddy and your mummy?
Because she takes care of me.
What about your Daddy?
I love him too.
Do you help your monmmy to do the home chores?
Yes, I help her with the dishes.