New Horizons Nigeria, a franchise of New Horizons Worldwide, has emerged Microsoft 2012 Valued Partner, putting the organisation in the top five per cent of Microsoft’s ecosystem globally.
New Horizons Nigeria is one of the world’s largest independent IT Training organisation with offices in about 80 countries and six continents of the world.
The Microsoft competency differentiates organisations such as New Horizons in the business world and enables the organisation to capitalise on market opportunity with tailored benefits such as eligibility for a direct relationship with Microsoft, customer technical sales and advisory services, and prioritised exposure on the Microsoft customer marketplace.
The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of New Horizons, Nigeria, Mr Tim Akano, said this partnership was an added advantage to New Horizons, as it would increase the country’s opportunity to have more Microsoft Certified Professionals.
He described the company as a fast growing organisation with strong interest in the growth and development of the information technology and E-business aspect of Nigeria’s economy.
He said New Horizons would continually use its unparalleled knowledge gathered in its 30 years of operations in 80 Countries and six continents of the world to ensure the best IT and E-business trainings for Nigerians.
New Horizons Nigeria empowers about 50,000 Nigerians yearly in universities, schools, military, and corporate organisations.
“With our robust relationships with Microsoft, EC-Council, Oracle,Cisco, Certiport, CBP, Linux and SAP the future is bright for the Nigerian IT Professionals,” Akano said.