Hi, good people! We are delighted to present to you another great Nigerian, who we have identified as a Rebrand Nigeria Ambassador.
When it comes to science and technology, it is generally believed that Nigeria is way behind other developed countries but the likes of Silas Adekunle, a Robotic Engineer of international repute gives us a breath of fresh air.
Silas Adekunle is a talented Nigerian Inventor and Techpreneur known for creating the world’s first intelligent gaming robot.
The first class degree graduate of Robotics from the University of the West of England co-founded Reach Robotics, an augmented reality gaming company that creates robots for gaming and for Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education in 2013.
The Lagos born has become the highest paid and smartest Robotics Engineer in the world. He achieved this feat by building the world’s first gaming robot and has signed a new deal with the world’s reputable software manufacturers, APPLE, thereby securing exclusive sales in Apple stores.
In 2018, he was listed among the top 100 Minority Ethnic Leaders in Technology by Financial Times. He was named as “someone to watch out for” in 2018 by the Black Hedge Fund Group and was listed in the 2018 Forbes 30 Under 30 European Technology
In recognition of his record breaking achievements in the sector, Silas Adekunle and his team were received by Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, the Vice President of Nigeria at the Presidential villa on Monday, 18th of November, 2019.
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