*_CONGRATULATES THE FIVE ANAMBRA CONTINGENT WHO WON GOLD MEDAL AT THE JUST CONCLUDED TECHNOVATION CONTEST IN UNITED STATES OF AMERICA_*
Comrade Chukwuebuka Bonaventure Okeke CBO, Bsc, Msc, MTL, CMILT, an APGA faithful and the Anaocha constituency ll Anambra state House of Assembly hopeful have joined his voice amongst millions of Ndi Anambra to congratulate the five young brilliant secondary school contingents who arrived home from far away UNITED STATES OF AMERICA winning GOLD MEDAL at just concluded WORLD TECHNOVATION CONTEST.
The Nri Kingdom, Anaocha LGA born entrepreneur/politician who stated this while charting with news men in Awka the state capital said *_"the record broken by these five promising vibrant, young intellectuals beating fellow contestants from more technologically advance countries like : SPAIN, TURKEY, CHINA etc, is a clear indication that ANAMBRA IS INDEED THE LIGHT OF THE NATION"_*
The UNIZIK trained transport strategist used the medium to extol His Excellency GOVERNOR WILLIE OBIANO AKPOKUEDIKE ANAMBRA, whom he described As a visionary leader said "the exploits made by these young intellectuals in far away USA, couldnt have been possible without the huge multi - billion Naira investment on the education sector in Anambra state.
Comrade Bona who equally appreciated the efforts and creative ingenuity of the leadership of Regina pacies secondary school onitsha under the mentorship of MR UCHENNA ONWUAMAEGBU UGWU, describing him as a true Anambrian.
The Five Anambra girls from Regina Pacies Secondary School Onitsha 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, led by Uchenna Onwuamaegbu Ugwu defeated representatives of other technological giants including the USA, Spain, Turkey, Uzbekistan and China to clinch the gold medal.
*_The Anambra girls who have now become Africa's Golden Girls is made up of five brilliant girls including_*
1 *PROMISE NNALUE*
2 *JESSICA OSITA*
3 *NWABUAKU OSSAI*
4 *ADAEZE ONUIGBO*
5 *VIVIAN OKOYE*
The world champions who are reported to be attracting a lot of attention in the world's greatest technological hub won the Challenge with a mobile application called the FD-Detector which they developed to help tackle the Challenge of fake pharmaceutical products in Nigeria.
Under the tutelage of Uchenna Onwuamaegbu-Ugwu the CEO of Edufun Technik STEM, the Golden Girls spent five months researching and developing FD-Detector which swept through over 2000 competing applications to get to the finals in San Francisco.
Technovation is a programme that offers girls around the world the opportunity to learn the programming skills they need to emerge as tech-entrepreneurs and leaders.
Every year, girls are invited to identify a problem in their communities, and then challenge them to solve them by developing Andriod applications that would address those problems.
115 countries participated in the qualifiers but only 12 teams from all over the world were selected as finalists for the pitch in Silicon Valley.
The girls will also be attending Field trips, life-changing workshops including a networking session during their one week stay in USA.
*_Hon GUC UDOGADI Jr_*
*_Dir Social Media Publicity, FOR GOODOMEN MEDIA CREW_*