5 Nigerian Girls Win Gold At World Technovation Challenge


Five Nigerian girls from Regina Pacies Secondary School Onitsha Anambra State who represented Nigeria and Africa  at the World Technovation Challenge in the Silicon Valley in San Francisco, US last night, have won the Gold Medal in the contest.

The team, Save-A-Soul, developed a mobile application called ‘FD Detector’ to tackle the problem of fake pharmaceutical products in the country.

They were selected from 2,000 mobile app developers to represent Africa at the world pitch. The Nigerian girls defeated teams from the United States, Spain, Turkey, Uzbekistan and China to become the first Nigerian team to win the competition. @guardiannigeria


The five brilliant girls are:

1 Promise Nnalue

2 Jessica Osita

3 Nwabuaku Ossai

4 Adaeze Onuigbo

5 Vivian Okoye


At the meeting, he charged the girls to put Nigeria and Africa on the global technological map with their rare talent. 

They certainly have! 

Thrilled to bits! ????

Have a great weekend everyone. 

#girlsintech #womenintech #technology #goodnews  #nigeriangirls


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