Nigeria is known to be producing highly intelligent and creative students across the world. In campusbrief we brought you the top 17 talented and brilliant students who had made the country proud. Some of these seventeen brilliant students are both male and female.
1. DR HADIZA HAMMA
A proud daughter of Yobe state, Dr Hadiza Hamma is a remarkable scholar and lecturer who excels in various fields of law.
She earned a Master’s degree in Liberal Arts from Harvard University, where she was awarded the Dean’s Prize for Outstanding Development
She also holds a PhD in Law and has a keen interest in environmental, human rights, and more.
She is a role model for many people who want to make a difference in the world.
2. ZAINAB BELLO
Zainab Bello is a remarkable young woman who has achieved much in her academic career. In addition to graduating with a 4.85 First Class CGPA in Mathematics from A.B.U., she is also a talented memorizer of Qur’an.
3. KABIRU JELANI
Kabiru Jelani from Shinkafi LGA of Zamfara has made history in Usman Danfodiyo University.
He is the first graduate of the Faculty of Education to earn a First Class degree in Chemistry with a 4.53 CGPA.
4.HADIZA UNAR TAHIR
Meet Hadiza Umar Tahir, a math genius who effortlessly conquered every problem and equation thrown her way. Her impressive mastery of numbers earned her a First Class degree in Mathematics from Umaru Musa Yar’Adua University (UMYU).
5. JANADA MEDUGU
Janada Medugu Gadzama, from Borno State, a 200L student and an activist who advocates for peace, youth, women and girls, and child rights. She founded a non-profit program that publicizes public views and interests making her one of the youngest humanitarian.
6. USMAN DALHATU
Meet the young inventor, Usman Dalhatu who created a ventilator and a vacuum cleaner in his second year of university(ABU) and then later came up with a solar-powered kiosk for street food vendors.
The kiosk allows them to cook and sell their food
7. INTISSAR BASHIR KURFI
Meet Intissar Bashir Kurfi from Katsina State, a green architect and a seasoned environmentalist who turned 625,000 pure water sachets into 1,250 durable interlocking bricks.
She is a graduate of Ahmadu Bello University (ABU).
8. IDRIS MUHAMMED
Idris Muhammed, a proud alumnus of Alqalam University, has created a remarkable electric bike that can zoom up to 50km/hr on a single charge.
The bike only needs three hours to power up and can last for hours on the road.
Idris Oyiza Zubeidat is a name that will be remembered at Usman Danfodio University Sokoto.
She stunned everyone with her academic excellence and swept away multiple awards. She was not only the best graduating student and the best female graduating student.
10. Ruqayya Modibbo Umaru
From Taraba State, Ruqayya Modibbo Umaru has achieved an incredible feat: a first class degree in law from the prestigious A.B.U Zaria.
She also earned several awards, including the Best graduating Student of the University.
11. Dr. Aliyu Ahmad
From the land of Bauchi State in Nigeria, a brilliant mind emerged. His name is Dr. Aliyu Ahmad, but he is also known as Khalifah, the master of broadcasting technology.
He honed his skills in Britain, where he helped transform the system of BT.
Sadiya Muhammad is a star student from Katsina State. She aced her JAMB with a whopping 325 points. Sadiya shows us the power and potential of girls who pursue education.
13. MUMINAH MUSA AGAKA
Meet Muminah Musa, a young lady from Kwara state who made history by graduating with a First Class degree in Sociology from Ahmadu Bello University Zaria.
Muminah Musa Agaka is the first and only student to achieve this feat in her department since 1985.
Faisal, a young and talented man from Kano State, has created a stunning tricycle (Keke Napep) from scratch.
He sketched his own design and welded the parts together with skill and precision. His photos show his amazing journey from idea to reality
15. FATIMA ADAMU
Meet Fatima Adamu Maikusa, a 14-year-old math genius from Nigeria who has won 7 international math competitions since she was just 9 years old!
From the American Mathematics Competition to the Komodo Math Festival in Indonesia,
16. AISHA SANI MAIKUDI
Meet Aisha Sani Maikudi, one of the youngest Law Professor in Nigeria. She hails from Katsina State and was born in Zaria on a cold January morning in 1983.
Her passion for law took her to prestigious institutions across the world, from Queens
17. UMAR YUSUF
Bicycle Innovator Maiduguri
Meet Umar Yusuf from Borno State. He is a beacon of hope and innovation. He started making bicycles in 2016 to escape unemployment and has since developed his skills and creativity.
He has made various types of bicycles, including a sport.