Nigeria/June 19, 2019/Agency Reporter /No Comment/192 views /nigeria Glo urges female students on ICT careers – The Nation Newspapershare on:FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancelNational carrier, Globacom, has urged female students across the country to embrace science subjects in order to fit into careers that are related to Information Communications Technology (ICT) in future. Its Account Manager, Public Sector, Lagos Zone, Mrs. Justina Abdulateef, who spoke at the 2019 International Girls in ICT Day organised by eBusinessLife Magazine, said the ICT space requires a broad range of skills which operators are continually looking for to hire. ALSO READ New minimum wage will lead to chaos – Tony MomohAbdulateef encouraged female students from 15 prominent schools in Lagos to diligently prepare themselves for studies in mathematics, engineering, computing and other such fields. Though she noted that stereotypes and discrimination had discouraged many girls from pursuing interests in ICT, she stresed the need to break the stereotypes early in life to propel females towards developing interest in the ICT sector. ALSO READ Ifeanyi Ubah Dumps YPP, Joins APC“Increasingly, more women across the world were proving their mettle in the male-dominated, technical professions. Examples abound of women who have distinguished themselves in engineering, medicine and other related professions. As girl students, you must therefore, never let anyone limit your possibilities. If you set your mind to it, there is nothing you cannot achieve as a girl.” ALSO READ Messi 'bitter' as Colombia stun Argentina | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World NewsShe said research had shown that there was a nexus between ICT and economic growth of a country, culminating in enhanced emphasis on ICT by policy-makers with a view to ensuring that the sector flourishes in future. Leave A Comment Below Related Tags:nigeria share on: FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel previous article‘We are living the CU mandate’ – The Nation Newspapernext articleARCON advises OAU on architecture – The Nation NewspaperRelated PostsNigeria/July 16, 2019 /No Comment 7 Quick Facts About BBNaija 2019 Evicted Housemate, Ella430 shares Nigeria/July 16, 2019 /No Comment Seyi Makinde Declares Assets Public | NigerianMonitorSen. Nwaoboshi Floors Ned Nwoko At Supreme CourtChelsea Don’t Need New Players To Be Successful – LampardGov. Makinde Declares Assets Worth Over N48bnPDP witness raises allegation of $10,000 bribe against INEC officer at tribunal – Daily Post NigeriaBREAKING: My Father Told Me Atiku Is Born Nigerian – PDP’s WitnessNetflix removes suicide scene from ’13 Reasons Why’ | The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World NewsNetflix removes suicide scene from ’13 Reasons Why’ | The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World NewsAFCON 2019: Pinnick takes final decision on Rohr’s future as Super Eagles head coach – Daily Post Nigeria Leave a Response Cancel reply CommentName Email Sign me up for the newsletter! Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.