Election Year: 2020
Election Constituency: West Africa
Scholar Status: Scholar in Residence
Rhodes Identifier: Nigeria & Keble 2020
Godwin is an Electrical Engineer whose love for innovation has led him to start-up several enterprises including Greenage Technologies (winner - NITDA Technology Award and USADF/ALL-ON Energy Award) which is focused on using home-grown innovation to deliver renewable energy and Power-Ring which aims to harness Blockchain technology in energy delivery. Godwin is the recipient of numerous academic and leadership awards and graduated as the best engineering student from UNN in 2017. In 2018, he was recognized as Nigeria's best graduating engineer. Godwin leveraged his position as Faculty President of Engineering at UNN to influence positive change by challenging the victimization of students by lecturers as well as fighting instances of corruption.