A 45-year-old mother of eight from Kebbi state, Halima Usman, has bagged a PhD in Mathematics.
The disclosure was made on the Twitter handle of the Kebbi state government, @KBStGovt, on Sunday, April 14.
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Legit.ng gathers that Usman bagged the PhD from the Usman Dan Fodio University and was awarded the degree during the institution’s 2019 convocation ceremony.
See the tweet below:
Many social media users lauded Usman for the notable achievement; with some pointing out that she had taught them previously.
See some reactions below:
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Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously reported that one Ochuwa Momoh George, a mother of four children, secured a PhD from the University of Lagos.
The proud woman was all shades of grateful as she took to Facebook to share her journey towards securing her PhD with a CGPA of 5.0.
She wrote in part: "Finally, Ph.D done....I am so glad to announce that I have successfully completed my Ph.D in Environmental Toxicology and Pollution Management with a cgpa of 5.0/5.0!!"
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