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February 11, 2018

Twim Academy is now The Twim Art Institute

Yes! After four years of innovative training at Twim Academy, we have decided it is time for a new level! The Twim Art Institute is one of Nigeria’s leading schools of the arts. We offer courses in the media arts, creative arts and performing arts, and will soon begin issuing National Diplomas. With equipment and facilities […]

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January 30, 2016

Twim Academy Partners With National Directorate of Employment (NDE)

Twim Academy has now partnered with Nigeria’s National Directorate of Employment (NDE). The NDE, which is a Federal Government initiative, is the country’s  foremost agency for the creation of employment. Twim Academy’s partnership brings in much desired technical expertise especially in the stimulation of entrepreneurial initiatives and the use of low-barrier-to-entry skills to create self-employment. It […]

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January 30, 2016

Twim Academy Founder Emerges 2015 Ford Foundation Prize for Youth Employment Finalist

The Twim Academy founder, Mr Olumide Adeleye, was named the Regional Winner for the Ford Foundation Prize for Youth Employment (South-West Nigeria Region). He therefore became one of the 6 finalists for the overall prize. The Ford Foundation Prize for Youth Employment was a special category of The Future Awards for 2015. It was endowed […]

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June 23, 2015

Twim Academy Founder Becomes Y&Y Fellow

The Twim Academy Founder and CEO, Mr Olumide Adeleye, was recently selected as one of the 25 fellows for the second class of the Yunus and Youth Fellowship, a global fellowship supported by Nobel Peace Laureate Prof. Muhammad Yunus. “A Yunus&Youth Fellow is an exceptional, young social entrepreneur running a social business. They’re fearless and […]

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March 15, 2015

Twim Academy is a MasterCard Foundation / Ashoka Future Forward Winner!

Twim Academy was recently listed as one of the five winners of the MasterCard Foundation / Ashoka Changemakers Future Forward contest “Innovations for Youth Employment in Africa”. As such, the Twim Academy Director and CEO, Mr Olumide Adeleye was invited to participate at the Ashoka Globalizer Summit in South Africa. You can read the official […]

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March 15, 2015

The Twim Academy Story on Forbes.com!

The Twim Academy story recently got featured on Forbes.com! Titled “How to Launch a Company With $10”, the article narrates how Twim Academy founder, Olumide Adeleye began the business of impacting lives through training as a first year undergraduate with $10. You can read the story here

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