Dr. Joel Eleojo Adams, a graduate of the Niger Delta University (NDU),Bayelsa has made history in the United Kingdom (UK), as he becomes the first non-British as a Nigerian to be appointed as an Aero-Systems Specialist Engineer and also to the rank of a Flying Officer in the British Royal Air Force.
Adams, who obtained his B.Eng. (1st class honors) in Electrical and Electronics Engineering, was the best graduating student of the year at the university and also a recipient of the prestigious Presidential Scholarship for Innovation and Development (PRESSID).
He was awarded the Queen’s Commission as an Officer in the British Royal Air Force. He was also made a British citizen shortly after because of his great potential of his research work for military application.