Salihu Dasuki becomes the youngest senior lecturer at Sheffield Hallam University in the United Kingdom.
The 29-year-old Nigerian, Dasuki announced his resumption to work as a senior lecturer of Information Systems yesterday, Monday, September 25 via Twitter.
He made the announcement with the following words:
“By Allah’s grace, not only am I the youngest, I resume teaching as a senior lecturer of computing at Sheffield Hallam University, UK”
By Allah’s grace, not only am I the youngest, I resume teaching as a senior lecturer of computing at Sheffield Hallam University, UK. pic.twitter.com/BD0WZrEdcv
— Dr Salihu Dasuki (@SNakande) September 25, 2017
Dasuki also has a brilliant academic record. He graduated with a first class degree in Information Technology from Eastern Mediterranean University (EMU), North Cyprus at 21. He went further to have his Master’s degree at Brunel University, UK and bagged his PhD in the same university in 2012. At this time, he was reportedly the youngest PhD holder in the Northern Nigeria.
Since he tweeted his new academic status, Nigerians have been congratulating the young academic on his achievement.
In 2016, Dasuki was among the 100 Arewa’s people of the year due to his academic records.
Source: The Unknown Nigeria