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
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.
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
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.