AFRICT Empowerment Initiative is a not-for-profit NGO founded in 2010 and registered in Nigeria as a company limited by guarantee (RC. 863811). We are an independent, private, non-governmental, not-for-profit making organization. Our organization is currently one of the few, if not the only NGO in Nigeria engaged in pursuing the use of science, technology, engineering and ICT to empower people for the betterment of humanity; with considerable emphasis on ICT empowerment and actualization of the MDGs.
Africa today is at a crossroad - the crossroad of a better future; the crossroad of political, economic and social stability; the crossroad of growth and change. To achieve the aspirations of a great Nation, you need partners and established principles that will guide the Nation towards its future. AFRICT Empowerment Initiative is that reliable partner that will continue its unwavering support for the growth of Africa and the betterment of humanity. Our organization has emerged to empower Africa through science, technology, engineering and ICT, as a growling engine of change.
We call on you to join hands with us to build the bridge to an empowered Africa capable of facing the challenges of the 21st century. Join us today as we together strive to achieve a greater Africa, for "you can do things we can't do, we can do things you can't do, but together we can achieve great things." In the words of Nikola Tesla, “science is but a perversion of itself unless it has as its ultimate goal the betterment of humanity”. Science seeks to tell us why things happen; technology tells us how they happen; while engineering actually makes them happen. AFRICT Empowerment Initiative has emerged to use science, technology, engineering and ICT to build the bridge to an empowered Africa; come join us!