71-year-old Woman Becomes Oldest Student In UNILAG History To Bag PhD

A 71 year old woman Identified as Felicia Marinze is the oldest student in history of the University of Lagos to bag a PhD degree since the institution was established.


The news was shared by the Vice chancellor of the Institution Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, during the school 51st convocation ceremony.

The brilliant old lady graduated from the department of European Languages and International Studies at the varsity’s School of Postgraduate Studies (SPGS) and according to the VC, Marinze is also one of the best graduating students from the institution.

This also shows that age isn’t a barrier to the height you can attain in life. So, keep pushing till you get there.


Congratulations to the granny!

Source: Thecable

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