The way that every nation grows is by innovation and technology. Nigerians has been advised to look inward for their technical needs and talents abound. This has been seen over the years, with a lot of Nigerian youths Embracing technology, there seems to be light at the end of the tunnel as it regards to technology in the country.
According to Emeka Okoye who is part of the convener and a tech enthusiast, a village school in Akwa in Anambra State has broken the norm to emerge as one of the most gifted sets of kids ever seen. The school was said to be located in a typical village with no access to internet, computers, and electricity, they have made some amazing and interesting discovery, part of a village school innovation that has never heard “STEM” or “JETS” are:
1. Electricity Generator powered by water
3.Torch from potatoes.
4. Rocket Launcher
The generator generates 610 watts of electricity and it has been tested for about 5 hours, the most amazing thing about this generator is that it is powered by water, a discovery that none has ever discovered ever in the world. The digester breaks waste including plastics into different useful and valuable components that can be used by for other things, they also make locally made batteries from discarded Dettol bottles. Each cell generates more than 3 watts of electricity. These are some of their works that are showcase for the exhibition…”