2016 Young Laureate, Applied TechnologyNigeria, Born 1986
Oscar Ekponimo, software engineer, entrepreneur and Rolex Young Laureate, in his office.
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Young Laureate Oscar Ekponimo uses Chowberry on a tablet to register supermarket goods.
Young Laureate Oscar Ekponimo outside one of the retailers in Abuja, Nigeria, which uses Chowberry.
Young Laureate Oscar Ekponimo with colleagues generating ideas for Chowberry in his office.
Supermarket manager Abduljeleel Salawudeen (right) and Oscar Ekponimo select items to list in the Chowberry app.
Chowberry colleagues using the application to record items in a supermarket.
Oscar Ekponimo (centre) and supermarket manager Abduljeleel Salawudeen (left) select items for Chowberry.
Oscar Ekponimo (right) visits Lea Wuye Primary, a Nigerian school whose pupils do not have enough to eat.
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