FG restates commitment to economic diversification drive

The Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, has said that the Federal Government will continue to formulate policies that will promote the diversification of the nation’s economic base in order to ensure inclusive growth. Shittu made this remarks at the opening ceremony at the 15th International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Resolution 609 Consultation meeting and Radio Navigation […]

FG to licence more broadband providers to boost digital economy

The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Thursday announced plans by the Federal Government to issue new licences to private broadband providers as a strategic move to deepen broadband penetration in the country. Osinbajo, who made the disclosure during the inauguration of the Google for Nigeria in Lagos, said that the move would improve the […]

FG targets $88bn from digital economy in three years

The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr. Okechukwu Enelamah, has said that the President Buhari-led administration is committed to creating an enabling environment for the nation’s economy to tap into digital economy opportunities. According to him, government is projecting that if explored optimally, the digital economy has the potential of generating additional $88 billion […]