The Information and Communications Technology (ICT) industry in Nigeria is rising up to the occasion, as ICT increasingly becomes the foundation for digital economies and producing an intelligent world, Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd, has said.
In an age with rapid advancements in ICT innovation solutions, technologies such as 5G, AI, IoT, and cloud computing are becoming the new reality; Huawei said it is committed to helping enterprise organizations expand the boundaries of their businesses, to find routes to new growth; to explore innovative technological solutions and build new business opportunities.
Speaking at the 'Huawei Nigeria Eco-Connect 2019' in Lagos on Tuesday, the Chief Executive Officer, Huawei Enterprise Nigeria, Tank Li, expressed delight in the growth of ICT in Nigeria and unfolded Huawei's plans to deepen its investment in Nigeria.
Tank Li said: "Today, I feel really amazed. Three years ago we only had 20, or maximum 25, channel partners in this kind of event, but today, we have more than 500 channels registered. This shows the great confidence that we put in this country, Nigeria. It is still the biggest economic entity in the African continent."
Li said the company also aims at enhancing its relationship with its partners to further develop the Nigerian market. This will be achieved by creating an ecosystem around the partners.
"In our enterprise business, our core value is really to build an ecosystem with our partners together. In 2019, we will raise our connection with the partners ecosystem and we will call it 'Huawei Insight', that means we will enlarge our collaboration with all the partners."
Speaking on its determination and commitment to put more investments in Nigeria and in the ecosystem of its partners, Li said: "Our partners are the most important platform.
Huawei is willing and ready to share the profit with its local partners for a sustainable ecosystem, where all partners can grow together."