Business Facebook Sponsored CyberXchange Hackathon Competition Launched in Nigeria



The first ever CyberXchange Hackathon is set to launch in Nigeria, sponsored by internet giants Facebook.

The Hackathon is a competition in which teams of university students and young professionals with less than 2 years experience throughout Nigeria compete against each other. The event tests the skills of the brightest and best within programming, cyber security, information assurance, security engineer, and other IT fields within teams of 4 to 6 people.

The pre-qualifier registration closes August 30th. Notifications to those who are accepted will be sent out by end of day on September 24th. The final competition will hold on November 2nd-3rd 2016 at the Landmark event Center Lagos.

Qualifiers will be required to start brainstorming ideas & form a team of up to 4 people. Refreshments, fun diversions, prizes, and some expert guidance from Facebook’s team of experts will be provided.

Interested persons can visit to register.


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