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Meet Wendy Okolo, a Nigerian lady who is the first black woman to bag PhD in aerospace engineering (photos)

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— 30-year-old Wendy Okolo is said to be a national aeronautics and space administration whiz

— The young Nigerian lady has become the first black woman to get a doctorate degree in aerospace engineering.

Nigeria is known for producing geniuses who almost always break barriers in their several industries. These Nigerians have put the country on the map and in the eye of the global community with their amazing talents.

A young Nigerian lady identified as Wendy Okolo has become the first black woman to get a doctorate degree in aerospace engineering.

The 30-year-old lady who was born to a family of six has taken off her career at the national aeronautics and space administration (NASA), a United States agency responsible for the civilian space program as well as aeronautics and aerospace research.

She achieved both her bachelors degree and doctorate degree from the University of Texas at Arlington in 2010 and 2015 respectively.

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Okolo was only 26 years old when she became the first black woman to get a doctorate degree in aerospace engineering from the University of Texas at Arlington.