As part of its plans to unlock the potential of the digital economy, the Rivers State Government, has opened an innovation center- Tech Creek – to equip young residents, with relevant information technology skills, and support tech entrepreneurs with the needed facilities to succeed.
Commenting on the center, the Special Adviser to the Governor on ICT, Mr Ibifuro Asawo says the center will offer trainings, cowork spaces, WiFi and uninterrupted electricity.
Tech Creek commences its maiden program with Codegaminators, set to begin on the 2nd of April, 2018. Codegaminators, is a 12-week training programme for beginner coders, game developers, animators, graphic/visual artists and sound producers.
Upon successful completion of the program, participants would be added to the Codegaminators platform were they would be connected to digital job opportunities.
Interested individuals who wish to join the program can visit the Codegaminators website for more information or register through this link provided by the organizers –
Registration ends 30th March, 2018.