A young Nigerian man Abanda Alex has taken to social media to celebrate graduating from the Federal University Lokoja with a first-class degree.
He described the journey on the road to first-class as discouraging Sharing a photo of the convocation paper confirming his academic achievement, Alex said it had been a stressful and discouraging 5 years at the university, stressing that God’s grace was his stimulating strength.
In his words:
“It has being a stressful, discouragingly rough terrain all through the last four years with a sprinkling one year due to COVID-19 for me but Abba’s Grace was the stimulating strength in achieving this academic excellence. Never forgetful of my Parents’ diligent all-around aids; May they live long!”
He explained that his 4-year programme became 5 years thanks to the Coronavirus pandemic. A look at the programme paper Alex shared showed he emerged as the only first-class graduate in his department.