Mathematics graduate and a Cassava farmer heads to US for PhD
Emmanuel Nworie, a Nigerian man who resorted to petty cassava farming after graduating with a first class in mathematics, has left the shores of the country for the United States.
A university in Texas is sponsoring the young man for his PhD after he was discovered by a Nigerian man named Michael Taiwo.
Emmanuel Nworie has been given a scholarship for his PhD in Texas, United States. Photo credit: @Jarushub Source: Twitter The disclosure was made on Twitter by Suraj Oyewale, who expressed gratitude to Taiwo for discovering the young man.
Tweeps were excited for Nworie and they flooded the comment section to congratulate him.
@OlayemiOlaoluwa commented: “Congratulations to him. I remembered when his case was mentioned here. Thanks to @MTforChange. God bless you sir. Greater heights.”
@TrendybyJ reacted: “I’m soo Happy for him…this is huge!!”
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