Twins reveal they gained admission into Harvard because they’re related to Bob Marley (Video)

A set of Black American twins known as Chloe and Ariel, have revealed the unbelievably interesting reason that Harvard University granted them admission.

The siblings, a boy and girl claimed that they are related to late Jamaican Reggae star, Bob Marley and it is because of their family ties that they now study at Harvard University, Massachusetts, USA.

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Chloe and Ariel made the revelation in a trending TikTok video when a fellow student at the prestigious institution was asking black students how they gained admission.

Some of the others also revealed that their parents either made donations to the institution, own companies or are juggernauts in their chosen careers.

Bob Marley twins admission Harvard

Most of the undergraduates said for them to be considered, they had to either get really high grades, found a non-profit organisation or volunteer at one and be a legacy – related to someone notable/wealthy in society.

The student and content creator known as Kool Kid did the interview to shine light on the criteria many black students would have to fulfill for them to be admitted at Harvard.

Watch the video below:

Meanwhile in related news…

A Nigerian girl, Elizabeth who hawked due to being from a poor background recently went viral after gaining admission into the university.

Founder of Chess In Slums Africa, Tunde Onakoya revealed that in 2021 he met her when was selling biscuits under Oshodi bridge in Lagos and she got an opportunity to continue school after joining his take kids off the streets via chess initiative.

He explained that Elizabeth showed interest in going to school even though she and her mum had no place to live.

According to Tunde, he paid for her entrance exams and she passed excellently well that she was offered admission into the University of Lagos for a degree in Education and History.

The techpreneur appealed to well-meaning Nigerians to support Elizabeth so that the can comfortable take care of all her needs while studying.

He wrote; “Elizabeth was hawking biscuits under oshodi bridge with her Mum when we met her in 2021. They didn’t have a place to live but she wanted to go to school so we paid for her exams.

Today, she gained admission into Unilag to study Education and history. I’m not crying I promise😊 Hope, is everything. Okay let’s help Elizabeth settle into undergraduate life with ease. They still don’t have a place to live and she still does menial Jobs(Cleaning homes and offices) to support her mother.

We’re still fully committed to paying her tuition through University but I think at this point, she needs a Female mentor more than anything else. Please send @iamainembabazi a message if you can commit sometime to mentoring her. We can’t stop believing.”