- 2 grade 6 students received praise for their outstanding invention, which will enable learners to complete homework without electricity
- The invention was a product of the Eskom Expo for young scientists
- The 2 boys attend Fountain Five Primary School in Ratanda Township, Gauteng
The old saying goes that necessity is the mother of invention.
A prime example of this was when Jabulo Ndlovu and Vusi Musi struggled to complete their homework as a result of loadshedding.
The 2 grade 6 learners therefore decided to invent a lighting bag, which could light up without electricity.
The pair showed off their brilliant invention at the Eskom Expo for young scientists.
Briefly.co.za understands the event took place in September 2018 but the news was shared on Tuesday by twitter user, @HeSouthAfrica, and went viral.
Fountain Five Primary School in Ratanda Township was beaming with pride as their 2 students showed off their brilliance.
Social media users heaped praise on the 2 youngsters but urged them to get protection for their idea and themselves.
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