News of the day as young lady identified as Esther Chukwuemeka has been tagged the youngest Nigerian lawyer to be called to Bar.
According to reports, she was denied admission into a Nigerian University for being too young.
She was called to bar on Wednesday, July 28, at the age of 20, according to Barrister NG.
Popular Nigerian comedienne, Lepacious Bose shared her story on her Instagram page and said the girl is from Okigwe, Imo State.
She reportedly finished her secondary school at the age of 13 and got admission into ABSU, but the school denied her the admission citing that she’s underage.
Her father then sent her to India to study Law and she graduated in flying colors after which she returned to Nigeria for Law School.
She wrote the Bar final exam and was among the successful students.
She has now been called to bar as a solicitor and advocate of the Supreme Court of Nigeria.
Read What She Wrote Below
“All hail Barrister Esther Chukwuemeka, the Nigerian youngest Lawyer called to Bar today at the Young age of 20…. Yep you read that right 20 years old!!! If you are a lawyer and you attended Nigerian university then you know say na work she do!!!
In our generation when you add ASUU, NASU strikes plus students riots hmmm graduating at 25 sef was a testimony!!!
Well done Esther 👍🏾👍🏾👍🏾👍🏾
A brilliant Young Girl from Okigwe, She finished her secondary School at the Age of 13, passed her SSCE and got admission in ABSU, but the school denied her the admission citing that she’s underage.
Her father picked up the challenge and sent her to India to study law, she graduated in flying colours, then came back to Nigeria and studied at Nigerian Law School for her Bar Part 1 program which is compulsory for all students from foreign university.
Upon her Successful passing of Bar part one program, She wrote Bar Final exam and was among the Successful students.
- She Is Being Called To Bar As Solicitor And Advocate Of Supreme Court Of Nigeria ..
Congratulation to the Nigeria’s youngest Barrister.”
Read What Nigerians Had To Say
This particular race to say “my child did this and that at the age of”, is the reason parents push their kids beyond their limit. Done with high school at 13? I hope she’s mature enough to navigate the challenges real life will throw at her. There’s more to life than being book smart though! Congratulations to her!
With the rate of failures of this year’s bar exams, I must say that she is an inspiration. Meawhile Jamb wants to restrict under 18s from participating
Last last money is sha important in this life. Abi na papa wey never chop belleful go send pikin go India?
Congratulations!!!! No rush baby girl… enjoy being young and never stop learning. Adulthood is a scam o… take your time…
When I was 20, I still Dey find the value of X
Stop robbing kids of their youth in the name of academic “excellence”. Someone her age has no business being a lawyer
Na just money her papa get pass most people…
Lots of children finish sec school at 12-13… it’s just the system that’s bad and they can’t afford abroad schools
See how nigeria wanted to delay her unnecessarily??? Saying she’s too young to be in university 😏…
Thank God her her parents that refused to be handicapped by the rubbish system.
This is SLAYING I reckon with . Slay Queen with brains . Chop knuckle 👌🏾😎
Really when did she enter school .Congrats to her
You were not informed too? How many times will they tell you that Nigeria is not for you ?