Following the April launch of the Lagos centre, the iDEA Hub looks set to welcome techies in Southeastern Nigeria to its space at the Tinapa Knowledge City in Calabar. But as far as launch festivities go at the popular ranch resort, this won’t be no picnic. First on the agenda is a 48-hour hackathon, towards some very vague sounding ends, from what I can see in the OTEKBITS report.

iDEA Hub Set To Launch Tinapa Center With 42-Hour HackathonOn the second of August, 2013, iDEA, a Nigerian innovation centre, will be launching its hub at the Tinapa Knowledge City, Cross River State. Before the launch, there would be a 42-hour app-building hackathon. The purpose of the Hackathon is to give developers, designers, and entrepreneurs the chance to create applications that showcase the vibrancy…

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