Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Unilag Graduates 77-Year-Old Woman

Unilag Graduates 77-Year-Old Woman

77-year-old woman graduates from UNILAG

A woman, 77, retiree was among the 1,008 students who graduated from the Faculty of Education. The University of Lagos, awarded first degree on Tuesday at the institution’s 2017/2018 Convocation Ceremonies.
The retiree, whose name wasn't revealed, said that the achievement was her dream come true.
During the interview she said, and I quote:

"I studied guidance and counselling and I am most grateful to God Almighty who made me to see this day. “ I will not like my name to be mentioned because I know where I am coming from and what I am protecting. “I am a retired officer. I have worked in a lot of countries around the world and also in Nigeria, where I finally retired,’’ 

WOW!!! Checkout UNILAG's Convocation Date & Total Number Of 1st Class Graduates

She added that she went for the degree programme because she did not want to sit at home after retirement. “You know when you retire like that, you will not want to stay at home and be dying slowly, she said.

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  1. education has no limit this is to encourage nigerian youths

  2. Education is the best legacy in life

  3. The old woman tried to be update with modern education system of the day

  4. The old woman is trying to be update with modern education of this time

  5. Congratulations
    Adult education is not easy


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