Kwadwo Safo Jnr, chief executive officer (CEO) of Kantanka automobiles in an interview on Adom Fm has pledged to support Kelvin Odartey, the JHS graduate who built his own Tesla Model X car using scraps.
In a phone conversation on Adom FM, Kwadwo Safo Jnr, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Kantanka Car, said that his company is prepared to take him on board and give him the mentoring he needs to bring his thoughts to success.
He said Kelvin Odartei has the potential and they believe guiding and mentoring him will give his talent the leap it deserves.
“The boy needs a lot of mentoring and we at Kantanka are willing to teach him,”he noted.
“I believe there are many of such people out there so I will soon launch a programme to unearth such talents,”he added.
Ghanaian Junior High School student, Kelvin Odartey has built his own Tesla Model X car with metal scraps, as he drove it while going to write his finally BECE exams.
According to reports he built the car by himself and decided to drive it around to prove it works perfectly well.
In a circulating video, you can see the car functioning well as he drives it around as his neighbors cheer him up while others record the moment and share it online.
According to reports in our privy, Kelvin Odartey is a student of Abeka Motorway Junior High School suited at Tabora Chantan but wrote his Basic Education Certificate Examination at Cosmos International School.
From reports reaching Thedistin.com, Kelvin Odartey has won an award for his school with his God-given talent.
Thedistin.com would take this opportunity to send this peaceful message to the heads of Ghana Educational System. The educational service should implement in the system technical and vocational skills to be taught in schools that will go a long way to help unearth the God-given talents in students.
We have young and old people within Ghana who have hidden talents, our future as a country will be brighter if leaders in the country help people with talents like Odartey Kelvin.
See below pitcures of the car made by a Ghanaian teenager, Kelvin Odartey:
Thedistin.com had earlier reported on the 18-year-old Ghanaian BECE student Kelvin Odartey as he narrated how he did the metal car which has got the internet talking.
During an interview with United Television (Utv) Kelvin Odartey said he started by building small cars years back.
According to the young talented boy when he became more experienced he decided to build a bigger car with the help of his seven friends who also helped him financially.
He also revealed that he has started teaching or training his friends to assemble the car part by themselves.
Kelvin revealed more information about his newly developed car during his first interview on Utv, click here to watch full video.