- A Nigerian doctor has taken to social media to inspire others
- The doctor identified as SO Nwaobi says he went broke after spending eight years in medical school
- He says he asked himself if he could go for his master's programme because he was already drained financially
- The medical practitioner eventually went for the programme and graduated with a master of public health, finishing with a 4.0 GPA
A Nigerian doctor identified as SO Nwaobi has shared his success story to inspire others.
Doctor Nwaobi recounted when he went broke after spending eight years in medical school and still going ahead to obtain a master of public health degree.
He took to Twitter to share his story, saying he graduated with 4.0 GPA.
Doctor Nwaobi tweeted: "I remember asking myself if I had any gas left in the tank for a Masters program. After 8 yrs of med school I was totally drained. Now graduating with a Master of Public health 4.0/4.0 GPA.
"Dr. S.O Nwaobi MD. MPH.
"Never about proving anybody wrong, just proving the vision right."
In other news, a 16-year-old Nigerian identified as Oyebola Ajayi-Bembe has bagged presidential scholarship into 20 notable universities in the United States.
The disclosure was made during a high school graduation ceremony held recently in New Jersey.
The teenager described her success as a product of hard work, dedication, focus and steadfastness.
Oyebola was the only female in the selected category who took the second position after a Chinese.
She was offered admission on a scholarship basis into Teacher’s College of New Jersey, New Jersey Institute of Technology and Norwich University, Bloomfield College, St. Benedict College, MonteClaire State University, New Jersey City University and 13 other universities in the US.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously reported that a Nigerian identified as Timi Adelakun has made history at South Broward High School in Hollywood, Florida, for being the school's first black valedictorian and for having a 5.6 GPA - the highest ever in the school’s history.
Reacting to the feat, Adelakun said it is a good thing that he made history in the school. He expressed gratitude to the school that helped him academically.
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