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Android Development Training

Youth Empowerment & ICT Foundation a non-governmental organization, sponsored by The Jim Ovia Foundation invited FansConnectOnline Limited to train 250 young Nigerians in Android Development in January 2012.

The workshop titled Developing Nigeria’s Next Generation of ICT Entrepreneurs would be taking place from Monday, January 30 – Friday, February 3, 2012 at The Civic Center, Victoria Island, Lagos.

FansConnectOnline Limited would be facilitating on
- Core Android OS elements including its History, Architecture, Stacks and How it compares to other platforms and web-based applications.
- The Android Development Environment (Core Elements: Setting Up the Environment, Tools and Emulator)
- Creating, compiling and running a basic application that says “Hello World”
- Persistence – Using Shared Preferences and SQLite Database
- Connecting with Web Services using XML and or JSON
- Using Adapters and Broadcast Receivers

We would also be sharing the Afrinolly success story.

If you are a developer, if you have a basic knowledge of the following programming languages Java, CSS, PHP, HTML and if you are a Nigerian youth who wants to be an IT entreprenuer this Practical Mobile Web/App training is where you need to be.

Afrinolly; Winner Android Developers Challenge, Sub-Saharan Africa

We’re pleased to announce the winners in the Android Developer Challenge, Sub-Saharan Africa. These winners were selected after two rounds of scoring by an official panel of judges. Please see our official page for more information about the challenge.

Details on Google Developers Blog

Afrinolly (African movies in your pocket) wins in the Entertainment Category.
Watch trailers of movies produced in the African movie markets, most especially Nollywood. Get to watch African music videos, comedy online and full length movies on your Android Smartphones.
Afrinolly also brings to you the latest news and gossip about movies, music and celebrities in Africa.
Go to to download the app.

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