FG inaugurates IT projects to boost skills, digital economy
The Federal Government has inaugurated 11 projects in different parts of the country aimed at boosting digital economy and digital skills.
Lagos to equip one million students with digital skills
Barely two weeks after Lagos State government kicked off its employability programme, ‘Jobs Initiative Lagos’ for graduates and undergraduates
UNESCO, SDG to train 1.2million Nigerian youths on digital skills
In line with President Buhari’s plan to move 100 million people out of poverty within the next 10 years, the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO), has partnered with the Sustainable Development Goal...
Experts chart path to digital skills growth, task Nigerians on IT literacy
To bridge digital skills gap in Nigeria, there is need for every citizen to understand the rudiments behind being computer literate, experts have said.
Firm, partners train unemployed youths on digital skills
United Way Greater Nigeria, in partnership with JASS Academy, has trained about 30 unemployed youths on digital media skills to reduce the unemployment rate in the country. Executive Director, United Way Greater Nigeria, Olayide Olumide-Odediran, said during the training that the initiative was to help a portion of the 34 per cent unemployed youths acquire…
2.3m young Africans get empowerment with digital, coding skills
Those who still believe that African youths may be left behind in the global competitiveness with digital and coding skills should better have a rethink. With coding as a universal language that could bridge not only the gender and income gaps but enable also inclusive access to 21st century education, it is essential that young…
SAP Africa boosts local digital skills capacity, trains graduates
As part of its commitment to bridge skills gap and boost local digital skills capacity, SAP Africa has trained 22 graduate based on its SAP S/4HANA Financial Accounting and SAP Activate Project Management. Speaking during its first graduation ceremony held in Lagos, SAP Skills for Africa said the training and certification is aimed at providing…
Osinbajo on challenge of human development in Africa
In his presentation to a packed audience at the event organised by the African Studies Centre of Oxford University School of Global and Area Studies, Professor Yemi Osinbajo Nigeria’s Vice President highlighted four important areas with regard to world development in the next two decades. These are population, the environment, output of goods and services…
Experts hinge economic growth on youth development, digital skills
Industry experts, at an information and Communications Technology (ICT) forum, in Lagos, have called on Nigerians, especially the youths to leverage on the benefits that digital technology provides to position themselves for empowerment.
ICT experts task Nigerians on acquisition of digital skills
Nigerians from all walks of life have been urged to acquire various Information Communications Technology (ICT) skills to prepare job-seekers for work and enable employees remain in various work places in the country.