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Techpoint SME Clinic

SMEs to recieve Microsoft support at Techpoint SME Clinic 2020

Microsoft will be empowering about two thousand micro, small and medium-sized businesses at Techpoint SME Clinic this year. 4Afrika, Microsoft's business and market development engine in Africa, is supporting the training of small businesses on ways to automate their business processes and use technology to scale. Techpoint SME Clinic is

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online safety

Google launches 1M USD pan-African fund to support digital literacy and online safety

Google announces fund to support online safety in Africa. Marking World Safer Internet Day Google though its philanthropy arm is launching a one million USD pan-African fund. To help in promoting online safety and keeping children safe online. To achieve this, google will empower social enterprises and non profits

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google developer space lagos nigeria

A home for African developers and startups, Google opens Developer Space in Nigeria

Delivering on a promise, Google announces the launch of its first Developer Space on the African continent. The space similar to the Microsoft Reactor will serve developers, entrepreneurs and startups across Africa. It will be based in Lagos, Nigeria and co-located and in partnership with Impact Hub. In

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Microsoft Africa recruitment

Microsoft unable to meet recruitment target for Africa Development Centre

Microsoft announced the Africa Development Center with plans to recruit about 100 full-time software engineers by the end of 2019. Latest details show the company is far from reaching this target. As only about seventy roles and positions have been filled as at January 2020. Jack Ngare, Managing Director, Africa

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global AI bootcamp Nigeria meetups

Join the Global AI Bootcamp meetups in Nigeria

Global AI Bootcamp is here again. Interested in learning about artificial intelligence(AI) and Microsoft Azure? Then the Global AI Bootcamp presents you with that opportunity. Join others learners worldwide in the one day, free event at a local meetup near you. The Global AI Bootcamp is a free one-day event.

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second cohort of LEAP Program Microsoft Nigeria

Microsoft opens application for 2nd cohort of LEAP Engineering Acceleration Program in Nigeria, Apply!

Are you a female developer living in Nigeria? Apply to participate in the second cohort of the Microsoft Nigeria LEAP Engineering Acceleration Program. Microsoft Nigeria lunched the first cohort of the apprenticeship program in October this year. With ten selected female developers from across Nigeria participating in the Program. They

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apprenticeship program

Microsoft kicks off modern apprenticeship program in Nigeria

Microsoft's software engineering apprenticeship program, LEAP, takes off in Nigeria with ten females. The first LEAP program cohort in Nigeria will see ten selected females participate in the initiative. They will recieve sixteen weeks of training in technical support software engineering roles. Microsoft heads of the initiative from Nigeria and Redmond

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Microsoft for Startups

Microsoft for Startups hosts Nigeria Tech Innovators in Lagos

Microsoft leaders meet with Nigeria tech innovators at a founders dinner in Lagos. Microsoft for Startups team meets with innovators and leaders of technology organizations from across Nigeria that are "disrupting the way Nigerians experience payments, healthcare, transportation and education". The special drinks and dinner meetup brought together over forty innovators,

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Software Engineering Internship Nigeria Microsoft

Microsoft Software Engineering Internship in Nigeria for Students

Microsoft invites Nigerian students with a final graduation date in 2021 or 2022 to apply for a Software Engineering Internship. Microsoft says you must be enrolled as a full-time student majoring in engineering, computer science or related field to be considered. Software Engineering Internship in Nigeria Responsibilities

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