Amid rising worry in the increasing price of cooking gas, a talented Nigerian man based in Jekadafari area of Gombe State has offered an alternative in a remarkable innovation he made a water-cooking stove. 67-year-old Hadi Usman’s water-cooking stove is said not to require the use of gas or kerosene in generating fire.
Why he invented a water-cooking stove PR Nigeria reports that the electronics technician’s innovation was borne out of his desire to subsidize the cost of using gas and kerosene.
A video shared in YouTube demonstrating how the water-cooking stove generates fire.
Since the broadcast of my latest invention by Wonderland TV, I have received over 500 phone calls over the project. Mallam Hadi said.
The talented man who had in the past assembled a radio transmitter as well as operated a community radio station wants relevant institutions to help him get his innovation patented.
He also wants collaborative efforts to ensure for massive and commercial production of the water cooking stove.
“I wish relevant institutions and bodies can support towards patenting the project for mass production to at least help the without buying kerosene or gas to cook their food by using water,” Hadi said.
Hotmedia.ng gathered that Mr. Usman attracted global attention from the US, Germany and other countries amid national recognitions from tertiary institutions across Nigeria.
It is yet to be confirmed if Gombe State University, the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation and the Northeast Development Commission (NEDC) have fulfilled their promises to support the inventor after the broadcast by WTV.