The governor of Lagos State Mr Babajide Sanwo-olu has promised the determination of his administration to continuously support, promote and implement efforts that ensure that the state stays ahead of others not only in Nigeria but also in Africa.
Mr. Sanwo-olu made the promise during last week’s launch of a “Data Centre” in the state.
He said Lagos has become a leading destination for technology companies in Africa as he described the newly launched Data Centre as N offshoot of “one of the most successful companies out of Nigeria.
Governor Sanwo-olu and his deputy were among dignitaries at the occasion.
According to him, “I launched the new MDXi Data Center . MDXi is an offshoot of one of the most successful companies out of Nigeria, Mainone
“This launch has again put Lagos on a global market map. Our state has become the leading destination for technology companies on the African continent
“In addition to being the largest sub-national economy in Africa, we are home to Paystack, Flutterwave, Interswitch, and many other globally recognized Start-ups. We are also a leading global city in e-commerce and retail technology according to the Global Startup Ecosystem Index.
“Lagos is the commercial nerve centre of the country and we will continue to create an enabling environment for businesses to flourish.
“We are ensuring that our policies are designed to support investment and create unending opportunities for entrepreneurs and investors”.