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Samson Goddy

Open Collective
Board Member
Port Harcourt, Nigeria
Samson Goddy software developer from Nigeria. A member at Sugar Labs. Started using Linux at the age of nine from the One Laptop Per Child xo laptops. He started playing with Python because of the influence of Sugar Desktop. In 2018, he founded Open Source Community Africa(OSCA) to drive the movement of open source within Africa. Working with the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), UNWomen coding and robotics and African Union to train African Girls on Technology primarily focused on programming. He is primarily advocating for open source and he is a member of the open source initiative and very passionate about education.