- A Nigerian woman has been commissioned as a Second Lieutenant of the United States Army
- The woman was celebrated for her accomplishments by her husband on social media
- Oluwatobi Al-Bakare was commissioned at the spring 2019 commissioning ceremony
A Nigerian woman identified as Oluwatobi Al-Bakare has proved that barriers can be broken anywhere as she becomes a Second Lieutenant of the United States Army. The woman was commissioned on Thursday, May 16.
Legit.ng came across her success story after it was shared on Twitter by her husband, Olatunde Bakare.
Olatunde Bakare had taken to Twitter to celebrate his beautiful wife for her accomplishment at the United States Army.
The husband shared photos of his wife dressed in her official army uniform as she gets commissioned at the student center ballroom A in Bowie State University in George's County, Maryland.
The spring 2019 commissioning ceremony had taken place around 1:00pm. Bakare celebrated his wife and congratulated her in his tweet.
He said: "My amazing wife @TobyAlmaroof will be commissioning today as a Second Lieutenant of the United States Army. Couldn’t be prouder of her accomplishments. Congratulations baby girl."
Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that a 30-year-old lady who was born to a family of six become the first black woman to get a doctorate degree in aerospace engineering. She is also known as whizz at the national aeronautics and space administration.
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