Leading global telecommunications company Bharti Airtel has announced a partnership with the largest e-learning provider in Africa, The Learning Resources Management Group, to provide an extensive e-learning programme for Airtel employees across 17 African countries.
The company said in a statement obtained by PANA here Wednesday that the implementation of the programme signals a new dawn of staff development, reinforcing the company’s commitment to nurture and develop local talent and groom its employees for leadership positions within the company.
“Our people are our main source of competitive advantage,” explains David Ssegawa, Chief Human Resources Officer at Airtel Africa. “We are committed in investing and providing our employees with opportunities to learn and grow within the organisation.”
Ssegawa added: ”This latest initiative is in line with our commitment to nurture local talent and develop the capabilities of the workforce. We firmly believe that this initiative will bring in benefits of ‘flexibility and convenience’ which will allow the employees to have access to their chosen courses anytime, anywhere.”