In celebration of the 40th birthday of Pastor Leke Adeboye, the son of the revered General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, an empowerment scheme has been launched to train 40 youths in various digital skills.
Pastor Leke Adeboye, who doubles as the Principal Executive Assistant to the General Overseer of RCCG and the Assistant Pastor-in-Charge of Province (CSR), RCCG Youth Province 1, is organizing this empowerment training as part of the initiatives to celebrate the milestone of clocking age 40.
The training will be held between June and August 2022 at the Redemption Camp.
A release made available to journalists says “the initiative is one of the numerous programmes and projects designed to give hope to many Nigerian youths in celebration of Pastor Leke’s 40th birthday.
“The training will cover in-depth training in Data Science. It will be held in partnership with the IncubatorNg and other stakeholders for people intending to pivot into a career in tech or those willing to upgrade their skills.
“Pastor Leke Adeboye is organizing the digital skills training to help many young Nigerians transition into tech and prepare for the future of work and increase Africa’s tech talent base”.
“Pastor Leke Adeboye was born on the 20th of May, 1982 into the family of Pastors Enoch & Folu Adeboye. His 40th birthday was celebrated across the world by families, friends and senior clerics in and the Redeemed Christian Church of God and the body of Christ on the 20th of May 2022.
“As a leader who believes in the greatness of Nigeria and her youths, Pastor Leke believes the training will go a long way in helping young Nigerians find their footing in the emerging global tech economy and the future of work. According to him, his goal is to see that beneficiaries of the empowerment training go on to work with global tech giants as well as found their own tech organizations”.