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The startup that’s harder to get into than Harvard

Nigeria, USA. Johnson Ejezie was initially daunted by the prospect of moving to Lagos from his home town in Nigeria's south-east, due to the polio he contracted at a young age and related health problems. But what pulled the 26-year-old to Nigeria's bustling metropolis was stronger than his fears -- an invitation to take part in a bootcamp for Andela, a startup which pays young Nigerians to train as programmers and work for international companies. more