You see, Nigerians are known to always stand out no matter where they are. We are that good. On our list today is Austin Chibuike Ikpeama who got the PhD at the age of 24.
According to his brother, Ikpeama O Tochuckwu, Chibuike got his PhD after finishing strongly from the University of Sciences, Philadelphia.
The proud brother took to his Facebook page to make the announcement. Posting some of his brother’s pictures, Tochukwu wrote,
“Dear Esteemed Friends, I present to you the youngest Ph.D holder in town and the first in my family; Dr. Austin Chibuike Ikpeama.
To accomplish such feat @ 24 years old is incredible, astonishing and no mean feat.
You’ve made Ikpeama’s at home & in the Diaspora proud with this prestigious honor! Receive my heartfelt congratulations beloved brother. The world is at your fingertips!! Bravo blood, To God be the glory!❤❤ Congratulations Dr. Austin C. Ikpeama(Ph.D)
An Imo-Indigene, Chibuike Ikpeama got a doctorate degree in physical therapy. He is from Chokoneze community in Ezinigittee Mbaise local government. He was born and raised in the United States.