Acting President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has congratulated a team of young girls who represented Nigeria in the Global Tech competition in Silicon Valley. The team: The girls – Save-A-Soul team, developed a mobile application for tackling the problem of fake pharmaceutical products in Nigeria.
He gave the congratulatory message through his handle @ProfOsinbajo.
He said: “These young ladies in Junior Secondary School, developed a mobile application called ‘FD Detector’ to tackle the problems of fake pharmaceutical products in Nigeria. Yesterday, they won the 2018 Technovation World Pitch in California. Congratulations! We are very proud of you.”
He concluded by giving the girls and their mentor a thumbs up. ” Well done to Uchenna Onwuamaegbu-Ugwu, the founder of Edufun Technik STEM Center. I understand that she and her company were responsible for mentoring the young ladies. Great job!”