Nokia Solutions and Networks Nigeria commit to Nigerian youth training

13 May 2024

Nokia Solutions and Networks Nigeria has committed to training Nigerian youths in 4G/5G radio and transmission technologies.

Training on 4G and 5G will take place in the NCC digital parks. Nokia will also establish an Entrepreneur Apprenticeship Program where it will provide high-quality vocational training to 200 Nigerian students selected from the six geopolitical zones of the country.

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Safaricom signs fibre training agreement with ICTA

01 May 2024

Safaricom has signed a partnership agreement with the ICT Authority (ICTA) to train 10,000 fibre optic technicians over five years.

The ‘Connect Academy’ primarily targets students in technical and vocational training institutions in Kenya. The first cohort of 200 people is expected to start this month. They will undergo a full day of training provided by Safaricom engineers every Friday for three months.

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Moving forward with mission critical services certification

25 April 2024

Ensuring that mission critical services over broadband networks are actually mission critical is a complex process.

First responders and other users of critical communications services need to have full trust in their voice, video, and data applications in what could be life-threatening situations. 

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Navigating the horizon for 2030: will data centres be able to keep up with digitalisation requirements?

04 April 2024

As we look towards the digital future of 2030 and beyond, the global landscape is evolving at an unprecedented pace. At Vertiv's recent Accelerate 2.0 event in Durban and Cape Town, Jon Abbott, technologies director and industry advisory for strategic clients in EMEA at Vertiv, highlighted three pivotal factors reshaping society in Africa and across the rest of the globe.

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