ICT university of Nigeria, yet another stillbirth?
On July 15, 2016, during a visit to Galaxy Backbone Plc in Abuja, Minister of Communications, Alhaji Adebayo Shittu, opened up on his ministry’s plan to float a specialised Information and Communications Technology (ICT) university in the country.
Tension as Olubadan gives minister chieftaincy title
There was heavy presence of security agents, yesterday, as the Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji, installed the Minister of Communications, Mr. Adebayo Shittu as the Agbaakin Fiwajoye of Ibadan land at his Popoyemoja Palace, Ibadan.
Shittu puts ICT sector investment at $60bn
Barrister Abdur-Raheem Adebayo Shittu, Minister of Communications, has said that over $60 billion US dollars have been invested in the ICT sector since the year 2001 when digital mobile services were launched because the global attention returned to Nigeria as the country with the highest potential for investment.
Communications Ministry seeks EU’s support for 2017-2020 ICT roadmap
The Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, yesterday commended the European Union (EU) for supporting the enthronement of a digital economy in Nigeria and Africa.
Nigeria renews search for broadband investors at global summit
Nigeria, whose delegation is led by the Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, through the ‘Nigeria Day’, an investment session which comes up tomorrow at the Nigerian Pavilion, will unveil the benefit of investing in the country to...
I’ll succeed Ajimobi as governor of Oyo State in 2019 – Shittu
Mr Adebayo Shittu, the Minister of Communications, has expressed confidence that he would succeed Gov. Abiola Ajimobi as governor of Oyo State in 2019.
FG targets $86m revenue from space satellite
Mr. Adebayo Shittu, Minister of Communications, said that the Federal Government has repositioned the Nigerian Communications Satellite Limited (NIGCOMSAT) for global competitiveness to enable it generate an annual revenue of $86 million into government coffers.
Cyber attacks soar in 2017 as ransomware hits 48%
Nigeria’s Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, while calling for strategic efforts to curb the menace in the country, said Nigeria loses on a yearly basis N127 billion.
Shittu says NIGCOMSAT will be competitive via commercialisation
Mr Adebayo Shittu, the Minister of Communications says Nigerian Communications Satellite Ltd. (NIGCOMSAT) will be a competitive commercial service provider via commercialisation.