The Federal Ministry of Communications, Innovation and Digital Economy is a Ministry created in 2011 as Federal Ministry of Communications Technology. It was created to foster a knowledge based economy and information society in Nigeria. The Ministry was created to facilitate ICT as a key tool in the transformation agenda for Nigeria in the areas of job creation, economic growth and transparency of governance.
As part of the ministry’s plans to develop 3 million technical talent by 2025, they have launched the 3MTT program targeted at generating a pipeline of technical talent across Nigeria.
In line with the Ministry’s 1%-10%-100% implementation approach, this first phase will aim to train and place 30,000 technical talents, representing 1% of our overall target. It will be executed based on the framework co-created with key stakeholders across government agencies, training providers, educational institutions, development agencies and the private sector.
Technical Talent (3MTT) Programme
- Full Time
- Required Qualifications: SSCE – NCE – OND – BA/BSC/HND – MBA/MSC/MA
The 3 Million Technical Talent (3MTT) programme, a critical part of the Renewed Hope agenda, is aimed at building Nigeria’s technical talent backbone to power our digital economy and position Nigeria as a net talent exporter. The first phase of the programme, executed in collaboration with NITDA, will involve multiple stakeholders including fellows, training providers, partners and placement organisations.
Skills in Focus
For the first phase, we will focus on these twelve (12) technical skills:
- Software Development
- UI/UX Design
- Data Analysis &
- Quality Assurance
- Product Management
- Data Science
- AI / Machine Learning
- Game Development
- Cloud Computing
- Dev Ops
Method of Application