The Governor of Abia State Abia State Dr Okezie Ikpeazu has awarded 5 years full scholarship to Solomon Ukoha who constructed an electricity sub station with crude oil and other locally sourced materials.
The scholarship is for him to further his education in any tertiary institution of his choice.
Governor Ikpeazu who made this pronouncement at his lodge in Aba while receiving the 24 years old Solomon who is from Amaekpu in Ohafia LGA of the State expressed joy over the technical ingenuity exhibited by the young innovator
he noted that Abia has youths who can compete favourably with their international counterparts in technical education if given the opportunity.
Recall that Mr Solomon Ukoha whose video went viral on the social media last week tested the electrical sub station before the Governor.