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26 Oct
All is set for the fifth edition of Africa’s largest skills competition and exhibition, scheduled for next January, in Abuja.
3 Feb 2021
With recent economic and technological growth, the current challenge with employability will increase as more than 75% of new job opportunities are expected to be skill-based. Realizing the significant need for a skilled workforce to boost employment and economic growth, the Enugu State government, through the Enugu SME Center, is partnering with iCreate Africa to…
7 Sep 2019
Having successfully organised technical skills competitions in Nigeria, iCreate Africa led a delegation to participate at the world’s biggest technical and vocational skills competition, the World Skills 2019 in Kazan, Russia.  
17 Jan 2019
In this interview with Collins Olayinka in Abuja, the Director of Sponsorship and Partnership of iCreate Africa, ANNE DIRKLING, insists the continent must incentivise vocational skills to stem youth unemployment. What influences the establishment of iCreate Africa? iCreate Africa is a social enterprise that was created as a hub for skill excellence to promote technical skills in Nigeria, and all of Africa.…
1 Jan 2019
Leading lender, Sterling Bank Plc, has unveiled champions at the recently-concluded, iCreate Skills Festival, with 10 of them to represent Nigeria in Russia in 2019. The winners are Otareh Alvin, who won in the cooking category; Nejo Tolulope (graphics); Silas Adedoyin (web design); Patrick Obafemi (app development); Barnabas Kudi (robotics); and Afolabi Caleb Kayode (art).…

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A Los Angeles sculptor on Wednesday marked the second anniversary of Kobe and Gianna Bryant's death with a statue on the site of the helicopter crash in Calabasas, California. Dan Medina built the 160-pound statue of the NBA star and his 13-year-old daughter and erected it over the site of the crash that killed them…