Vodacom Nigeria trains 25 schoolgirls in IoT

Tuesday 17 May 2016 | 14:33 CET | News
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Vodacom Business Nigeria has trained 25 female pupils of Clemmy High School, Agodo-Egbe in Lagos, in the Internet of Things (IoT) as part of its support for the Girls in ICT programme. The school emerged as winners of the app development and quiz competition that was part of the Girls in ICT Day celebration in April, organised by E-Business Life, CommunicationsWeek reported.

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