- Professor Ndubuisi Ekekwe, a Nigerian scientist, is celebrated for innovations that bring his country pride
- Ekekwe is one of the creators of robots that have helped medical sciences, a technology that was acquired by the US government
- The Nigerian scientist was the best graduating student from the Federal University of Technology, Owerri
When it comes to making the world proud, Nigeria is known to take a special place. Professor Ndubuisi Ekekwe is one Nigerian scientist who has brought pride to his country with his inventions.
Described as having provable scientific inputs in the world, Ekekwe is called a rare Nigerian tech genius with many incredible innovations around the world.
Vanguard reports that one of his numerous contributions was an invasive medical robot that was acquired by the US government.
The Nigerian professor is said to have headed the team that put in their efforts working on a very significant chip used by iPhone.
Ekekwe who hales from Abia state in the eastern part of Nigeria also earlier schooled at the Federal University of Technology, Owerri.
Today, the man, a Nigerian scientist, has two doctoral and four master's degrees.
A dig into his life shows that this scientist putting his name on the global historical map was the best graduating student when he finished his first degree in Owerri.
As a result of this, the scientist got a very important award called the IGI Global Book of the Year Award. Others he got are the Forum Young Global Leader IBM Global Entrepreneur and World Economic Forum Young Global Leader.
Ekekwe, at the time of this report, is the head and founder of Zenvus, a leading global tech company, and also a member of the board that select winners for Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Program.
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Meanwhile, Legit.ng has reported that a Nigerian man, Muhammad Abdul Modibo, has portrayed how amazingly skilled citizens of his country are in their respective endeavours.
In a tweet shared by Africa Facts Zone on Wednesday, June 3, it was revealed that Muhammad converted an old Volkswagen Beetle vehicle into a Rolls Royce replica.
Pictures of the Nigerian standing proudly with his creation were shared on the micro-messaging platform.
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