The Bill Gates of Africa

President Bill Clinton described this Nigerian-American as “one of the great minds of the Information Age” and “The Bill Gates Of Africa.”

To his credit, this Nigerian-American:

    • Invented a formula that lets computers make 3.1 billion calculations per second and was also dubbed a “Father Of The Internet” by CNN. His original vision of connecting computers together was called Hyperball and it predicted weather patterns across the globe.
    • He is also a trailblazer in petroleum extraction.

Q: Can you identify this scientific genius?

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