The County Government of Uasin Gishu in collaboration with the Ministry of ICT is this week’s training youths on Ajira Digital Skills.
The training that began today and is expected to end on Friday is set to see at least 600 youth who are passionate about ICT trained.
County Chief Officer for ICT and e-Government John Kemboi while officially opening the long- week training challenged the youth to make use of the government’s ICT free facilities in learning matters innovation.
Kemboi said the world is going digital adding that such training will aid most of the unemployed youth in the nation by making them earn a living through the outsourced jobs online.
“As you go home kindly inform some of your friends to come for this training as it has so many good things for you the youths,” he said in Kapteldet ICT centre
Every ICT centre in each Sub-county is expected to produce at least 100 youths for the training.
Among the ICT training centres include Kapteldet ICT Centre in Kapseret Sub County,Kapnasu ICT Centre in Moiben Sub County,Wounifor ICT Centre in Ainabkoi Sub County,Nukiat ICT Centre in Soy Sub County,Cheplaskei ICT Centre in Kesses Sub County and Turbo ICT Centre in Turbo Sub County.