Meet The 24-Year-Old Port Harcourt Boy Who Just Became The Youngest Lecturer At A UK University

A 24-year-old Nigerian PhD holder, Nemitari Ajienka, has become the youngest lecturer at a UK university.

A PortHarcourt boy, Nemitari Ajienka has announced he is now the youngest lecturer at the Edge Hill University, UK.

While announcing this unusual success on twitter, Nemitari wrote:

“Immensely Grateful. BSc & MSc distinctions & PhD. A new journey now begins at 24; youngest lecturer at Edge Hill University, UK. #PhD #brunel #MDX #Bham #nigeria #proudlynigerian #PortHarcourt”

In Nigerian pidgin, the saying is true that, Naija no de carry last (meaning Nigerians are never behind in their endeavours).