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14-year-old Fatima Adamu Maikusa has set an exceptional record after winning seven Mathematics medals in different competitions from across the world. Fatima, who has become a role model to many girls started displaying her mathematical strength at the age of nine.

Fatima is from Gombe State, Nigeria, and she is currently a Grade 11 student at the Nigerian Turkish International School (NTIC) in Kano, Nigeria.

So far, Fatimah has won seven international medals in mathematics across the world including:

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  1. American Mathematics Competition (AMC 08)

2. International Eduversal Mathematics competition, Jakarta, Indonesia.

3. International Math challenge, Bangkok Thailand

4. Kangourou Sans Frontiers – KSF mathematics competitions

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5. Future Intelligence Students Olympiad (FISO)

6. Mathematics without borders, Bulgaria

7. Komodo Math Festival, Indonesia

Fatima Adamu Maikusa is a student of NTIC, Kano. Photo credit: Mathematics Professionals/Facebook, Exxorian and Harrison Eastwood/Getty Images. Source: UGC R


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