The Nigerian Universities Games Association (NUGA) and GAMR Tech Solutions Limited have formed a strategic relationship with the goal of transforming the video game and electronic sports (esports) industries within Nigerian institutions. Nigeria
The signing of the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) marks the start of a creative partnership aimed at developing esports talent, hosting the yearly Varsity Games, a premier varsity competition, and creating educational initiatives in education relating to esports across the country’s universities.
With the establishment of cutting-edge Game Labs in our universities, we’re paving the way for the next generation of African gaming industry professionals. From game development and design to media, production, and project management, we’re cultivating a holistic ecosystem that will elevate our national talent to global stages. This alliance is more than just a partnership; it’s a commitment to nurturing the leaders and innovators who will drive the future of the gaming industry in Africa.Damilola Pedro, Head Of Partnership GAMR Tech Solutions
GAMR will act as NUGA’s exclusive partner, managing and carrying out eSports operations and offering technological consulting in a move that might significantly impact the future of digital sports in Nigeria. The use of NUGA’s vast university network to advance eSports projects is another example of this mutually beneficial partnership. NUGA GAMR Esports Nigeria
We’re not just investing in games; we’re investing in our students’ futures. Through collaborative efforts in education and training initiatives, we’re setting the stage for Nigeria to become a formidable force in the global gaming scene.Chidiebere, National Secretary NUGA
The parties involved are of the opinion that this collaboration will not only foster expansion in the gaming sector in Nigeria but also considerably boost student exposure abroad and educational development via scholarships.
Students at all Nigerian universities are urged to be on the lookout for the imminent release of more specific details regarding this innovative relationship. The upcoming projects are expected to bring in a fresh surge of enthusiasm and creativity to the gaming world.
“Through this unique partnership, we are not only positioned to deliver unparalleled eSports experiences but also to tap into the immense potential of our youth during our annual varsity games and beyond,” stated Damilola Pedro. NUGA GAMR Esports Nigeria
GAMR is the top provider of gaming infrastructure in Africa, utilizing technology to improve the gaming experience for gamers, hosts, and developers. They provide opportunities for prize-winning through competitive play in tournaments. By offering BracketPro, they simplify the hosting and administration of gaming competitions, fostering the expansion and vitality of the gaming community in Africa.