Nigeria’s Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare visited the N-Power Tech Software training campus in the nation’s capital, Concise News reports.
During Thursday’s visit, Dare spoke of his support for the programme and his ministry’s plan to scale up digital literacy training for the youth in order to improve their employability.
He was received on arrival at the training hub by Afolabi Imoukhuede, the Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to President Muhammadu Buhari on Job Creation and Youth Employment.
The pictures of the minster’s visit was shared on Friday by a Twitter handle believed to belong to the Office of the new Federal appointee.
Speaking at the Federal Capital Territory on what was his maiden familiarisation with N-Power, Dare expressed his excitement at what he has seen at the training.
He promised that his ministry will support N-Power Tech Software.
Furthermore, the media guru spoke about President Muhammadu Buhari’s “New DEEL” for the Nigerian Youth.
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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.