Tag: NITDA

Digital Economy: FG Inaugurates 6 Projects Across Nation

Henry Solomon- July 23, 2020

The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami, has inaugurated six completed projects across the country under the digital economy sector. The inauguration, ... Read More

COVID-19: NITDA Cautious Against Fake Websites Pledging FG’s Lockdown Funds

Henry Solomon- June 16, 2020

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has warned Nigerians using the cyber space to beware of fake websites leveraging COVID-19 pandemic to defraud unsuspecting ... Read More

COVID-19: NITDA boss tasks ICT experts on post-pandemic innovations

Abdul Jimoh- May 13, 2020

Mr Kashifu Inuwa, the Director-General, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), has called on ICT experts in Africa to prepare for post-Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic innovations ... Read More

President Buhari Approves New Appointment in NCC, NITDA, NIPOST and Glaxy Backbone

Tanimu- December 23, 2019

Desirous of fast-tracking the targets and mandate of the Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy, President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the following new appointments in ... Read More

Truecaller to Comply With the Protection of 7m Nigerian Users – NITDA

Henry Solomon- October 9, 2019

Mr Kashifu Inuwa, the Director General of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) says Truecaller will harmonise its operations to suit the Nigerian Data ... Read More

NITDA Launches Unity Board to Teach Emerging Technology Skills

Henry Solomon- October 9, 2019

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) on Monday launched its indigenous ‘Unity Board’, a technology hardware platform for teaching emerging technologies. The agency launched ... Read More

President Buhari Replaces Heads of Federal Government Agencies

Tanimu- August 20, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved replacements for heads of Federal Government agencies that were recently appointed as ministers. Sen. Basheer Garba Mohammed has been appointed ... Read More

Start-Up Friday: NITDA Set to empower South East Youths on ICT Skills

Henry Solomon- April 17, 2019

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) on Wednesday says the agency is set to empower youths within Enugu and the South East region with ... Read More

ICT Local Content Development Stimulates Economic Recovery – NITRA

Henry Solomon- August 23, 2018

The Nigerian Information Technology Reporters Association (NITRA) says local content development in the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) sector will serve as a stimulant for ... Read More

NITDA Gives out Domain Names for Free to Attain Digital Economy

Tanimu- May 24, 2018

NITDA, an Agency of the Federal Government, created in the year 2001 with the mandate of developing and regulating ICT in Nigeria is registering domain ... Read More

NITDA Says Whole e-Government Can Block Governance Wastage and Excesses

Henry Solomon- May 23, 2018

National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), has said that the adoption of Whole-of-Government (WoG) e-government policy can reduce wastages and block excesses in governance. The ... Read More

President Muhammadu Buhari Economic Recovery and Growth Plan: NITDA Trains 100 Women

Henry Solomon- April 5, 2018

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), with the mandate of developing and regulating Information Technology (IT) in Nigeria, has started its first set of ... Read More

NITDA Upgrades CBN’s Systems, Clears ICT Security

Tanimu- March 23, 2018

Hadiza Umar, Abuja: The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has recently cleared a number of ICT Security and Systems Infrastructure Upgrade projects of the ... Read More

NITDA, Facebook to Checkmate Hate Speeches

Tanimu- February 23, 2018

A team from Facebook, led by its Head of Public Policy Africa, Ebele Okobi today paid a courtesy visit to the National Information Technology Development ... Read More

NITDA Alerts Nigerians on European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation Implementation and Enforcement

Tanimu- February 19, 2018

Isa Pantami, Abuja: The management of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) would like to bring to the attention of Nigerian businesses, especially those ... Read More

NITDA Reorganizes Indigenous Manufacturers Registration and Certification

Tanimu- January 19, 2018

The management of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) would like to bring to the attention of all Information Technology (IT) Indigenous Original Equipment ... Read More

NITDA Clears Upgrade of EFCC/NFIU’s ICT Security and Systems Infrastructure

Henry Solomon- November 27, 2017

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has recently cleared the ICT Security and Systems Infrastructure Upgrade project of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission ... Read More

Communication Minister Adebayo Shittu on Emerging Opportunities

Tanimu- October 24, 2017

Edino Justice, Abuja: The ongoing reforms in the ministry of communication is to position the ministry to become the highest revenue contributor to the country’s ... Read More

Dr. Pantami, NITDA Woo Investors at GITEX

Tanimu- October 11, 2017

Citing reference to HopStop, an online city transit App owned by a Nigerian- born entrepreneur, acquired by Apple for a whopping $1billion, the Director General ... Read More