In the news again is another great coverage dragging the name of Favcode54 on board.
Lately Xycinews Have published some articles about Favcode54, giving you full idea of what it all about and those behind it.
Africa, being viewed to be under developed tech wise has motivated a young vibrant heart to set up the Favcode54 (CodeWithFavour) Program
Startup Arewa is a Tech Startup and Innovation Meet up tour which is powered by Emerge Tech Africa and Network of Incubators & Innovators in Nigeria (NINE). It is designed to organize capacity development boot camp sessions in different cities of the Northern part of Nigeria to further boost the innovation capacity potentials of Technology Enthusiasts, Innovators and Start-ups.
The maiden edition of the Startup Arewa Hack Series hosted in Kaduna on the 17th to 19th of November 2016 attracted over 500 developers in the and Tech Enthusiasts from across the 19 Northern States of Nigeria, over 40 Resource persons from public-private sectors from Africa, Europe and America and garnered different levels of supports from Private-public, media and Civil Society Organizations (CSO).
Startup Arewa 2017 is designed to build on the successes and the outcomes of the 2016 edition towards the achievement of the grand mandate of the initiative which is developing a sustainable Arewa ecosystem and empowering Arewa based Start-ups.
This US based NGO Has an aim of Empowering Africans through technology. Good enough, lot of sisterly organization from different countries have shown desire to partner with them.
The Vision of StartUp Arewa
Our vision Aorem ipsum dolor sit amet consectetur elit sed tempor incididunt ut labore etua dolore mag aliqua minim veniam quis nostrud exercitation
The Approach of StartUp Arewa
Our approach is by organizing bootcamps, hackathons, demo days, mentorship programs, capacity building programs and master dinners
The Goals of StartUp Arewa
Our major goal is to build the next generation African startups that will solve problems faced by the continent.
Today in the news is the first big and official StartUp Arewa collaborating with Favcode54.
Startup Arewa is a program operating from Northern-Nigeria but with an agenda of promoting the use of technology and software development among the northerners and also training their skills for for self employment possibility of reducing unemployment and working with tech companies in their local communities and globally. The entire training is free, making it inexcusable for non participating persons.
TechEconomy.ng said they got the announcement via email to them from the founder and President of Startup Arewa, Mohammed Ibrahim saying
“Startup Arewa is open to all aspiring programmers and software developers. Here is an opportunity you shouldn’t let pass you by”.
“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”.
All students would be first handly taught by experts who will properly train, mentor and couch them specially.
These experts are professionals who have work in some of the world biggest companies such as Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, IBM, Google, Snap Chat and more still.
During Jege’s statement release in Kaduna (Northern-Nigeria), he said “You also got to learn at your own pace with the option of doing so by physical hubs provided by StartUp Arewa or from home”.
So, why not quickly grab this rare free opportunity and become a software expect in few months!
From overview, startup arewa is well know to have hosted different events, and also hope to host more.
Below is a overview:
Startup Arewa Demo Day
Jan. 30-31, 2017, BD Hub, Abuja
Demo Day in collaboration with Boakos Ventures from United States of America to showcase Startup Arewa’s startups to potential investors.
Dec. 17-19, 2016, Benue
Startup Arewa unveils Benue Tech Forum; a platform that seeks to bring tech enthusiasts and enable collaboration amongst tech lovers around and within Benue state. The platform aims to create a vibrant tech eco-system in Benue state that will spur the growth of tech related ideas amongst tech enthusiasts and the development of such ideas into solutions of societal challenges/problems.
Digital Marketing for SMEs
Feb. 18, 2017, CoLab Kaduna
Startup Arewa’s digital marketing bootcamp is targeted towards helping SMEs in Africa scale thier businesses online, reach more customers and improve the overall economic stand of our country Nigeria. Register Now!
Find StartUp Arewa with the Address below.
BD Hub, Discovery Mall, Ademola Adetokuno Cresecent, Wuse 2, Abuja, Nigeria
Contact StartUp Arewa with the Phone numbers below:
+234 802 121 2814
+234 703 697 2372