Youths from Nigeria, Tanzania and Kenya have been awarded first prize for a youth video competition they researched on nuclear energy technology.
A statement from ROSATOM Central and Southern Africa in Abuja said the winners received the highest number of votes from the jury and the general public via Facebook platform. The competition was tagged: “5th Atoms Empowering Africa’’.
ROSATOM is one of the global technology leaders that bring together nuclear power and power engineering assets, as well as design and construction.
It had in August invited African youths to research and make videos about various nuclear technologies, their applications and benefits to Africa.
ROSATOM said winners of 2019 Atoms for Africa Youth Video Competition would travel to Russia on an all-expenses paid trip in December. It listed the first team of winners from Nigeria to include Egbe Joy, Derick Nwasor and Oghale Yome .