- A Nigerian man from Imo state has built a made-in-Nigeria car with local raw materials
- The genius engineer received support from a philanthropist who bought the car and donated funds towards the invention
Darlington Chimezie, the founder and president of Faith of Darlington Foundation has provided support to a genius Nigerian engineer who built a made in Nigeria car with local raw materials.
NAIJ.com gathered that Chimezie heard about the Imo-based engineer, Ephraim Akwuiwu, while he was talking about his invention on radio.
Chimezie called in on the program to announce his support. He announced that he would fund the engineer to produce one armoured vehicle for him.
The philanthropist later told newsmen that it is time for Nigerian elites and people with financial background to start helping people.
He also urged the federal government to create funds to help young innovators to help them achieve their goals.
Engineer Akwuiwu who was beyond happy thanked the philanthropist for making the order to help grow his business.
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Facebook user, IfeanyiCy Njoku, shared the good news on his page.
Wawu! Keep moving forward!
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