By Frederick Peters, KADUNA.
The Communications giant,Micro manna in collaboration with Univelcity,Lagos is sponsoring 40 Students on Python programming and product design,aimed at enhancing the computer and ICT knowledge of the beneficiaries.
In a statement,made available to NewsDailyNigeria,on thursday the MD/CEO Micromanna,Kaduna, Mr Chima Nnaedozie,said the gesture is part of the company’s corporate social responsibility,saying
” MICROMANNA, in collaboration with Univelcity, Lagos,sponsors 40 students on Python programming and Product Design(UI/UX)
” As part of our Corporate Social Responsibility, we are pleased to offer 40 students *FULL SCHOLARSHIP* in our *4 weeks intensive training* on *Python Programming and Product Design(UI/UX)”he said
According to him “The beneficiaries were drawn from
from Faith Academy, Maraban Rido, Danbo International College, Zamani College, Essence International School, Coach Felix Academics and Sports Foundation, Kaduna among others and also some randomly selected fresh secondary school graduates.
“The versatility and marketability of above courses cannot be over-emphasized.
“After the training, 5 best graduating students will be offered job placements.
Adding that”To grow our youths and prepare them for tomorrow’s ICT needs, our CSR team in collaboration with *Univelcity, Lagos* and *Chima & Precious Nnaedozie Foundation* packaged this special program as part of our contribution to a greater Nigeria and the world at large.”
The statement further pointed out that “The normal cost of this training is NGN180, 000.00, but it is coming ABSOLUTELY FREE to our fresh SS graduates.with the venue at MICROMANNA COMPUTER COLLEGE, Gidan Manna,adding that the
training was “flagged of today and will last till 8th January, 2021,and it is strictly for fresh SS3 graduates
“It’s our *collective responsibility* to restore the dignity of man.” The statement added