A young but talented boy from Enugu state has constructed an aeroplane with locally sourced materials.
Although the mini airplane has no engine, it looks like a real jet and even can hold two or three passengers.
Despite their lack of material, training and money, these determined aviation-enthusiasts have managed to build their own machines.
Sulaiman Famro is a cheerful, 65 year old engineer, and a master of branding. He built the prototype “Farmking” three years ago and claims he can save the country $1 billion a year, just in savings on starch importation.
The Farmking is a one-stop processing plant for cluster and farm-site processing of root crops and grains. It has a diesel powered engine that allows for remote processing, with power out connections for lighting so that it can work all night, if needed.
Made in Nigeria Solar Powered car by Segun
Made in Nigeria water-powered generator (hydroelectric generator) in action, invented by Nsukka-born Emeka Nelson
Emeka poses near MGBANWE C12, a machine that turns non-biodegradable wastes like plastics, waterproof nylon, etc. into “petrol, kerosene, diesel and some other heavy oils and interlocking stones
A group of Mechanical Engineering students from the University of Lagos successfully developed a zero-emission automobile built to reduce global warming.
Jimoh Olayinka Agric Engineering Dept Lagos state University – Machine for de-feathering chicken automatically. Machine can de-feather more than one chicken at a time