For all aspiring programmers and software developers, here’s an opportunity you shouldn’t pass up on.
Startup Arewa, the Northern Nigerian technology ecosystem is partnering with Favcode54, a US based NGO with a goal to Empower Africa through technology and to train 5000 passionate people who wish to go into software development and programming.
The opportunity is open to anyone who currently resides in Northern Nigeria and most importantly, people that have a strong passion to change Africa through technology.
The training is free. There’ll be unlimited internet access and free software licenses for all participants.
FavCode54 aims to teach, mentor, and build the next generation of African software developers, using everyday people with no previous skills and turning them into tech geniuses, fully equipped to work either with tech companies in their local communities or globally.
A team of seasoned mentors, who are great developers in themselves with lots of industry experience, will be involved in teaching and training the students in becoming experts at Software development, and guiding them through their chosen career path. Some of the mentors are currently working with companies like Facebook, Google, IBM, Twitter, snap chat and more.
Whatever technology it is you’re interested in – web, mobile, data science, algorithms, UI/UX, and so on, you can be rest assured you’ll be properly taught to become an expert in it.
You also get to learn at your own pace without any pressure, plus the option of doing so at physical hubs provided by Startup Arewa, or from home.
And yes, job opportunities with both local and international companies abound. All learners on this platform will move from the classroom into offices all over the world.
You can start off your journey as a software developer today by applying for this opportunity.
Follow the link below to apply