The Federal Government has restated its commitment to providing the enabling environment for foreign companies willing to invest in the country’s growing Digital Economy Sector.
The Nigerian Minister of Communications and Digital Economy
stated this when he received in audience, the Belgium Ambassador to Nigeria, His Excellency, Ambassador Daniel Bertrand on a working visit in Abuja.
The Belgian Ambassador was at the Communications and Digital Economy Complex to explore possible areas of collaboration in the Digital Economy Sector of Nigeria.
Dr. Patanmi affirmed that “Nigeria will be willing to grant tax holiday and pioneer status to foreign tech companies willing to domesticate in the country”.
He noted that, Nigeria is blessed with a youthful, tech-savvy population. Adding that “Nigeria has the largest economy in term of GDP and population in Africa.
He adds that it is also both a geographical and an economic gateway to sub-Saharan Africa.