A federal lawmaker, Oluyemi Taiwo, who represents Ibarapa East/Ido Federal Constituency of Oyo State, has secured a federal authorities intervention fund for Robotics and Synthetic Intelligence Nigeria (RAIN), a tech agency in Ibadan.
The fund will help RAIN in turning into a ‘Centre of Excellence’ in robotics, drone know-how, and unmanned floor autos for geospatial intelligence gathering, Tech Digest gathered.
Chief Govt of RAIN, Dr. Ayoola Ishaq Olusola defined that with the help they’ve gotten from the FG, their agency will change into a Centre of Excellence in drones and unmanned autos’ manufacturing.
“We may even be offering scholarships to Nigerian youths, notably these from Ibarapa East/Ido Federal Constituency, whereas upgrading our AI-Robotics’ prototypes.
“Whereas the efforts of Honorable Oluyemi Adewale Taiwo are usually not widespread on this a part of the world, it isn’t surprising as he was principally doing what a real consultant of the individuals will do to be able to protect the indigenous technological companies in his constituency, promote their international benefit and defend the way forward for the youths in such communities by means of up-skilling.
“Let it’s identified that when Nigeria turns into a terrific nation, it’s the sacrifices of genuinely honourable males like Hon. Oluyemi Taiwo of Home of Rep and his supportive colleagues within the Nationwide meeting, the Honourable Minister of Science, Expertise and Innovation Senator Adeleke Olorunnimbe Mamora in addition to the everlasting secretary of the ministry which can be talked about for reward. Now, let Nigeria’s international competitiveness in AI and Robotics begins.
“There’s lots of work within the space of geospatial intelligence gathering that RAIN can be supporting the federal government on,” Ishaq Olusola mentioned.