Nigeria: Ogadinma Mgbajah is West Africa’s First Female Cardio-thoracic Surgeon

Dr. Ogadinma Mgbajah took to Twitter yesterday to announce her record making achievement of becoming Nigeria and West Africa’s first female Cardio-thoracic Surgeon.

She also posted a photo of herself and her group of examiners.

In 1943, when open-heart surgery was still in its infancy, Dr. Myra Adele, then an associate surgeon, became the first woman to operate on a human heart in only the ninth such operation of its kind anywhere in the world.

Dr. Ogadinma Mgbajah seems rightly confident about her achievement as she tweeted:

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