Monday, August 2, 2021

Microsoft & Nigerian govt collaborate to create about 27,000 new digital jobs over next 3 years

Tech giant Microsoft and the Nigerian government are collaborating with the aim of creating about 27,000 new digital jobs over the next three years.

Microsoft President Brad Smith said in a joint statement with the Nigerian government that they will use 1,700 trainers to train five million Nigerians.

They are also planned to improve internet connectivity by installing high speed internet infrastructure in six regions of the country.

Nigeria’s Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo said yesterday, that the programme would start within the next few months.

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