UK School Hires a 10-year-old Nigerian Girl as Coding Instructor

Emmanuella Mayaki, a 10-year-old Nigerian girl has gone viral after she was recently hired by a school in United Kingdom to be a coding instructor.

Emmanuella was selected by the school management for the job because of her extraordinary skill and knowledge in coding. She received the job at the Southfield Primary School in Coventry, England, as the after school coding club teacher and will be responsible for teaching other kids her age about the basics of coding  including HTML and CSS.

According to Emmanuella, her passion for technology started at age 7 and by age 9, she had already obtained a diploma with a specialty in multiple software programs including Advanced PowerPoint, Desktop Publishing, and Advanced Excel. She also have an Academy App on Google Play store for coding and graphics.