In life, if the passion and determination are there, there is nothing so hard for someone to accomplish. Typically, after they have reached a certain age, individuals find it hard to continue their schooling. This pattern is linked to the social system that is not designed for older people to go to kindergarten. In several African cultures, while this has become a tradition, a woman has chosen to set a record for herself.
A image is trending on social media at present. This picture shows an elderly woman celebrating with school children after her graduation.
According to reports, this woman just finished her Junior WAEC.
The said woman is identified simply as Auntie Lizzy. She is from Ghana and has just completed Junior High School. She is now a junior secondary school graduate and is hoping to enroll in Senior High School soon.
The story of this woman has got a lot of people reacting. Many are of the view that she is indeed blessed. This group of persons maintained that she has done what many could not do. A Facebook user commented, "Age is just a number".
There are a few others who also expressed that she is indeed one in a million. They opined that this graduation deserves a better celebration.
What do you think?.
• Do you feel that this is good?.
• Do you feel that she deserves more?.
• Do you feel that age is just a number?.