Ignatius Asabor, a self-taught Nigerian engineer who builds drones for agriculture, has been flown to Finland and offered immediate employment by a foreign company that saw and appreciated his talent.
Ignatius, who makes special drones using local materials, was flown to Finland by the company who also employed him.
Breaking the news on Linkedin, the Managing Director of the Finland-based company, Mr. Ari Saartenoja expressed happiness at having Asabor work with his company.
Mr Ari shared a photo of Ignatius immediately after his arrival to Finland and wrote on LinkedIn: “Ignatius Asabor, young Nigerian drone talent has just arrived to Finland, Oulu. Ignatius will strengthen Radai’s survey team in future and bring more international expertise in the field. Welcome Ignatius Asabor to Radai Team.”
Ignatius also took to LinkedIn to share a photo taken at an airport in Finland upon his arrival and wrote: “Arrived in Oulu city.”
Below are more LinkedIn posts from Ignatius, liked by Ari Saartenoja.
Nigerians hail the company and the young genius
Augustine Ikenwa remarked:
“Congratulations to ignatius Asabor and also thank you Ari Saartenoja for believing in his dreams and talent.”
Godwin Nwafor said:
“Congratulations to you ignatius Asabor, and most importantly to you, Ari Saartenoja for believing him and giving him an opportunity!!!
“Talent is globally dispersed and is not determined by the color of your skin.
“For you, ignatius Asabor, soar and conquer. Bravo!!!”
Daniel Ohemu Ojile commented:
“Congratulations to the Radai Team.
“The future is brighter…Proud of you ignatius Asabor and kudos to Ari Saartenoja.
“Ari Saartenoja, Joshua Olaiya is also a special young talent. He always showcases his works on this platform. You may check up on him too. Could be a wonderful addition to the Radai future project.
“Cheers to a bigger Radai!”
Michael Bukola reacted:
“Congrat bro and kudos to you sir for giving him opportunity to showcase his experience to the world. God bless Radai.”