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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.

U.K court grants Nigeria leave to appeal in $9.6bn P&ID judgement

A U.K court today granted the Federal Government of Nigeria a leave to appeal against the award and enforcement of the $9.6 billion judgement awarded to Process and Industrial Developments (P&ID) to seize N9.6 billion worth of Foreign Nigerian assets. To discuss this story and for a focus on Nigeria’s equities market, Johnson Chukwu, CEO of Cowry Assets joins CNBC Africa for more.

First Bank showcases opportunities in Nigeria’s agric value chain

CEO of First Bank of Nigeria (FBN) and Subsidiaries, Adesola Adeduntan says the objective of the Bank’s Agric Expo is to support the goal of the Federal Government of Nigeria to make Agriculture a mainstream in the country. To discuss this, he joins CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole for more.

Is Nigeria ready for 5G?

The Nigerian government has invested a lot in the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) space in the past four years and it is working towards a revolution in the broadband space as in the case with mobile phone 20 years ago. This is according to Lanre Osibona, Senior Special Adviser on ICT to the Federal Government of Nigeria. He joins CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole for more.