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Lonadek leverages technology to empower 100,000 STEM talents

By Ngozi Egenuka
29 September 2021   |   3:20 am
A certified engineering, technology and information management company, Lonadek Global Services, has empowered over 100,000 Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) talents...

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A certified engineering, technology and information management company, Lonadek Global Services, has empowered over 100,000 Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) talents, across geographies to provide remote and virtual solutions leveraging technology.

Principal Consultant, Dr. Ibilola Amao, Lonadek Global Services, said the firm, through its digital transformation projects, has delivered human capital development initiatives that address diversity, sustainability and Environmental, Social, and Corporate Governance (ESG) compliance, with several clients in the energy, power, infrastructure, manufacturing, mining, oil and gas sectors.

Amao, who said this when she announced the commencement of the firm’s 30th anniversary, said the company has collaborated with leading technology proprietors and clients to create value and enhance performance through domiciliation, domestication and democratisation of technology.

According to her, the social impact initiative, the cedar STEM and entrepreneurship hub holds empowerment projects that have shaped the minds of youths, girls in STEM, women in engineering, young professionals and given them a chance to flourish in their chosen fields.

She added that the ‘Vision 2020: Lonadek’s Youth Empowerment and Restoration Initiative’, boasts of empowering over 100,000 students across several secondary schools through career counselling and industry awareness workshops, young transformer /innovators science project competitions, summer camp, and yearly essay competitions.

“Our consultancy and training activities have touched so many lives directly and indirectly. We are currently digitally upskilling over 10,000 talent in collaboration with Microsoft, LinkedIn and Github, 30 cloud practitioners with Amazon Web Services (AWS) and about to launch the Pearson City and Guilds STEMpreneurship certification programme. We will continue to give our best to career counselling, industry awareness and youth empowerment. Our commitment to grassroots education, STEM teacher and career counsellor upskilling will remain a part of our DNA,” she said.