In an awesome showcase of grit and untapped potential, a remarkable cohort of young women in Nigeria is taking the global tech arena by storm. Fueled by the transformative forces of the digital age and the internet, Vbank’s Women in Tech program is at the forefront, sparking unparalleled opportunities for Nigerian women.
Sponsored by Vbank, The Nest, in partnership with Women in Tech Nigeria (WIT), is thrilled to announce the resounding success of the Women in Tech program. This pioneering initiative empowered Nigerian women to embrace technology through a rigorous training program in various tech-related fields, culminating in the graduation of an impressive 1,500 women on Friday, September 22, 2023.
The Women in Tech program is a cornerstone of Women in Tech’s global mission to empower women worldwide to excel in the tech industry. At Vbank, we played a pivotal role in championing this initiative, underlining our steadfast commitment to fostering women’s advancement in technology.
The program was nothing short of transformational, offering intensive courses in Data Analytics, Product Management, Product Design, and Digital Marketing. Over a span of 10 weeks, participants went through a learning journey, emerging with invaluable skills that have equipped them to upskill and conquer the tech industry.
Abraham Martins, Head of Corporate Communications at Vbank, added, “Vbank is committed to supporting initiatives that promote diversity and inclusivity in technology, which is a part of our key focus areas in the bank. We are ecstatic to have been part of this remarkable journey and eagerly anticipate the far-reaching impact these exceptionally talented women will make.”
The Women in Tech program has not only equipped participants with valuable global skills but has also created a strong community of women in technology who will continue to support each other’s growth in the industry.
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