By Waiswa Wafula
As per AfroTech, Nigerian understudy, Confidence Odunsi, 15, participated in the Worldwide Open Math rivalry and arose successful as she beat contenders from China, the UK, the US, Africa, Europe, Asia, and Australia in a worldwide numerical rivalry. As the victor of this opposition, Odunsi left with the title, however she has likewise gotten the top prize of $1,000.
The 15-year-old Odunsi is presently in her last year as a secondary school understudy as she is going to the Represetatives School, Ota Ogun State. Her dad is a specialist and her mom is a finance manager and she ascribes her mathematical abilities to her dad, which she expresses gratitude toward him for.
In a selective meeting with Punch magazine, Odunsi specifies that she has partaken in various rivalries that have, to some extent, arranged her for this most recent one. She additionally discussed the awards she has won in past rivalries.
“Indeed. I have been participating in the public Olympiad since I was in JSS2. I have additionally partaken in Kangourou Sans Frontieres, South African arithmetic Olympiad, American Science Rivalry, and Dish African math Olympiad. For the public Olympiad, I was made the Sovereign of Math from JSS3 to SS2. For the South African Science Olympiad, I got decorations. I got a silver decoration in the Skillet African science Olympiad in 2019. I was additionally made a minister of my school.”
She additionally expressed she needs to concentrate abroad.
“I might want to concentrate outside Nigeria on the grounds that the offices are better abroad and the experience is better. I don’t figure I will be restricted in Nigeria; I simply figure the chances will be better abroad.”