The USPF will support, in line with its mandate local entrepreneurs to develop local applications and content for the internet. The aim is to improve adoption of ICT in everyday activities and bridge the digital divide. The local applications and/or content would be socially and culturally relevant to the communities.
In addition, projects that will support local content hosting platforms will also be implemented.
Local Content Deployment
The USPF shall facilitate the deployment of local content and applications/solutions which promote the use of ICTs in rural, un-served and underserved areas of the country. USPF’s strategy shall be to partner with relevant stakeholders for the deployment of application /solutions in Nigerian Education curriculum, which provide relevant information/solutions to Secondary Schools under the SKC programme in line with the Ministry of Education.