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ExxonMobil, JA Africa Launch $300,000 STEM Initiative for Students in Nigeria, Others

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By Adedapo Adesanya The ExxonMobil Foundation and JA Africa have launched the ExxonMobil STEM Africa initiative, a $300,000 programme to promote science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) for approximately 3,000 African students across Nigeria, Namibia, Angola and Mozambique. The ExxonMobil Foundation is the primary philanthropic arm of Exxon Mobil Corporation in the United States. The foundation engages in a range of philanthropic initiatives in areas where the company operates around the world, with a strategic focus on science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education. Through this programme, it will prepare middle and high school students for future careers in STEM