A corps member, Olaolu Ayoola has developed a drone inside the NYSC camp in Osun State. The corps member is a graduate of Computer Science/Engineering of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso. He stole the show with his invention during the closing ceremony of the orientation course for the 2014 batch ‘C’ of corps members deployed in the state.
The drone, which soldiers and other security agents present at the event, described as a good invention, flew for about 10 minutes before it landed. It has surveillance camera built into it and can fly up to 500 meters in the air.
The device with remote control has 2.4G radio transmitter and carried out live recording of the event which was monitored on a black berry phone.
Here is what the inventor has to say (Excerpts from PunchNG);