Digital Media In Nigeria’ll Hit $30bn By 2030 –NITDA – Punch Newspapers

Revealed 12 September 2021

The Director-Basic of the Nationwide Info Know-how Growth Company, Kashifu Abdullahi, has stated digital media in Nigeria is projected to achieve $30bn by 2030, boosting the digital financial system and the nation’s Gross Home Product.

Abdullahi stated this whereas internet hosting the Commandant of the Nigerian Military College of Public Relations and Info on the company’s company headquarters in Abuja on Thursday, in line with a press release by NITDA’s Head of Company Affairs and Exterior Relations, Hadiza Umar.

He described digital media as one of many key enablers of the digital financial system.

In keeping with him, a part of the company’s digital drive is the flagging off coaching programme for six,624 youths throughout 11 states of the nation on digital literacy, content material creation, productiveness instruments and digital advertising and marketing.

He stated, “Social media has democratised entry to everybody, which permits everybody to create contents. The world largest media Fb produces not a single content material, however we create the contents for them. We lack journalistic ethics in our operations.

“There's a want to make use of assets and instruments at our disposal to assist educate and empower individuals within the occupation on journalistic ethics to leverage on digital know-how device to do work higher, which is able to assist reduce down hate speech, pretend information and misinforming most of the people about sure points.”

In keeping with Abdullahi, digital media is without doubt one of the fastest-growing elements of digital financial system within the nation.

“It has lots of potential,

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