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Mubarak Tiamiyu is a Software Engineer and Public Speaker who works with the National Youth Service Corps in Abuja. He is project officer for Crestcare Empowerment Foundation, where he volunteers to empower Nigerian youths with Information and Communication Technology (ICT) and employability skills. Mubarak is the curator of TEDxIsaleGeneral, a local event that brings people to start conversations around Ideas Worth Spreading. He recently launched Project METRICS (Modern Electronic & Technology Revolution in Civil Service), which is a series of online & classroom training modules designed to equip Nigerian civil servants with basic ICT skills and tools in order to bridge the digital gap and improve productivity. Mubarak believes that if people know better, they can do better. He plans to roll out Project METRICS to all public offices in Nigeria and other African countries to empower the public workforce using ICT.