Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu through the Lagos State Science, Research and Innovation Council (LASRIC) has disbursed N100 million to innovators, this magazine can report. This is in line with the Smart City agenda of making Lagos a 21st century economy.
In the international arena, the buzzword ‘mobility’ conjures images of high-tech mass-rapid-transit systems in international cities, linked with entrepreneurial, tech-driven start-ups such as e-hailing companies, micro solutions like e-scooters and share bike programmes linking efficient, high speed rail and air solutions modernized to meet our contemporary transport needs.
In a bid to hasten the implementation of the National e-Government Masterplan and inculcate the use of Information Technology in carrying out government activities, the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) on Wednesday commenced a two day virtual strategic capacity building workshop for Ministries, Departments and Agencies of the Federal Public Institutions (FPI).
The National Information Technology Development Agency, (NITDA) through Office for ICT Innovation and Entrepreneurship and Stakeholders in the Start Up ecosystem are jointly working on creating a policy document for Digital Innovation and Entrepreneurship.