Kemi Onabanjo was elected by her classmates to deliver a speech as valedictorian for over 490 graduating class of July 2016.
She delivered a very inspiring speech during the graduation ceremony on July 7 2016, at the Château de Fontainebleau.
Kemi is a Covenant University Alumnus, who graduated the best in her set and had worked at McKinsey and Company and LM Ericsson before going to study MBA at INSEAD.
Below is her note on gratitude as shared on her Instagram
All I wanted was an MBA and God did even much more for me. He gave me Favour and caused me to the accepted to the best business school in the world.
I am eternally grateful to Him for making this dream come true. He provided EVERYTHING I needed – people, funds, encouragement, support, strength, warmth (that French winter is not for kids), friendships and more. ====================================
He went above & beyond and caused me to be favored among my beloved and talented classmates. Never in my wildest dreams would I have thought I would be valedictorian! Me? Small me? From Ijebu-Ode? But hey, GOD did it! And I am immensely grateful to Him. I have no doubt that God loves me, no doubt at all!
Watch her speech below:
Photo Credit – instagram.com/kemionabanjo