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18 Year-Old Nigerian Girl Graduates with Distinction From Howard University And Enrolls For PhD

18 Year-Old Nigerian Girl Graduates with Distinction From Howard University And Enrolls For PhD

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18-year-old Nkechinyere Chidi-Ogbolu is making Nigeria proud in far away United State Of America.

At her young age, she recently graduated with a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering—with distinction—from Howard University in Washington D.C., US. Chidi-Ogbolu is however only just getting started.

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She has already enrolled for a PhD program at the University of California Davis. The young and brilliant student grew up in Nigeria where she was often pushed to higher classes from a young age because she was too intelligent for her age.

She is already looking forward to starting her PhD

– She wants to help find cures for major diseases such as Ebola

Speaking to her university’s newspaper, The Hilltop, Chidi-Ogbolu spoke of her achievement: “I was overwhelmed with emotions; it was just a very happy day overall.”

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