A Nigerian’s Guide to Starting a Career in Tech

How to get a great job in tech without leaving Nigeria

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Do I have to know how to code?

Other non-engineering roles

Beyond the Nigerian market

Earning foreign exchange and spending it in Nigeria does good for Nigeria.

What about coding?

Studying the very basics can sometimes feel confusing because it’s difficult to see how what you’re learning applies in the real world. But keep at it. It’ll become clear.

How to learn

The internet is your greatest resource

Don’t I have to pay for books, tutorials, and courses?

You need a computer for coding and design

Getting help

Other tips

I make stuff, mostly things that work on computers. CEO at BuyCoins (https://buycoins.africa).

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