Adebayo Shittu, minister of Communications, has informed the general public that the federal government have put plans in place to ensure free access to internet in public places across Nigeria.
Mr Shittu revealed this while speaking at workshop on the role of the Public Internet Access for Economic Development in Abuja. Adebayo Shittu said;
The Federal Ministry of Communication will ensure the privacy of beneficiaries of the free internet services is protected.
He said for this to be a reality, more investments are needed because the government alone cannot handle the financial responsibilities involved.