A brilliant young Nigerian Lady, Adejoke Moronkola has graduated outstandingly from East Tennessee State University, United States with a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing, clinching several awards and accolades to her name.

The 26-year-old Adejoke had, before enrolling for a degree in Nursing, earned her Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacology and Toxicology from the University of Lagos, South-West, Nigeria.

After two years in the Nursing degree program, Adejoke graduated with an outstanding 3.91 grade points out of a possible 4.00. Celebrating her success on LinkedIn, she narrated that not only has she bagged a degree in Nursing, she has also been licensed to practice Nursing in the United States.

In her words…

“On May 7th of this year, the young girl who came to the United States 4 years ago with big dreams fulfilled one of those dreams – she graduated with a nursing degree, and, on June  27th, she became a licensed registered nurse in the U.S.”

“I had so many discouragements and just a few encouragements, I started my nursing school journey during the Covid-19 pandemic, but that didn’t stop me from doing my best and learning how to be a great nurse.” 


PS:  “Nobody goes undefeated all the time. If you can pick up after a crushing defeat, and go on to win again, you are going to be a champion someday.” – Wilma Rudolph.


Source: Scholarship Region