As the Digital Revolution continues to rapidly sweep the globe, Nigerian youths must ensure they are early adopters of latest technology to drive the nation’s economy, Media Aide to the Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Kola Daniel has stated.
He made this remark, representing the Minister for Youth and Sports Development, Hon. Sunday Dare at the launch of BleanQ, a contactless technology system in Abuja.
He stated that digital technology has eased life and the way the world operates, as he charged Nigerian youths to ensure early diffusion of innovation, which holds a huge chain of value to the nation’s economy.
“Contactless technology, Near Field Technology e-commerce e-transactions have changed how the world operates and this comes with huge economic benefits. Youths in Nigeria must embrace this new way of life. This is the future and the future is here”, he remarked.
Delivering the Minister’s address at the event, he encouraged the youth to imbibe good virtues, as well as model their digital knowledge around the paths of I.T giants in the world, of which Zkyte Technologies are exemplifying.
“The Ministry of Youth and Sports led by my principal, Hon. Sunday Dare has initiated programmes aimed at equipping the youth with digital skills because he acknowledges the need to build digital knowledge and bridge the digital divide amongst youth”, he added.
The contactless technology system promotes eliminating physical distances and building an online presence that merges business profiles, centralizes transferable data and ease information transfer and access.