Lagos, July 28: The business leaders across the world have identified Africa as an emerging market. The tech giant Google has also found African market relevant to Information and Technology. As Google is reaching across The World to teach digital skills, it has pledged to train 10 million people in Africa. The initial focus will be on Nigeria, Kenya, and South Africa. On Thursday Google CEO Sundar Pichal visited Nigeria for the first time.
“It is only logical that government is determined not only to create policies and incentives but also collaborate with global technology leaders like Google to ensure smart digital Nigeria initiative and to make technology more accessible and useful to drive more businesses and in turn, contribute to a richer and diversified economy,” Nigerian Minister of Communication, Adebayo Shittu said.