The city has undergone significant change, especially in the technology and innovation space, thanks to the efforts of individuals and the private sector to ensure that the city’s youth take advantage of rapidly evolving technological opportunities.
In this article, am going to share with you five innovation space in the city
KadIct, which is located in the heart of the city, is the product of a public-private collaboration with the Kaduna state government.
The KadIct hub has the capacity to train over 10,000 youth a year, providing the high-tech workforce that is needed by the state government.
Web Development, mobile app development, hardware assembly, call center handling, entrepreneurship, and other related fields are all available at KadICT Hub.
The ClickOn Kaduna program is one of the most well-known programs for young creatives.
Colab claims to be the first co-working space and innovation space in Kaduna with a mission to build an innovation hub and a collaborative community for startups, innovators, creatives and entrepreneurs. Starting in Kaduna, our goal is to build a technology ecosystem in and around northern Nigeria.
Colab is known for four things: providing you with the infrastructure you need to develop, connecting you to a group of some of the city’s smartest people, and cultivating talent through a variety of programs that mold your talent for global competitiveness and innovation.
They offer a variety of programs, including coding, design school, Colab for women, data science launch, and women technical cohort.
Alpha Hub, an Innovation centre dedicated to drive research and development in Hardware and Embedded System Technology and solving the most pressing problems that abounds in our society has been launched in Kaduna state.
Although Kaduna is known to be home to several tech hubs, this is the first of its kind in Northern Nigeria as a whole.
During the launch, the idea’s originator, Mr Victor Jibro, who is also the founder of PayConnect, emphasized the need for tech hubs focused on hardware technology to be developed in Nigeria to meet the increasing demand for smart devices.
According to him, the Alpha Hub was developed to bridge the capability gaps in Nigeria’s quality tech talent by equipping human capacity with a creative problem-solving approach. He also mentioned that the hub was established to provide training, support, and co-working space to individuals interested in hardware development in Nigeria and Africa as a whole.
- Kad innovation Hub
Kad Innovation Hub is Kaduna state base innovative, incubator/training hub and office work that aims to provide an open ecosystem environment for entrepreneurs, innovators and young minds in the Northern part of Nigeria, where people could have a platform to work and learn from our incubation training platform.
The Kaduna Innovation Hub provides a forum for the development of a collective group of software enthusiasts, developers, programmers, designers, entrepreneurs, startups, and freelancers both inside and outside Kaduna State, transforming the state into an I.T hub and a tech ecosystem environment in Nigeria’s northern region.
Kaduna Innovation Hub is located at N0.6, Kachia Road, behind Firs Office, Kaduna South, Kaduna State
- Cloud10 hub Technology Hub
Located at No1, Dopemu street, beside MFM, Kamazou G.R.A., along Yakowa road, Kaduna State. This Hub was founded by Tamuno-imiebam J Abraham, a wife, a mother, and a digital skill trainer with the vision of helping people acquire the required digital skill that will make them relevant in this digital age.
Workspace, digital skills training center, conference room, and classes on digital skills such as programming, web design, and digital marketing are among the activities carried out at Cloud 10 Tech Hub.