Steven Austin: Nigerian man killed in hit-and-run accident in US

Steven Austin: Nigerian man killed in hit-and-run accident in US

- A 32-year-old Nigerian man in the United States has lost his after he was hit by a vehicle

- The man identified as Steven Austin was involved in a hit-and-run accident on July 12

- When the police got to the scene of the accident in the South Natomas neighbourhood of Sacramento, California, they found Austin dead

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A 32-year-old Nigerian man identified as Steven Austin has died after a hit-and-run accident in the United States.

Austin, who hails from Imo state, died on Sunday, July 12, in the South Natomas neighbourhood of Sacramento, California, Gistreel reports.

This comes after he shared a cryptic post on Facebook about living an upright life before God.

Steven Austin: Nigerian man killed in hit-and-run accident in US

Steven Austin. Photo credit: Gistreel
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The post shared on June 20, read: "This time of uncertainty should Cement us to the Certain & Constant GOD."

Sacramento police revealed that they have found a car involved in a hit-and-run that left Austin dead.

In other news, a 300 level student of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso, Oyo State, Seyi Ojelabi, has developed a technology to aid and make life easier for people with visual impairment.

Ojelabi, popularly known as Shyne, is a student of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering.

In an interaction with him, Shyne said the technology named "See-Tok" was developed to give aid and make life better for visually impaired individuals.

Shyne said the technology is also able to detect obstacles on their ways and give feedback in form of sounds for easy navigation.

He said that the condition of his visually impaired cousin inspired him to develop the technology, stressing that ever since the development of "See-Tok", his cousin has been independent.

Shyne said he was joyful to see his cousin independent, adding that he believed that such joy could be multiplied by replicating the development for several other visually impaired individuals.

Meanwhile, a Nigerian woman identified as Nneka Ede had become the first African woman to own a European club after buying a Portuguese club, Lusitano Ginásio Clube, Futebol, SAD.

The disclosure was made in a statement after the Nigerian entrepreneur acquired ownership of the football club.

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