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UmojaHack Africa 2021

1150 students participate in UmojaHack Africa 2021 ML hackathon

More than 1000 students from 126 universities across Africa have participated in the UmojaHack Africa 2021 virtual machine learning hackathon. The hackathon organized by Zindi took place on the weekend of 27-28 March. 1150 Students from 21 African countries joined the event participating in three different machine learning challenges. They

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Microsoft Hackathon Game of learners Africa

60 students across Nigeria and Kenya participate in Microsoft Hackathon

12 teams made up of 60 university students across Kenya and Nigeria are participating in the second season of the Microsoft Africa Development Center, Game of Learners (GOL) virtual hackathon. Across five weeks, the teams will take on the challenge of solving the education accessibility problems in Africa using technology.

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Microsoft Imagine Cup Africa teams 2020 ignite cup emea regional winner

Africa teams qualify for Microsoft Imagine Cup World Championship in Seattle

Two student teams from Africa emerge as winners in this years Microsoft Europe Middle East and Africa (EMEA) regional final. The teams from Tunisia and Kenya will go on to represent the region at the world championship in Seattle. For a chance to win the grand prize of USD100,000 cash,

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COVID-19 2020 Imagine Cup EMEA

COVID-19: Imagine Cup EMEA regional finalists to virtually pitch ideas

Microsoft Imagine Cup Europe Middle East and Africa (EMEA) regional finalist will now virtually pitch their ideas to judges. This is as concerns of COVID-19 (corona virus) increase worldwide. The in-person regional cup competition finals was scheduled to take place March 10 to 12 in Amsterdam. The spread of COVID-19, corona

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2020 Microsoft Imagine Cup

Kenya and Tunisia student teams qualify for 2020 Microsoft Imagine Cup EMEA Regional finals

Student teams from Kenya and Tunisia qualify for the next stage of the 2020 Microsoft Imagine Cup competition. They are part of ten online regional semi-finalists from the Europe Middle East and Africa region. They will get to present their ideas at the Microsoft Imagine Cup EMEA regional finals in

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21CSkills

Liquid Telecom introduces 21CSkills learning platform for the African tech enthusiast

South and central Africa telecommunications company, Liquid Telecom, introduces 21CSkills online learning platform. To help technology workers in Africa develop the skills they need to succeed in the 21 st century.  21CSkills, 21st Century Skills for Africa, will offer training skills and development programmes for African students, techies and entrepreneurs.

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Nigeria Internship

Microsoft Interns4Afrika open positions in Nigeria

Check out Microsoft 4Afrika interns4afrika open positions in Nigeria. Are you looking for a way to kick start your career? Looking to build some work experience in a thriving environment? The Microsoft 4Afrika Skills IT Technical Support Internship with a partner organization will offer you a unique experience. One that is dynamic

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Microsoft Office Specialist

Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship contest 2020

Every year, Microsoft hosts a global competition for students aged 13 to 22, to showcase their comprehensive knowledge in Microsoft Office. The Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) World Championship tests students' skills on Microsoft Office Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Students will be tested in the following Microsoft Office suite programs. Microsoft

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Full-time Opportunity

Nigeria, Kenya, South Africa: Microsoft Full-time Opportunity for Students and Recent Graduates

Firstly are you a team player? Do you have a growth mindset? Are you resourceful and customer focused? Have a demonstrated desire and ability to readily take on complex challenges and work towards solutions to seemingly unsolvable problems? Do you have passion for technology and how technology can inspire and

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