Nigerian govt ties up with Nokia to boost ICT penetration

Tuesday 1 May 2012 | 14:03 CET | News
Nigeria's ICT ministry has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Nokia in order to stimulate the growth of ICT in the country. There are four prongs to the MoU. First, the government and Nokia will collaborate in the area of mobile-enabled corporate social investment initiatives and low-cost services that will benefit students, the government and consumers. Second, they will tie up to support the local application developer ecosystem and industry. Third, the partnership will provide regulatory and policy support to maximise the positive impact of mobile technologies in the country.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Nokia
Countries: Nigeria
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