- A Nigerian lady identified as Iqmat Olopade says it is not the end of the world if students don't graduate with a first-class
- According to the first class graduate of accounting, it is important for students to work hard to achieve such academic feat but it is not the end of the world if they don't eventually make it
- She advises students to always put God first in their academic journey, saying it is very important
A first-class graduate identified as Iqmat Olopade has said it is not the end of the world if people do not achieve such academic feat.
In an interview with Briefly.co.za, the accounting graduate from Redeemers University, Osun state, said she was able to achieve such a stellar grade because she devoted her time to her studies.
According to her, she did not have a boyfriend while in school but she would have still graduated with a first-class even if she did.
She said her family members encouraged her to graduate with a first-class by citing examples of other relatives that achieved such feat.
Iqmat, who graduated with a 4.7 CGPA, said she spent most of her day in the library to read, adding that God helped her through her journey in school.
The young lady said she had a social life in school. According to her, she was involved in departmental activities.
"There is no short cut to success. It requires you to do different things for you to succeed. For me personally, I will say hard work, determination."
In other news, Tintswalo Emma Sibeko shared her and her husband's amazing accomplishment to the #ImStaying group on Facebook. According to Tintswalo she and her hubby bagged their third qualifications together.
Tintswalo didn't specify what they graduated from or what their previous accomplishments are but the proud moment deserves all the recognition it's getting. She shared a few stunning graduation pictures to the group accompanying her post.
Stayers are feeling all sorts of pride and inspiration due to her post. The post was uploaded earlier today and has already received over 1 500 reactions on the social networking site.
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