FG to promote digital innovation, entrepreneurship —Pantami




By Abbas Bamalli

The Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Prof. Isa Pantami, has said that the Federal Government will not relent in its efforts towards promoting digital innovation and entrepreneurship among Nigerian youths.

The minister gave the assurance on Tuesday while commissioning an Information Technology  (IT) Innovation Centre named after President Muhammadu Buhari in Katsina State.

He insisted that doing so would make the youths become job providers and contribute to the growth of the nation’s economy.

Pantami said the world economy had moved from being dominated by those in the oil and gas sector to those in Information and Communication Technology.

According to him, the ambition of the Federal Government is to have individuals and institutions that would attain greatness and wealth through IT.

“Nigeria needs to create a conducive environment and mentorship that would encourage talented youths in the IT sector. This informed the federal…

Source: News Agency of Nigeria