Christopher Godwin Akaba, the Senior Special Assistant on Jobs Creation and Youths Empowerment to the Governor of Borno state visited the N-Power Tech training centre in Abuja recently to see beneficiaries from his state and let them know they have the support of Governor Babagana Umara Zulum, Concise News reports.
During his visit, Akaba divulged that the governor sent officials from the north-eastern state “to come and meet the Borno state trainees on this important programme.”
He further stated that they have come to Nigeria’s capital with a message from Prof. Zulum to encourage the beneficiaries to put in their best in the 11-week training.
He also said that at the end of training, the state is going to “utilise the potentials of the trainees”.
He expressed his satisfaction with what he saw at the training centre.
The video of the governor’s aide’s visit was shared on Thursday by a Twitter user @scarfizal.
Watch the video below:
SSA Borno State Mr. Christopher Godwin Akaba came to the training centre to see @npower_ng #NPowerTech beneficiaries from his state and to let them know they have the support of their Governor pic.twitter.com/Hx43ZLzQB3
— PATRIOT (@scarfizal) October 24, 2019
The N-Power Tech Software training, which commenced in last month is basically for developers.
N-Tech will train and position 10,000 hands-on software developers for the local and international software development market.
Participants will undergo a project-based model to training wherein they will be exposed to foundational software development tools as well as resources to thrive as a modern day software developer-entrepreneur.
The programme will seek to establish the foundation knowledge, tools and platform upon which participants can pursue a career as software development entrepreneurs.
Training will last 11 weeks and culminate with job fairs to link participants with placement opportunities within their respective localities.
Also, it will offer a continuity platform to support participants with learning and engagement opportunities on a continuous basis.
They will be enabled with a device to continue the practice and exploration of opportunities after training.