5 feminine college students from the Regina Pacies Secondary School Onitsha who represented Nigeria and Africa at the World Technovation Challenge which held in the Silicon Valley in San Francisco, US, received the Gold Medal in the contest.
The girls particularly Promise Nnalue, Jessica Osita, Nwabuaku Ossai, Adaeze Onuigbo and Vivian Okoye, defeated representatives of different technological giants together with the USA, Spain, Turkey, Uzbekistan and China to clinch the gold medal.
These younger girls in Junior Secondary School, developed a cellular software known as ‘FD Detector’ to sort out the issues of faux pharmaceutical merchandise in Nigeria.
Yearly, girls are invited to determine an issue in their communities, after which challenge them to resolve them by creating Andriod purposes that might handle these issues.
115 international locations participated in the qualifiers however solely 12 groups from throughout the world had been chosen as finalists for the pitch in Silicon Valley.