uplift.ng (Uplift Nigeria Technology Innovation And Empowerment Initiative)
Founders, innovators, investors, mentors & students.Together, we foster an innovation economy within our various communities
Founded in the year 2015 as an initiative of Up Innovative Consolidates, Uplift Technology Innovation & Empowerment Initiative got registered as an Incorporated Trustee with the Corporate Affairs Commission in February 2016 with the objectives of:
- Promoting the learning of Computer Science among Youths, especially Girls and pupils in Primary & Secondary Schools
- Providing access to resources that will enable learning of programming, design, DevOps, entrepreneurship and other valuable skills, especially in areas with poor or no Internet service
- Creating founders through training, mentoring and support; who will, in turn, create solutions and Jobs
- Providing Hubs, where members of the community can access resources, collaborate and build solutions together.
- Create solutions to problems facing our communities
The Team is currently composed of volunteers led by the founder of the organization,
Abubakar Siddiq Ango. Passionate, dedicated and resourceful, uplift.ng volunteers initiate projects, and contribute to the diverse programmes/events organized by uplift.ng. We have groups, where volunteers can actively participate in their areas of expertise and contribute to the success of the organization.