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NIGERIA: FG Committed to Bridging Digital Divide, Says Communications Minister

Minister of Communication Technology, Mrs. Omobola Johnson, Thursday said the Federal Government was committed to bridging the digital divide in Nigeria, with a view to further strengthening the country's transformation and global competitiveness.
She made the remark Thursday, at a workshop on sustainability of Community Research Centres (CRC) in Nigeria organised by the Universal Service Provision Fund (USPF) held at Giginya Hotel, Sokoto.
The Minister, who is also the Chairman of the USPF, said the Board had been working on a number of initiatives that would reduce the digital divide within the country and ensure that no Nigerian was excluded from the benefits of information and communication technology, irrespective of location, gender or income levels.

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