Former Imo State Chief of Staff and President Ugwumba Centre for Leadership Development in Africa (UCLDA), Ugwumba Uche Nwosu has awarded scholarship to Kenneth Akobundu, 20.
The businessman who saw video clips of Akobundu\’s aeronautical craft and on social media said he will ensure that lad fulfills his dream of becoming a mechanical engineer.
Nwosu while speaking to Akobundu\’s family on the phone when his aide traced the teenager to his hometown in Umuezeala in Ehime Mbano, Imo State, expressed his desire to be part of Akobundu\’s success.
Ugwumba said, \”I have therefore taken it upon myself to train him in the university and ensure he imparts his world with his technical knowhow. Such talent is rarely and in a world where science and technology rules, Kenneth is destined for greatness.\”
The gubernatorial candidate in the last election charged young philanthropists to fish out young talents in remote area and influence their lives positively.
The excited Akobundu who also manufactures movable machines prayed God to bless Uche Nwosu.