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Victim Of Fake Drugs Wins Award For Inventing Nanoscanners That Can Detect It by Priscy01(f): 3:01pm On Mar 20, 2019
A Nigerian man identified as Adebayo Alonge has just won the 2019 BNP Paribas Group Deep Tech Prize for inventing handheld nanoscanners that can detect fake drugs, Igbere Tv reports.


The award, under the umbrella of Hello Tomorrow Global Challenge, is a renowned global startup competition designed specifically to address the needs of deeptech entrepreneurs across several different industries and technologies.


The Hello Tomorrow Global Challenge gives scientists and deeptech entrepreneurs from across the world a platform for their research and projects, providing equity-free prize money as well as other funding opportunities, global visibility and connections with key players in the deeptech innovation network.


Alonge who was emotional while receiving the award, said: "thank you so much. It's been a long journey personally for me, from the 15 years when I was surviving from a fake drug to standing today in front of you here and letting you to be in my dream and the dream of my co-founders to make sure that most of people are safe from fake medicines."


He tweeted: "really emotional victory for me in particular and my team. The love and support for me and my team at RxAll Inc. from all of the innovators at @hellotomorrow was really touching. I appreciate @BNPParibas for supporting deapTech #htsummit #safedrugsworld #Rxscanner."

SOURCE; http://igberetvnews.com/595922/nigerian-victim-of-fake-drugs-in-tears-after-winning-tech-award-for-inventing-nanoscanners-that-can-detect-fake-drugs/

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Re: Victim Of Fake Drugs Wins Award For Inventing Nanoscanners That Can Detect It by hacmond(m): 3:08pm On Mar 20, 2019
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Re: Victim Of Fake Drugs Wins Award For Inventing Nanoscanners That Can Detect It by Horus(m): 9:16pm On Jun 16, 2019

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=048WPfwnpd4

Nigeria's Adebayo wins Award for inventing detector for Fake Drugs

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