A 19-year-old Nigerian, Emmanuela Biye Ikwen, has graduated with a First Class degree in Geology from Rhodes University, South Africa, making academic history.
According to report, the teenager hails from Okorshie village, Obudu local government area, Cross River state.
We gathered that the young lady started her early education in Nigeria before relocating to South Africa with her family.
Before gaining admission to Rhodes University where she graduated from with flying colors, Ikwen had attended one of the prestigious post-primary schools in South Africa.
The proud graduate dedicated her success to vision, determination, discipline instilled by her mother and above all, the grace of God.
She is reportedly looking forward to a successful working career in any of the world’s topmost oil and gas companies.