Anambra Tech Giants set to Host CodeCamp2018

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Devamplify Codecamp

Over the years, people have from the south Eastern part of Nigeria Migrated to the western region in search of prominent IT/Tech firms to learn and master technological skills.

Today, the stories are different, Tech Giants resident in the South-Eastern part of the country as well as Startup communities now organize programs and events geared towards helping its members and participants gain more than the exact same skills they intend to acquire from the western region thus helping them to solve local problems as well as reduces the cost of learning/acquiring such skill.

This Year, the foremost Technology and Incubation Hub in South-East and the only Incubation and Acceleration Hub in Anambra State, Devamplify Hub will be organizing an Intensive 6-weeks Mobile App Development Bootcamp in partnership with some other Tech Giants in the state like Bigcode, Progxap, Startup Anambra as well as the Anambra State Ministry of youth Empowerment and Creative Economy.

devamplify Hub

The Bootcamp is Slated to kickoff on the 17th day of August 2018 and run till Sept 28th 2018 with students/participants building solutions from their very first class.

Information gathered from one of the partners, Mr Pascal Okeke the CEO of Bigcode and the Convener of Startup Anambra shows that the students will not just learn how to build Apps but will also be taught how to solve local problems cum how to start making money with their new skills.

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WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

Node.js is an open-source, cross-platform JavaScript run-time environment that has the capability to do things that scripting languages like Python and PHP can do.

React Native lets you build mobile apps using only JavaScript. It uses the same design as React, letting you compose a rich mobile UI from declarative components.

MongoDB is a cross-platform, open-source, NoSQL, document-oriented database. MongoDB makes data integration for especially mobile applications faster and easier.

Aside Learning these languages and skills, the student will at the end of the program be awarded a Certificate, have the opportunity to work for big IT firms in and offshore as well as be exposed to the business side of Programming.

More details about the program and registration can be found here