‘Lowly boy from Agbado’ who graduated from Harvard returns to honour his parents at their small business that sponsored his education

A young man who graduated from Wharton and Harvard has returned to honour his parents who made it possible.

Temitope Akande paid a visit to his parents at their small bookstore and gave them matching Harvard sweatshirts to wear.

He revealed that his parents’ bookstore practically raised him.

He said he couldn’t have done it without his parents, especially his mother.

He said the bookstore ensured he didn’t starve and also provided the knowledge that expanded the limits of what he could aspire to.

He revealed that he is now a graduate of two prestigious institutions – Wharton and Harvard.

His post on LinkedIn has gone viral with over 101,000 users reacting.

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