22-year-old student scores huge opportunity to work with tech giant Microsoft

22-year-old student scores huge opportunity to work with tech giant Microsoft

- A Durban University of Technology student's dreams are coming true as he is set to leave for the United States as soon as lockdown is lifted

- Gomolemo Mohapi recently scored an opportunity to work with tech giant Microsoft

- Mohapi said it has always been his dream to work for the corporation and he has actively worked towards achieving this dream

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Working hard and networking have yielded positive results for one Durban University of Technology student.

Gomolemo Mohapi has scored big as he now has the opportunity to joi'sn Microsoft team in Seattle, Washington. The 22-year old is currently completing his advanced diploma in IT at DUT.

Mohapi was recently hired as a programme manager for Microsoft. Speaking about getting this opportunity of a lifetime, Mohapi said he feels blessed as he never thought that his first job would be with such a huge company.

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Mohapi said he started working remotely with Microsoft last week and is looking forward to later joining his team based at the Microsoft headquarters in Seattle, Washington as soon as lockdown flight restrictions are lifted.

Durban University of Technology student Gomolemo Mohapi has scored the opportunity to work with renowned company Microsoft. Image: Facebook Gomolemo Mohapi

Durban University of Technology student Gomolemo Mohapi has scored the opportunity to work with renowned company Microsoft. Image: Facebook / Gomolemo Mohapi
Source: Facebook

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Mohapi said:

"I am very happy to be working with Microsoft. It has always been a dream of mine but I didn’t think it will happen so soon. My family is very happy as they know how important this is to me."

He revealed that his relationship with Microsoft started in 2016 after they offered him a chance to be a Microsoft Student Partner (MSP), which was a voluntary position.

Mohapi grabbed the opportunity with both hands and never looked back.

Meanwhile, YEN.com.gh reported that a Nigerian lady identified as Juliana Murphy has done something extremely remarkable by thriving in a field dominated by men.

The young lady who is an excellent mechanic that repairs cars in Lagos state decided to stand apart to breaking the barrier for other women in the field usually dominated by men.

YEN.com.gh came across Murphy’s remarkable story after she inspired young Nollywood actor Seun Ajayi who shared her story on social media.

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