MICROSOFT INVESTS N20M IN LAGOS DIGITAL VILLAGE

Computing

Microsoft will invest an estimated sum of N20 million in partnering the recently commissioned Lagos Digital Village (LDV). The LDV, is the second of its kind in the country partnered by Microsoft, after the Owerri Digital Village (WDV).

The centre, is to offer Information and Communications Technologies (ICTs) services to the citizenry, and has cyber cafe, computer literacy training unit, virtual library facilities and video conferencing. Speaking to newsmen at the commissioning of the centre located at Lagos Mainland Library, Ebute-Meta, Yaba, country manager Microsoft Nigeria, Mr. Gerald Ilukwe, said his firm's contribution financially amounts to an estimated N20 million.

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