95-year-old woman defies all odds, enrolls in school (photos)

95-year-old woman defies all odds, enrolls in school (photos)

Some people find education to be a daunting task as they grow older while others don’t care about their age, they just want to learn and keep learning. Such isthe case of an elderly woman in Kenya.

Pictures of a 95-year-old Kenyan woman have gone viral on social media. She became an internet sensation after pictures of her in a classroom hit several micro blogging sites.

According to an Instagram user Wanjiku Kinuthia, a wild life communications officer, she disclosed that Chebelina made headlines in Kenya after she was photographed in a school uniform.

95-year-old woman defies all odds, enrolls in school (photos)
95-year-old woman enrolls into school in Kenya

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A Facebook post reads: “Her name is Chebelina Mukomuga. She estimates she was born in 1923 and she’s proof that it’s never too late to realize your dreams, like learning how to read and write.

See Kinuthia’s Instagram post below:

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YEN.com.gh earlier reported that a social media user, who was identified as @Ofentse_magqoki, shared her joy after she graduated. The beautiful young lady did not let anything stand in her way of obtaining a degree. Even if it meant studying six years for a four year programme.

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Source: YEN.com.gh

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