Brilliant man goes back to school to study Medicine after earning a degree in Microbiology, graduates as best student with 15 awards
A brilliant man named Obuekwe Chukwuemeka Azubuike has returned to school to bag a Medicine degree after he had earlier earned a Biochemistry degree from Covenant University, Nigeria. He also won 15 awards as the best graduating student of his faculty.
Azubuike obtained a first degree in Biochemistry at Covenant University, Ogun Nigeria before moving on to study medicine at the Obafemi Awolowo University. He bagged her medicine degree with distinctions.
He also was awarded the best-graduating student of the university’s Faculty of Clinical Sciences. Azubuike shared his achievement of graduating as a Medical Doctor on Twittter stating that he was priviledged.
Azuibuike mentioned that he received the Nigerian Medical Association Prize and a cash award from the Nigerian Medical Association as the Best Graduating Student in Medicine at his induction ceremony.
He said he was honored to receive numerous accolades at the university convocation ceremony. Azuibike won a total of 15 awards and was awarded the University Prize for Overall Best Student with the highest number of prizes.
He stated that he was humbled by the standing ovation he received from the 6500-capacity hall of the convocation ceremony as the Dean called out his awards. Azubuike said his achievement is the evidence of hard work, God’s grace, and a relentless pursuit of excellence.
He expressed his gratitude to all those who trained him at the university’s College of Health Sciences, and at the university teaching hospital stating that his training was excellent. He also appreciated his classmates for being the best colleagues.
Azubuike thanked Covenant University for the discipline they instilled in him. He also thanked the University of Cambridge, United States contributing to his medical education by providing him with full funding to study Upper GI Surgery.