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Huawei has launched a graduate recruitment programme in Kenya

Huawei Kenya, in partnership with several business partners, launched a graduate recruitment program through an online Huawei ICT Job Fair.Joe Mucheru, Cabinet Secretary for ICT Innovation and Youth Affairs, Maureen Mbaka, Chief Administrative Secretary Maureen Mbaka, and Director for University Education and Research Darius Mogaka, representing the Ministry of Education and other industry players, were present at the gathering.For the second year in a row, they practically arranged a job fair for employers to present their job vacancies to a pool of over 150 highly skilled ICT graduates.Huawei is working to empower and equip Kenya with a professional workforce that can take advantage of new opportunities provided by emerging technologies, having previously collaborated with the Ajira program to train over 5,000 University students during the Covid19 pandemic.Cabinet Secretary Joe Mucheru praised Huawei’s efforts, saying that they are critical in boosting Kenya’s ICT talent and the wider ecosystem that comes with it.“Kenya’s rich human capital is an advantage that puts the country ahead regionally and brings us closer to being a knowledge-based economy,” he continued.

Source: Further Africa

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