- A Nigerian woman has won the highest medical award in the US
- The woman took home the award of the 2017 American Academy of Family Physician award
- She has made the nation proud with her achievement
A Nigerian physician identified as Dr Isioma Okobah has made history by taking home the highest medical award in the US.
Okobah won the 2017 American Academy of Family Physical (AAFP) award in the United States. The news of this great achievement was shared on Twitter by SplufikNG.
This award is considered to be the highest medical award in the US according to the tweet shared. It is inspiring knowing that a Nigerian took home that great award.
The Nigerian physician has no doubt made history and would continue to be remembered for her great effort and achievement.
See the initial tweet below and some of the accompanying tweets:
Some Nigerians took to the post to air their opinions on it. Many congratulated her while others drew the attention of the world to who she considers herself to be.
This lady has no doubt made the nation proud. It is great knowing there are brilliant people amongst us.
Congratulations to her.
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