A Nigerian genius, Emmanuella Mayaki, has been celebrated by many on social media after gaining admission into Mary Baldwin University
Admitted for the Programme for the Exceptionally Gifted, the teenager would be studying computer science, a course she has been passionate about
Many Nigerians on Instagram praised her as the pride of the country as some wished their children were like her
A 13-year-old Nigerian girl, Emmanuella Mayaki, has made her family and birth country proud as she got into an American university as a student.
She was admitted into the popular Programme for the Exceptionally Gifted (PEG) at Mary Baldwin University, where she would be learning computer science, The Guardian reports.
Emmanuella in Mary Baldwin University
A part of her admission letter reads:
“…congratulations on your acceptance to the Programme for the Exceptionally Gifted(PEG) at Mary Baldwin University! Welcome to the PEG class of 2026.”
To gain admission into the prestigious university, she had 91% of 1,300 in her SAT. When Punch shared the news on Instagram, it got many Nigerians praising her.