A non-governmental organisation, Edushine Educational Support Foundation has empowered 150 youths in Kogi state with digital skills and other skill acquisition programme of their choices.
The organisers said the aim of the programme was to equip youths with hands-on digital skills in order to be self-reliant and useful to the society.
Speaking during the training, the founder of Edushine Educational Support Foundation, Dr. Safiya Stephanie Musa said that, “the training was organised in collaboration with the African Democratic Congress (ADC) and powered by Google Digital skills.”
She stressed that in this era of digital entrepreneurship and the precipitating fourth industrial revolution, code-named 4iR, such digital skills are relevant.
According to her, the gesture was aimed at building the capacity of youths in Kogi state in digital skills, adding that as “the world is going global on IT, there is need for the programme as it will help small scale business growth and make…