These are really exciting times for the youths in Nigeria as Google Nigeria brings their masterclass to the people. It was a massive turnout at Landmark event center, Victoria Island, for the two days exhibition as troop of youths , both working class and entrepreneurs were seen queuing to get into the Google Nigeria Publisher Masterclass.
As the Nigeria online publishing grows exponentially, Google thought it the right time to bring this amazing opportunity to the next digital generation and show them how to use the latest technology to create great contents and how best to tell a compelling story.
The user experience at the Google Nigeria Publisher Masterclass was an eye opener for blogger, Hader Otaki, as he was there with his photographer, Yomi Ayinde, of YomiAyinde Photography to capture some thrilling moments at the event center. Young digital entrepreneurs were all at the event to take with them the experiences Google brought it.
When we talked to some guests at the event and why they decided to come for it, some were enthusiastic about the whole google experience and had high hopes for the digital publishing in Nigeria, saying that, if the Information Technology giant like Google thought Nigeria worthy and grace it with such opportunity then maybe there is something they see and foreseen for the future of Nigerian digital enthusiasts in the country.
Nigeria, they do say is the largest market in Africa and this has drawn compass of international investors to look to Nigeria for any kind of marketable opportunity it holds, the evident is in the turnout at the Google Nigeria publisher masterclass as crowd spent hours outside the registration entrance before getting in to the hall.
But the real excitement was all inside the hall and the icing on the cake was when Vice President Osinbanjo graced the event on the last day to show a support to what google are doing for Nigeria Tech. Other media houses too were present to steal one or two experience from it all.
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