The Africa Development Center (ADC) represents Microsoft's first-ever developent centers in Africa. With locations in both Nairobi, Kenya and Lagos, Nigeria, the ADC is a premier center of Engineering for Microsoft.


By leveraging the diversity of the region we are building world class talent who create innovative solutions for global impact. We believe that this investment will better enable us to fulfill our mission of empowering every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more.

We foster creativity and innovation. Microsoft provides opportunities to empower you to create things that help others change the world. Comes as you are, doing what you love.

What We Do

Our engineers are fueling Artifical Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning innovation across numerous domains in healthcare, agriculture, finance and human-centric automation that affect our lives. The Africa Development Center will help empower all our partners in the different countries across the continent to build innovative solutions on the Microsoft platform.