Five Nigerian Students Win Bronze Medals At The 2018 First Global Robotics Olympiad (GRO)

Five Nigerian students have won two bronze medals at the 2018 First Global Robotics Olympiad (GRO) in Mexico in the Outstanding Support and International Journey categories.

The 2018 First Global Robotics Olympiad (GRO) competition challenged the participating students to solve problems related to energy with the use of robotics.

The five students who represented Nigeria in the competition are students from private secondary schools in Lagos.

They are: Anjolaoluwa Olowokere from Lagoon School; Iroaganachi Udodirim, Queens College; Samuel Mbah, Osezele Comprehensive Senior Secondary School; Tochukwu Anyigbo, Lagoon School; and Daberechi Onyeacholem, Greensprings School Lekki.

The National Coordinator of the Global Robotics Olympiad, Mrs. Remi Willoughby said 193 teams from 187 countries participated at the competition.

Mrs. Willoughby described the students’ victory as an attestation that the Nigeria child are making progress in Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics.

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