NCC Applauds 9mobile For Youth Empowerment Initiatives
The Executive Vice Chairman, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Danbatta, has applauded 9mobile for its youth employment initiatives especially in digital skills acquisition.
Danbatta gave the commendation at the launch of the Digital Bichi Emirate Initiative and graduation of the pilot class of the 9mobile-sponsored digital skills entrepreneurship programme for youths in Kano.
Similarly, Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, said the initiative was tied to his administration’s efforts at empowering and creating employment for youths.
Acting Chief Executive Officer, 9mobile, Juergen Peschel, said the programme was one of the company’s strategic efforts to contribute to the human and capital development of Nigeria, by providing digital skill acquisition opportunities for youths in line with the government’s agenda on digital transformation.