The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) said it would invest in Information and Communication Technology in order to grow and develop Nigeria’s economy.
The apex bank expressed optimism that with the availability of coronavirus vaccines coupled with the current stimulus embedded in the system, the nation’s economy is set to bounce back..
The CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele, stated these at the CBN Special Day at the 32nd Enugu International Trade Fair, in Enugu on Friday.
He said the ICT sector emerged as an important source of resilience in mitigating the impact of COVID-19 on the economy by contributing over 17.8 per cent to the Gross Domestic Products growth in 2020.
Emefiele who was representeddisclosed that