Ummukhulthum Abubakar Sadiq Nigerian student bags first class degree in Medicine in Saudi Arabia

The Medical student, who is a daughter of Senator in Katsina State reportedly memorized the Qur'aan between 2014 and 2018.

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Ummukhulthum and school officials during presentation of awards to first class students

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Nigerian students in foreign Universities are gaining more reputations for their academic brilliance as a female student from Katsina State graduates with a first class degree from Batterjee Medical College, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

The student, Ummukhulthum Abubakar Sadiq was conferred with Bachelor’s in Medicine and Surgery (MBBS) on Saturday, May 5, 2018, and also got a prize as one of the best graduating students.

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Batterjee Medical College, Jeddah, the school Ummukhulthum graduate from.

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According to Daily Trust, Ummukhulthum attended ABC Academy and Nurul-Bayan International Academy, Abuja.

The brilliant student, who is a daughter of a Nigerian politician,  Senator  Abubakar Sadiq Yar’adua completed her senior secondary education at Nigerian Tulip International College, Abuja in 2011.

According to her father, Ummukhulthum completed the recitation of the Holy Qur’an in 2005 at the age of 10 and memorized it in four years between 2014 and 2018.

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Recall that in February Chriastianah Udoh emerged the first Nigerian to win the Dudley Newitt Prize for Experimental Excellence award at the Imperial College in London.

Udoh, who is reportedly a daughter of a party chieftain in Akwa Ibom State was awarded on Monday, February 26, 2018, during the Dudley Newitt Lecture held on the university campus.

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