By: Our Correspondent
MAIDUGURI, North-East, Nigeria – Borno Governor, Professor Babagana Zulum, has said the State will become the first to domesticate the president’s policy on communication and digital economy in the country.
He stated this on Sunday when he recieved the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Pantami at the Government House in Maiduguri.
Zulum also said, his administration has digital literacy and skills acquisition as one of its top priority agenda, hence, he created the Ministry of Science,Technology and Innovation.
Earlier, Dr Pantami commended Governor Zulum for the laudable and people-oriented programmes he has been executing in Borno state.
The Minster explained that his visit is to donate 100 laptops to the Borno State Government in its resolve to encourage digital literacy in Nigeria.
He added that the donations is in compliance with President Buhari’s policy on communication and digital economy.