Mary Remarkable, a student, set record on humanitarian work

The life of Ms Mary Remarkable, a 24-year-old student from Onna Local Government Area, Akwa Ibom State, could be summed up in three words – service to humanity.

Ms Remarkable runs an NGO, Mary Remarkable Foundation, through which she provides humanitarian help to the poor and the vulnerable around Nigeria.

Her foundation in 2019 built a borehole water project for a remote island that hadn’t had any tap water before, in Eastern Obolo. She and her team ferried materials and workers across the river to the community for the historic project and sometimes had to spend nights on the island.

The NGO has provided fully funded scholarships to hundreds of poor kids in Nigeria. Also, over two thousand people have benefited from the organisation’s medical outreach.

Ms Remarkable, who lost her dad while she was 19, is studying Politics at the University of Coventry, United Kingdom.

“This humanitarian work is who I am,” she said. “It is what defines me and my existence.

Akwa Ibom celebrates this remarkable young woman!

9 Comments

  • Kemmy
    Posted September 11, 2020 12:33 am 0Likes

    She is remarkable indeed, I nominate her

  • Paul
    Posted September 13, 2020 5:27 am 0Likes

    I nominate Her, She’s passionate and has great vision

  • Samuel Udonquak
    Posted September 17, 2020 11:33 am 0Likes

    She deserves to be celebrated. Such a passionate being.

  • Idara Umoh
    Posted September 17, 2020 7:47 pm 0Likes

    She is remarkable indeed.
    I love her zeal and determination to be a blessing to others.
    God bless her.

  • Justice Ntia
    Posted September 21, 2020 1:24 am 0Likes

    Wow, God bless you richly.
    I nominate her, she has a good heart

  • Sunshine ijeoma
    Posted September 23, 2020 7:58 am 0Likes

    I nominate her. A remarkable soul.

  • JOSEPH EDEM
    Posted September 23, 2020 9:21 am 0Likes

    Have such a vision of doing great things at her age and youthful strenght, means she will never giveup as she grow.
    I Nominate her for her prowess and her helping spirit and love for the poor and humanity in general.

  • Ime Inyang Jnr.
    Posted September 24, 2020 3:23 pm 0Likes

    Amazing. She’s a star truly!

  • Mimi Okwara
    Posted September 28, 2020 3:27 pm 0Likes

    She’s indeed REMARKABLE.
    LADY OF QUINTESSENCE. With a blessed pure heart of love and selfless service for men.

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