The three schools which won this year’s National Robotics Olympiad competition in Lagos on Saturday will be heading to India for the November World Robotics Olympiad. The three schools are Imperial Gate, Lagos Island that won the Elementary Regular Category and Elementary Open Category.
The others are Model College, Meiran in the Junior Category and the Senior Category was won by Surrogate Achievers, a team of schools. They qualified for the Nov. 25 to Nov. 27 World Robotics Olympiad having score 85, 20 and 100 points respectively at the 2016 Nigeria Robotics Olympiad Qualifiers/Symposium, organised by Arc-Lights Foundation in Lagos. The competition involves bringing abstract concepts to life with a fun, hands-on approach that really engages students, using LEGO bricks to turn numbers, words, and ideas into real models that can be touched, described, and innovated upon. Read more