The Digital Bridge Institute (DBI) on Friday, 11th August 2023 was among the recipients of the Africa Innovative Award at DigiVation Future Summit 2023 held in Lagos.

President, DBI during the event

According to the organizer of the summit, DigiVation Global Network with Dr. Bayero Agabi as the President, DBI was honored with the award for Digital Excellence in ICT Capacity Development in recognition of her efforts in the area of digital skills and ICT knowledge as a crucial tool for development in the country to position it as one of the leading digital economies in the continent.

DBI has contributed to the digital ecosystem by sustaining the mission and vision of creating enabling knowledge-driven environment through capacity and skills development to use digital technology to access services, engage with each other to foster partnership, and create

economic opportunities through empowerment.

The President/CEO, of DBI, Prof. Mohammed Ajiya was Executive Speaker at the summit with the theme: Enabling Today’s Enterprise, Building Tomorrow’s Economy.

Prof. Ajiya therefore received the award as DBI’s projects, programs and initiatives are worthy of commendation which has positioned the country to be globally competitive, this, in turn, has contributed to the exponential growth and innovation in the Technology space and business ecosystem in Nigeria.

DigiVation Future Summit is a conference that brings together African thought leaders in academia, technology, media content creators, ICT, MDAs policymakers, and the political class to discuss how Africa can benefit and engage the unfolding future.

The President was accompanied by the Head, of Lagos Campus Mr. Tsoho Yakawada, and Mr. Isreal Baiye of Corporate Services, IT.