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Meet Olaoluwa Known To Be Africa's Youngest PhD Holder And Professor Of Mathematics

30years old Olaoluwa Hallowed is recognised to be africa's youngest doctor of mathematics and also a professor.

This was posted by one Adebayo Ilupeju on LinkedIn, stating that the young professor at the age of 14 got his bachelor degree and subsequently went to get his masters in mathematics and physics at the age of 19.

He was born in September 27, 1989, it's also important to note that he rounded up two masters programme as a teenager.

However, He returned to Nigeria an he received his PhD from the University of Lagos in 2011 in mathematics within the short space of three years.

At the age of 24, he was known to be the youngest PhD holder in Africa, making him very popular and most importantly from a developing country like Nigeria.

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The world look at Nigeria as a country struggling for resources and lack the intelligence to carry out ventures that can bring development to the country, but people like Olaoluwa always prove them wrong by doing their best outside the country, several Nigerians have made names in other countries.

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