For the Nigerian Content Guidelines to translate to value for the country, the provisions and requirements of the guidelines need to be closely adhered to and executed.
The responsibility for compliance must sit with an agency with the authority to execute and administer the Nigerian content guidelines. The National Information Technology Development Agency of Nigeria’s (NITDA) will serve this purpose
The Governance Framework for the implementation of the Guidelines for Nigerian Content Development in Information and Communications Technology (ICT) is intended to serve as NITDA’s guiding principles on Local Content Development governance
All the identified stakeholders in the guideline document must be held responsible and made to comply with all their duties. For this to happen, compliance and enforcement are key and it is essential for an appropriate governance and compliance framework to be instituted for this purpose
Nigerian OEMS share of Hardware Market - 10%
Growth in Software Demand - 12%
Adult Owned Mobile Phones - 64.7%
Data Connected Phones - 12.7%