The Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has received a delegation from US-based technology giant, Microsoft Corporation, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Osinbajo’s spokesman, Laolu Akande, in a statement, said the delegation was led by Phil Spencer, Executive Vice President of Gaming at Microsoft.
Spencer discussed about the firm’s plan to set up African Development Centres in two locations on the continent, Nigeria and Kenya.
He said that the African Development Centre would be the 7th Global Development Centre for Microsoft across the world.
Osinbajo told the delegation that the Federal Government was exploring all possibilities and opportunities to ensure that broadband connection was available to Nigerians.
He said that President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration
also planned to use technology to reduce some of the deficits in the
healthcare and educational systems.