AWESOME: Nigerian Teen Develops Social Network

AWESOME: Nigerian Teen Develops Social Network

A 15-year-old high school student from Jos in Plateau state has developed a social network, called 'The Imongo', which has already attracted thousands of members.

Terkura Ephraim Unongo hopes The Imongo ( will one day rival the likes of Facebook.

"Imongo is my first step in the realisation of my dream to make a change that will bring about positive developments towards my nation, Nigeria.

“I will take it one step at a time to eventually make it worthy of competition with Facebook and others,” Ephraim said.

The site allows members to discover new friends, connect with old friends and discover music, videos and other interesting news bits.

The Imongo has already attracted 2 900 members.


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