As Nigeria continue to experience increase in covid-19, ventilators also become scarce which are necessary curbing equipment. A young man named Jerry Malo reportedly produced a ventilator prototype in Jos amidst coronavirus pandemic. This was revealed to the public via a Facebook user named ThankGod Bonat Abu. View his Facebook status below with photos inclusive.
Jerry Mallo has produced a Ventilator prototype in Jos.
An Innovative stride to curb the spread, control and treatment of #COVID19 in Plateau state.
More About Jerry Mallo
Jerry Isaac Mallo is the chief executive officer of Bennie Technologies LTD. Born in Plateau state to Nigerian parents in 1994. He is currently 25 years old and had his high school in Nigeria. However, he is not from a wealthy family. His opportunity to further his education came after he designed a ‘fuelless generator and proto type car’.
Professor Bogoro sponsored his university education after seeing his potential. This gave him the chance to study his dreams at the University of Hertfordshire, London. Sadly, he had to drop out for undisclosed reasons.
Although his passion for sport cars didn’t drop, he ventured into what he saw as the most lucrative, agricultural machine design, fabrication & manufacturing company. With simplify local agricultural processes mechanization & automation
He won the National MSME(Micro Small and Medium Enterprise) award in 2018. The Federal government of Nigeria runs this programme. With the company, he has invented alot of machines and has come a long way from the initial tractor he designed. Now they create grinding machines, cassava peelers and many other machines depending on what the customer demands.
But as stated, his sport car passion never died. And to show this, in November 2019, he launched the Bennie Purrie. Nigeria’s first luxury sport’s car, designed with carbon fibre and with the coming of this novel pandemic he has just manufactured a ventilator to help in the fight against Covid19.