Eyo Bassey voted 2017 Most Influential Young Nigerian in Science & Technology

After a successful Poll by international reputed rating establishment, Avance Media, Eyo Bassey, CEO of Payporte has been voted the 2017 Most Influential Young Nigerian in Science and Technology in one of the most credible and respected rankings system that honours youth excellence in Nigeria.

Below are the Most Influential Young Nigerian in Science and Technology as voted by the Public.

  1. Eyo Bassey (Payporte)
  2. Nnamdi Stan Ekeh (Yudala)
  3. Shola Akinlade (Paystack)
  4. Nkechi Okwuone (Code for Nigeria)
  5. Mohammed Ibrahim Jega (Vogue Pay)
  6. Iyinoluwa Aboyeji (Flutterwave)
  7. Fikayo Ogundipe (ToLet)
  8. Nasir Yammama (Verdant Agri-Tech)
  9. Olatorera Oniru (Dressmeoutlet.com)
  10. Oscar Ekponimo (Chowberry)

The poll which drew public participation from over 90 countries voted Footballer, Victor Moses as the Most Influential Young Nigerian.

Motivational Speaker, John Obidi, Templars Law Associate, Kenneth Okwor, Founder of Ambassadors of Africa, Prince Louis Omolayo Adekola and Arsenal Skipper, Alex Iwobi were also voted among the top 5 most influential young Nigerians respectively.

Co-Founder of She Leads Africa, Yasmin Belo-Osagie was also voted as the Most Influential Young Nigerian Woman.

Prince Akpah, MD of Avance Media explained that, the ranking which features young people creating positive influence in Nigerian is meant to inspire young people across Nigeria and change the negative perceptions of the potentials of young people.

Profile of Eyo Bassey, Nigeria’s Most Influential Young Person in Science & Technology

Eyo Bassey is a software developer, an entrepreneur and CEO of PayPorte Global Systems one of the top leading eCommerce companies in Nigeria and GMD of Rom-Flex Group a Nigerian based system integration, IT and software company.

He has been involved in several projects across Africa such as enterprise business solution for the Ghana Post, roll-out of the e-passport for the Nigerian Immigration Service, setup of the largest e-library and e-learning hub in East Africa (MUBS Uganda) etc.

Payporte provides Africa with a large unified multichannel e-commerce and payment platform; allowing payments and money transfers to be made through the Internet.

He was voted the 2017 Most Influential Young Nigerian in Science & Technology


Source: Avance Media