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This 9-year-old has built more than 30 mobile games

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This 9-year-old has built more than 30 mobile games

Lagos, Nigeria (CNN)Seated in a stylish living room of a home in a suburb of Nigeria’s commercial center, Lagos, Basil Okpara Jr. is tapping away on his laptop keyboard. The 9-year-old is building a hide and seek game, using a free programming application called Scratch 2. Scratch 2 allows users to create games, animations, and stories…

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My next project will be a helicopter

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source: BBC news Africa   “My next project will be a helicopter that will fly with a wireless remote.” Hope Emmanuel Frank is the Nigerian teenage engineer who uses old batteries and syringes to power up his awesome inventions. https://www.facebook.com/BBCafrica/videos/346043089595970/  

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Is this African teenager a future coding superstar?

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Is this African teenager a future coding superstar?

source: https://bbc.co.uk By Ijeoma Ndukwe Ikeja, Nigeria Schoolgirl Tomisin Ogunnubi is a teenager with a passion for programming. Three years ago she created My Locator, an app which helps children who are lost. The mobile app, which is available on the Google Play Store, has already been downloaded more than 1,000 times since its debut…

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Nigerian students made generator running on water

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Nigerian students made generator running on water

source: https://booktree.ng According to Emeka Okoye who is part of the convener and a tech enthusiast, a village school in Akwa in Anambra State has broken the norm to emerge as one of the most gifted sets of kids. The school is located in a typical village with no access to internet, computers, and electricity….

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