- A video showing an electric car has generated massive reactions on social media as a Nigerian told people its benefits
- The man said the car also comes with solar power technology to make up for the lack of electricity
- On the dashboard of the five-seater car is an android powered screen that is connected to a rear camera for a clear reverse view
A Nigerian man named Victor has showcased an electric car in Ibadan town of Oyo state.
In a video shared by a Facebook user Ayo Oyeniyi, the man gave a review of the car.
He went further to reveal that under the bonnet of the car, like other electricity-powered vehicle, does not have an engine.
Car with cool features
To show that it was made with the unreliable power situation in the country in mind, the man said that the car can be powered by a solar which sits on top of the car.
PAY ATTENTION: Don’t miss trending Kenyan news. Follow TUKO.co.ke on Twitter!
The man also opened the booth and the place the charger can be plugged in, adding that the car also comes with a reverse camera.
Watch the video below:
Company looking for him
Even though it was not mentioned in the video that the Nigerian man made the vehicle, many people assumed he did.
A subsequent post by the same Facebook user revealed that Management of the Automative Design Centre in Zaria said they would like to support the man whenever he is located.
Below are some of the reactions by netizens who watched the video and were impressed by the man’s prowess.
Hamilton OluwaKayode Samuel:
“Nigerian government or politicians will rather kill this rather than investing on it.”
Ọladimeji Phidos Ọlásùpò:
“Governor Seyi Makinde, please don’t let this innovation pass you by Sir. This is the future. God bless the good work.”
“Nigeria government and billionaires over there won’t have time for this ingenuity. What they have time for is to sponsor projects that will destroy generations to come. This is end-time anyway.”
Jayeola Yusuf Ade:
“They should just do it before a foreigner from Canada takes this one again. It is now time we valued the genius among us.”
Another brilliant student made a car
Meanwhile, Nigeria’s leading news website Legit.ng earlier reported that a student of Federal University of Technology Minna (FUTMINNA) built a car for his final year project.
In the video, the interviewee revealed that he was working on modalities to spread the word around so that the information reaches as many people as possible.
He also revealed that the automobile is named Merczy.
Do you have a groundbreaking story you would like us to publish? Please reach us through firstname.lastname@example.org or WhatsApp: 0732482690.
Source: Tuko Newspaper