A Nigerian man has revealed how a recruiter told him they don’t employ people in Nigeria because of the internet speed provider.
Sharing the email he received from the company on Twitter, the man identified as @OluwaObi said he gave the company examples of Nigerians who are during well globally in tech but was shut down.
According to the email, the company said they don’t accept Nigerians because internet providers don’t have the speed that meets their technical requirements.
“Can’t believe a recruiter told me they don’t employ Nigerians cause of our internet speed.”
“Funny thing be say I think say them wan yarn say dem they fear fraudsters so I don start to dey preach to them about how Naija boys built flutterwave and Paystack and how stereotype dey harmful, na so this message just enter, ma gan I just weak.” The man wrote.
Loool imagine. pic.twitter.com/PQitZwIwwz
— Tobi (@0luwat0bi) March 26, 2021