OJO Samuel of APT scholars Universal college, Ota, Ogun state has won the Nigerian National petroleum corporation 2019 NNPC national science quiz competition.
OJO Samuel who came first at the grand finale of the competition at the NNPC tower in Abuja after rigorous rounds of questions contested by other representatives from 18 states across the country.
Minister of state for petroleum resources Timipre silver while urging agencies under the Federal Ministry of petroleum resources to emulate such initiatives by the NNPC also stressed the need for Corporate organization to give back to the society saying it helps to get the support of the local communities and guarantees Smooth exploration and production activities.
in his address the group managing director NNPC Mele Kyari said the NNPC will not relent effort in securing the country’s global economy requires sound technology, education and innovation through giving necessary assistance to enhance quality education.
Ojo Samuel also expressed his appreciation to Ogun State government and his school for their support leading to him being the winner of the quiz competition.
Mbazu Chinoso from Ebonyi state came second while Great Ugochukwu of ABIA state came third.