New search trends released by Google showed that search interest in AI has reached an all time high in Nigeria.
The trends show that people have searched for AI more than ever in 2023 so far, with interest rising 310% since last year, and by 1,660% in the last five years.
Google’s research also revealed the top trending questions being asked about AI across Nigeria. Here, Google West Africa Director, Olumide Balogun answers some of the most frequently asked questions.
Nigerians are searching for answers on questions like:What is Artificial Intelligence and how does it work?When did AI start? Where is AI used? What can AI do and how can I use it?Is AI dangerous? Will AI take my job?