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Young Nigerian man bags Medicine degree with 12 out of 13 distinctions, wins best student award

A young Nigerian man named Salako Babatunde has bagged a Medicine degree at the University of Lagos with 12 out of 13 distinctions and was awarded the best-graduating student of his set.

Salako Babatunde bagged his bachelor’s of honors degree in Medicine and Surgery (MB; BS) at the University of Lagos, Nigeria. He also won the best-graduating student award of the 2019/2020 set of the College of Medicine, University of Lagos.

Babatunde graduated with a total of 12 distinctions out of the 13 courses he did. He shared his achievement on Twitter celebrating himself as a newly inducted Medical Doctor.

”Yesterday, I got inducted into the medical profession as the Best graduating student of the 2019/2020 set of the College of Medicine, University of Lagos @CmulNigeria
with 12 out of 13 Distinctions,” he tweeted.


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”I’m now Dr. Salako Babatunde A. MB;BS (Hons) Lagos,” he added. Babatunde also won a merit award of excellence from the Association of Medical Students, University of Lagos (AMSUL).


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In another story, a 14-year-old girl named Pamela Sithole who worked as a domestic worker to sponsor her education has finally become successful as she becomes a Medical Doctor at the age of 24.

Pamela started working as a domestic helper at the young age of 14. She mentioned that she was raised in the midst of challenges and financial circumstances. Read more about Pamela HERE.



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