Nigerian 8-Year-Old Twins Break World Mathematics Record (VIDEO)

Meet twins Paula and Peter Imafidon – they passed the University of Cambridge Advanced Maths A level at age 8! They chat with GMTV’s John Stapleton.

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The 8-year-old twins from Waltham Forest in northeast London are a part of the highest-achieving clan in the history of Great Britain education.

The two youngest Nigerian siblings are about to make British history as the youngest students to ever enter high school.

They astounded veteran experts of academia when they became the youngest to ever pass the University of Cambridge’s advanced mathematics exam. That’s on top of the fact they have set world records when they passed the A/AS-level math papers.

Chris Imafidon, their father, said he’s not concerned about his youngest children’s ability to adapt to secondary school despite their tender age.

“We’re delighted with the progress they have made,” he said. “Because they are twins they are always able to help and support each other.”

To Peter and Paula’s parents, this is nothing new. Chris Imafidon said he and his wife have been through this before: They have other super-gifted, overachieving children.

Peter and Paula’s sister, Anne-Marie, now 20, holds the world record as the youngest girl to pass the A-level computing when she was just 13.

She is now studying at arguably the most renowned medical school in the United States, Johns Hopkins University, in Baltimore.

Another sister, Christina, 17, is the youngest student to ever get accepted and study at an undergraduate institution at any British university at 11. And Samantha, now age 12, had passed two rigorous high school-level mathematics and statistics exams at the age of six, something that her twin siblings, Peter and Paula, also did.

  1. Anonymous Reply

    Well done kid’s

  2. Anonymous Reply

    Extra ordinary kids.

  3. Anonymous Reply

    Exceptionally gifted by God

  4. Anonymous Reply

    Nigerian universities would have denied them admission.

  5. Anonymous Reply

    This is fantastic

  6. Anonymous Reply

    my prayer is that let not american life corrupt this gifted hands

    • Anonymous Reply

      I think they are residing in England.

  7. Anonymous Reply

    as we all know anything at all is created by Allah Subhanahu wata ala, I wish them all the best

  8. Anonymous Reply

    Wow and so brilliant performance….keep it-up kids.

  9. Anonymous Reply

    Well done Africa children I wish you guys well and God bless them

  10. Anonymous Reply

    Parents Plz Assist Them With Prayer

  11. Anonymous Reply

    I’m so glad to see Nigerian kids at the top of british education

  12. Anonymous Reply

    These ones ar worth more than diamonds

  13. Anonymous Reply

    Congrats to them both..

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    Blessing from God, keep praying for them

  16. Anonymous Reply

    I also hope they are allowed to also be truly what they are and that is children.

  17. Anonymous Reply

    Amazing ,you two make us proud continue to excell there is no limit for you higher than the skye

  18. Anonymous Reply

    Well done

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  20. Anonymous Reply

    I wish i was like those kids

  21. Anonymous Reply

    Well done kids… I am reuben from Nigeria am also planning to come to America and also break records in sciences course pray for me

  22. Anonymous Reply

    i wish to be like them

  23. Anonymous Reply

    Wow! amazhng

  24. Anonymous Reply

    We give all the glory to God, and the parents fir nurturing, these sweet spirits, God continue to bless you and your family! Congratulations to all keep moving forward and going threw and overcoming!!

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