A young Nigerian man identified as David Opateyibo is winning in the field of technology and inspiring many people aspiring to greatness.
At 17, he built Nigeria’s first locally-made drone which could fly 15 minutes in the air with a maximum altitude of 2000 feet, Face 2 Face Africa reports.
Legit.ng notes that the drone is a high breed mix of existing drone components and locally fabricated material.
A look into his Instagram page, @dronerios, shows the progress the young man is making in the development of drones.
In one of the videos on his page, he could be seen test running a drone which he flew into the sky as onlookers watched.
Nigerians react to Opateyibo’s talent
@splufiknigerians on Instagram celebrated Opateyibo on its page and many Nigerians flooded the comment section to share their thoughts.
“I wish there’s a tech school for kids like him . Though it’ll be freaking expensive.”
“Kudos to him.”
“not all heros wear cap, welldone boy.”
“Stars we love to see.”