Ibrahim Mahama to mentor young innovator who built ‘excavator, trucks’ from local materials


The Chief Executive Officer of Engineers and Planners, Mr. Ibrahim Mahama, has invited young Solomon Atimbiri who hails from the Upper East Region of Ghana, to learn more about his innovative skils.

Mr. Mahama’s attention was drawn to the young innovator after his video went viral on social media last weekend. Solomon was able to build a moving excavator and other trucks by using locally available materials.

Mr. Mahama took interest and decided to mentor young Solomon Atimbiri, by offering him the needed support in realizing his dream. Solomon will be joining a team of engineers and will be given practical training whenever school is on break till he completes school.


According to reports, Solomon Atimbiri will be given the best support and environment to become an accomplished professional engineer and inventor.

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