Tag: #ndes2019

Sprout Park CEO: We should explore ways to create effective government through digital tools

On the sidelines of Nigeria’s Digital Economy Summit, Founder and CEO of Sprout Park, Mikael Ahlström joins CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole to explore ways countries can create effective government through digital tools.

Iteam Solutions CEO, Christian Landgren weighs in on breaking free from digital legacies

In an interview with CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole, The Founder and CEO of Iteam Solutions, Christian Landgren weighed in on the debate around data sharing, privacy and innovation. While speaking on the sidelines of the Nigeria Digital Economy Summit, he discussed the need for countries to break free from digital legacies.

Nigeria cannot miss 4th Industrial Revolution, says Ogbonnaya Onu

At Nigeria’s Digital Economy Summit, the country’s Minister of Science and Technology, Ogbonnaya Onu, emphasised the need for Nigeria to work towards taking full advantage of benefits accompanying the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR).

ATCON President Olusola Teniola on building Nigeria’s digital economy

Olusola Teniola, President of the Association of Telecoms Companies of Nigeria (ATCON) joined CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole to discuss the need to build Nigeria’s digital economy at the Digital Economy Summit.

Bashiru on how NIDCOM provides positive engagement with Nigerian diaspora

There’s need for Nigeria to synergies all its resources particularly as a growing economy. That’s according to Ajibola Bashiru, Chairman of Nigeria’s Senate Committee on diaspora and NGOs. He discussed this and more with CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole on the sidelines of the 2019 Nigerian Diaspora Investment Summit.

Lessons on leveraging Nigeria’s digital economy for trade

On the sidelines of the maiden edition of Nigeria’s Digital Economy Summit, Niyi Adebayo, Nigeria’s Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment spoke to CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole on plans in place to leverage the country’s digital economy in to facilitate trade.

Alibaba’s Jack Ma speaks on empowering future African entrepreneurs

At the inaugural Nigeria Digital Economy Summit, Co-founder of Alibaba Group, Jack Ma, spoke on the direct relationship between African entrepreneurs and the continent’s economy. He joins CNBC Africa to highlight the benefits of empowering entrepreneurs to Africa.