3MTT Programme Update. The much-anticipated moment has arrived – the second batch of shortlisted candidates for the 3 Million Technical Talent (3MTT) Programme will be released next month.
If you’re one of the 30,000 individuals who made the cut for the first cohort, or if you’re revving up to join the 300,000 participants for the second phase, or even eyeing a spot among the remaining 3 million in the third phase, it’s time to flex those tech muscles, hone your skills, and seize the opportunities that await!
THE 3MTT PROGRAMME UNPACKED
According to the Minister of Communications, Innovation, and Digital Economy, Bosun Tijani, the 3MTT Programme is the cornerstone of Nigeria’s Renewed Hope agenda. It’s all about nurturing Nigeria’s technical talent to power the nation’s digital economy and position Nigeria as a talent powerhouse in the digital world.
The 3MTT Programme is not your run-of-the-mill initiative. It’s open to all Nigerians above 18 who are eager to acquire lifelong skills. If you’ve got a fire in your belly for specific tech skills, this program could be your ticket to a world of opportunities.
The 3MTT Programme covers a smorgasbord of ICT skills, from Digital Marketing and Software Development to UI/UX Design, Data Science, Cybersecurity, and more.
The program is absolutely free for both fellows and training providers. Plus, it’s not just confined to a single corner of the country – training centers are scattered far and wide, ensuring that opportunities knock on every door.
3MTT PROGRAMME UPDATE: THE BIG PAYOFF
Once you’ve aced the 3MTT Programme, you’ll walk away with a shiny certificate of completion and, wait for it, you’ll receive support to land a plum role in a company that’s hungry for your skills.
FG TO SHORTLIST 3MTT 2ND PHASE FELLOWS ON 29 FEBRUARY 2024
The Minister of Communications, Innovation, and Digital Economy, Dr. Bosun Tijani, just dropped a bombshell of updates on the 3MTT programme. Here’s the lowdown on what’s cooking:
According to The Minister of Communications, Innovation, and Digital Economy, Dr. Bosun Tijani, The big reveal for the 2nd phase fellows is set for Thursday, February 29th, 2024. Mark your calendars because the projected training kick-off is in March.
“The first cohort has been crushing it with training across 12 skill areas. We’re taking those learnings to level up the game for our fellows and 121 training providers across Nigeria.
We’re gearing up to train an additional 270,000 fellows over the next 18 months. The support from partners and stakeholders is on the rise As our first cohort gears up to graduate, we’re locking in job placements for them. With over 1,400 organizations ready to snap up our talented fellows.
WRAPPING IT UP
So, there you have it. The 3MTT Programme isn’t just another training gig – it’s a game-changer, a ticket to the big leagues of tech prowess.
Note: The shortlisted candidates will be contacted via email, and all other important information regarding this programme will be communicated to the shortlisted candidates.
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