Poise Nigeria, recently, put a smile on faces of Ekobits graduates who were picked from Otodogbame, Itedo, Ajiran, Ikate, Babalola of Lagos State to undergo a 13-month training programme in Graphics & Design, Web Design & Development, Work Ethics & Professionalism, Attitude & Behaviour, Business Plan, Photography & Video Editing Basic ICT Skills and Excellence in Customer Service for free.
The graduation ceremony, which took place at the permanent site of Poise Nigeria, was attended by the Human Resource department of some organisations to interview the graduates and employ the successful ones on the spot.
Opeyemi Adebisi was one of the lucky graduates that was awarded best female student of the programme and was offered immediate employment at Techpointng as a Graphic Artist and Opeyemi Adeshina, best male student with a job at Gigastream Consulting as an IT, Admin Executive.
In his opening remark, Managing Director of Techpointng, Mr Adewale Yusuf, advised the graduates to remain focused, use the internet positively to develop themselves and be hard working.
Managing Director of Poise Training School, Mrs Uki Dare, also announced the setting up of a new EkoBits location in November at Ikate, Lekki, which will allow the academy train up to 100 youths from slums in Lagos and other states.