A report by the President of the Institute of Software Practitioners of Nigeria (ISPON), Olorogun James O. Emadoye (MBA,FCA,FNCS), on the occasion of the 56th Independence Celebration of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
The Institute of Software practitioners of Nigeria (ISPON) congratulates Nigerians on the eve of Nigeria’s 56th Independence celebration. In 1960, Nigeria’s population was 45.21m, now we are about 200million people, which is about a 400% increase over a period of 56 years. How can we govern and manage 200m Nigeria? How can Software play a critical role as harbinger of economic and technological development?