Codepreneur '16


The Codepreneur '16 training series is an application development training and mentoring session scheduled to last for 3 months targeted at upskilling and training 100 youths in Akure, Ondo State, Nigeria, with trainings taking place in Ondo State, Nigeria.

Codepreneur '16 is scheduled to commence in August 2016 and end in October 2016. The training sessions will take place over the weekends (every Saturday), for 12 weeks at the Federal University of Technology, Akure. Previous editions of Codepreneur have been held at Bayero University, Kano and Federal College of Education, Kontagora respectively in 2015.

100 participants

Codepreneur will feature a total of 100 young people been trained in mobile and web software development, selected from the pool of applicants.

25 Teams/Projects

The participants will be divided into groups of four each to make up 25 working groups in which they will collaborate to jointly develop a solution to be demoed at the end of the training sessions.

12 weeks

The training sessions are due to last for 12 weeks, running through August to October.

10 mentors

The 100 participants will have the opportunity to be mentored by 10 lifelong mentors carefully selected from across the technology industry in Nigeria.


Training Partners

Planet Nest

Career Drive Academy

CAREER DRIVE ACADEMY (CDA) was launched in 2013 as a deliberate initiative to curb the menace of unemployment and promote productivity especially among young people.

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