Tag: digital technology

Osibona: Nigeria looks to collaborate with Sweden to advance digital technology

The Senior Special Adviser on Information and Communications Technology (ICT) to the Federal Government of Nigeria says Nigeria is looking to collaborate with Sweden especially in digital technology. On the sidelines of the ‘Leading Through Change’ platform organised by the Swedish Institute, Lanre Osibona discussed the details with CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole.

Kennedy Kanyi of AzaHub on how youth should be empowered through digital education

Digital technology is redefining our world and reality in many ways. The younger generations should be at the fore front exploring new approaches and using technology to unleash the full power of innovation in the years ahead – to answer the question are young people ready for the future of work and what should be done to empower them, Kennedy Kanyi, Founder AzaHub Coding Centers joins CNBC Africa.

How can South Africa harness technology in a way that helps fix its problems?

The South African government has shifted its focus and resources to the 4IR. And it’s been prioritised over more mundane, but essential, policy interventions aimed at ensuring the more equitable inclusion of the populace into a modern, digital economy.

Nigeria urged to embrace digital technologies

The CEO of Access Bank, Herbert Wigwe says Nigeria is at a sweet spot for a fundamental change as far as digital technology and payments are concerned. He made this remark on the side-lines of the Africa FinTech Foundry while speaking to CNBC Africa’s Wole Famurewa on the need to take advantage of available technology to build Nigeria’s economy.