By Olasunkanmi Akoni
Lagos State Governor-elect, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has promised to deploy technology to run the state’s economy as a major driver of government activities when he assumes office.
Sanwo-Olu made the remarks, weekend, at the launch of the Microsoft’s $100m Africa Development Centre, ADC, in Lagos.
The governor-elect said he was passionate about how technology would help his team build a 21st Century economy and ensure an enabling environment for local and international partnerships.
He recalled how his campaign team jumped on the opportunity to provide free Wi Fi to identified locations in Lagos, including shopping malls and higher institutions, and how the free service has been well-utilised by the beneficiary communities.
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The governor-elect commended the Microsoft group for considering sitting of the centre in the state, which is technology…