The Executive Governor Of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano has confirmed the six students of Regina Pacis Secondary School, Onitsha for a U.S., trip to represent Nigeria and Africa at the World Pitch Competition in San Francisco, U.S.A.
Obiano said this when he received the students at EXCO Chambers, Government House, Awka on Monday 30th July, 2018. The students who were trained in Robotics and Coding technology in solving science technology, engineering and mathematics problems placed first in Nigeria for designing Fake Drug Fighting application.
The six students are,
~ Adaeze Onuigbo,
~ Miracle Igboka,
~ Nwabuaku Osai,
~ Promise Nnalue,
~ Jessica Osita and
~ Vivian Okoye.
The competition will provide them opportunity to win between $5,000 and $15,000 in scholarships to pursue further studies in Science Technology, Engineering Education (STEM).
Receiving them, Gov. Obiano who was happy with their performance, announced a cash donation of N1 million to the teacher and N500, 000 each to the students.
He further directed that robotics and coding teaching technology be replicated in other schools in Anambra State.
Congratulations To our Children.
…..TO GOD BE THE GLORY, ANAMBRA IS ALWAYS SOME STEPS AHEAD….