Nigerian Genius – Welding and Fabrication

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The Genius were taught how to weld and fabricate metals. 

The different teams welded and fabricated adjustable metal stools.

Watch as Omotosho Azeez from Federal University of Technology Minna explained how they determined the electrical components used for power supply

We fabricated and welded single adjustable stool. Umanah Peter from @Uniuyo said the session was an exciting one for him and his team.

We designed, cut, drilled and welded different components to build an adjustable stool. Dodgban Mankanjuola from  shares his story in the ongoing Nigerian Genius competition.

We constructed an adjustable stool and also learnt basic electronics design. Listen to Ibrahim Aminu Maude from Ahmadu Bello University as he tell us his story.

Nigerian Genius – Basic Electronics Class

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The Genius were introduced to basic electronics and embedded system design.

They used Proteus to design and draw electronics circuits.

Design for Manufacturing (DFM)

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The Genius were introduced to DFM process with the aim of making better product at a lower cost. 

They designed and cut-out a plate rack and a chandelier using laser machine.

Oyewole Olayinka from Yaba College of Technology explains how interesting the session was. He believes that the design and manufacturing sessions has given him a better foundation in engineering.

Abubakar from FUTMINNA explains 3D printing as an addictive manufacturing process. Listen as he shares his insight of what he learn

We learnt about rapid prototyping. We practiced 3D printing processes and I learnt a lot from it. Listen to Jeremiah John from UNIUYO as he tells us about the 3D printing class.

Nigerian Genius – Overview of Day Activities

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Wondering how the Nigerian Genius engineering competition is going? Hear directly from the participants as they share their experiences.

The Nigerian Genius participants are being exposed to the emerging engineering concepts in laser technology.
They learnt how to cut and engrave in objects using the laser cutting machine.

Just a day journey into the Nigerian Genius engineering challenge, Ibrahim Bello from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria-Nigeria has gained practical experience and skill CAD and laser machining process.

Olayinka from Yabatech gives us a rundown of his first day journey as a Nigerian Genius participant.

Onumah Omeiza Paul from Federal University of Technology Minna learnt common safety tips in an engineering firm. He learnt different manufacturing processes like laser cutting and engraving.

I thought we are here just to showcase our skills. I’m glad to be learning a lot. Jeremiah Akpan from University of Uyo shares the story of his journey in the Nigerian Genius engineering competition.

Safety First!

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The Nigerian Genius participants were introduced to safety guidelines for using machines such as; Laser cutting machines, Welding machines, CNC machine, 3D printers etc. They also learnt how to use Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs).

With this training they can minimize hazards and the risk of accidents, injuries and property damage.


Meet the Selected Participants for the 2023 Nigerian Genius Engineering Competition.

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After a rigorous selection and voting process, we are thrilled to announce the finalists for The 2023 Nigerian Genius Engineering competition.  Meet all our genius from Federal University of  Technology, Minna (FUTMINNA), Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria (ABU), University of Uyo (UNIUYO), Yaba Colllege of Technology(YABATECH).

Abubakar Musa Omare is a 300L student from the department of Materials/ Metallurgical Engineering FUTMINNA.
His experiences and knowledge in engineering includes casting, foundry, welding and fabrication.

Paul Anumah Omeiza is a 200L Petroleum/Chemical engineering student at Federal University Minna.
He has expertise in CAD/CAM.

Omotosho Azeez Atanda is studying Mechatronics Engineering at Federal University Minna. He is an expert in electronics and embedded system.

A 500l student of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering. He has a series of engineering knowledge and experiences which include Inverter design, embedded system, electrical Installations, battery modeling and thermal management with welding and fabrication.

Ibrahim Olasunkanmi Bello, A 500L student from the department of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering, ABU. He has a vast knowledge in engineering with a specialty on PCB design, RF antenna installation and set up, circuit design, battery modeling and thermal management, solar power set up and Installation and fiber optic network.

Nuhu Ibraham is a 500L student from the department of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering, ABU. He has a vast knowledge in software engineering and design tools which includes but not limited to CAD for electronics designs, integrated circuit design, satellite broadband Installation (VSAT), Fiber Broadband Network design.

MFON, JEREMIAH AKPAN 500L Mechanical & Mechatronics Engineering University of Uyo. His skill set includes software repairs, maintenance and installation. Does CAD designs using Solid works.

Umanah Daniel Peter is a 500L student of Mechanical/Mechatronics Engineering, University of Uyo.  He does CAD design using Autocad.

John Chidiebere is a 500L Mechanical Engineering student at the University of Uyo. He has expertise in CAD using Solidworks.

Oyewole Olayinka is a also a 400L student from the department of Electrical / Electronics Engineering.
He has a vast experience in PCB design, Embedded system and 3D Modeling.

Dogban Makanjuola is a 400L student of Electrical / Electronics Yaba Tech. He has a vast experience in Embedded system design, Electronics and CAD designs.

Eromosele Momoh David is a 400L student of Electrical / Electronics Engineering Yaba Tech. He is experienced in the use of Horizontal Lathe Machines, Drilling machines, Band Saw. 

Training on personal branding

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Building a Personal brand and creating an online presence on social media allows individuals and organizations to network professionally.

Our interns learnt how to brand and promote their skills on social media.

They also learnt how to maintain their brands on social media, choose their target audience, and give out quality contents that will help stay relevant their chosen career path.


UNN Engineering Career Fair

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In line with our commitment to transform engineering education in Nigeria, Clintonel Innovation Centre (CIC) is partnering with the faculty of engineering, University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN) to organise the Engineering Career Fair 2023.

Engineering experts and entrepreneurs from different industries will be sharing industry insights with the students, providing career guidance and delivering training on essential engineering and soft skills.

If you know any student in UNN, please share this registration link with them:


Ongoing Lecture with our Industrial Trainees on Conflict Resolution.

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In the world of today, organizations hire employees from diverse geographical locations with dissimilar cultural and intellectual backgrounds, as well as different viewpoints.

In the workplace, conflict causes a massive degree of frustration, pain, discomfort, sadness, as well as anger.

Conflict resolution is integral in the corporate world as it helps to distinguish a good business from a bad one. So, as a business owner, what steps should you follow to resolve a conflict?

Our students learnt the phases of Conflict, ways to prevent conflict, workplace conflict, importance of conflict resolutions etc. It was an interactive class where the students stated their views on Conflict resolutions.