Nigerian Lecturer and Wife Make History as Professors at Ekiti State University

A Nigerian lecturer and his wife have made history by both being promoted to professors on the same day at Ekiti State University (EKSU) in Ado Ekiti.

Nigerian Lecturer and Wife Make History as Professors at Ekiti State University

In a remarkable achievement, a Nigerian lecturer and his wife have both been promoted to the rank of professor on the same day at Ekiti State University (EKSU) in Ado Ekiti. This unprecedented event has captured widespread attention on social media, drawing congratulations and admiration from colleagues, students, and the general public.

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The milestone was announced through a series of social media posts by an individual close to the couple, who congratulated the new professors, referred to as Profs. Abdulazeez. The post highlighted the significance of this dual achievement, celebrating it as a peak of intellectual success and composure.

Ekiti State University, known for its rigorous academic standards, has added a unique chapter to its history with this dual promotion. The announcement read: “Husband and wife become professors in one day at Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti. Congratulations to Profs. Abdulazeez(s). This is how we steez in Ekiti. Intellectualism at its peak. Steeze et composure. God bless this family.”

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The social media post quickly went viral, attracting numerous comments from well-wishers. Users praised the couple for their dedication and academic excellence, with comments like:

  • "Congratulations to our own Alhaja, she deserves it." – lolaporium
  • "Gentle looking but very disciplined man, congratulations." – Banky Yemi
  • "Fountain of knowledge, proudly Ekiti lady." – Tushgold Wears
  • "This man is a very good man in the Industrial Chemistry department, intelligent and vast. Congratulations sir." – seun_busayo
  • "Congratulations to my HOD." – girlies_bestie

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The couple's achievement is not just a personal milestone but also an inspiration to the academic community, showcasing the possibilities of dedication, hard work, and mutual support in achieving professional success.