Dr. Isa Pantami
FEC silent over Pantami’s alleged link to Al-Qaeda, Taliban
Against the expectation of many Nigerians, Federal Executive Council (FEC), yesterday, failed to discuss the vociferous calls for the Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Pantami...
Weighing economic implications of SIM card blockage
COVID-19 has further revealed the importance of the information and communications technology (ICT) sector in Nigeria, and across the globe.
ATCON targets telecoms bank for infrastructure development
• Recommends redundant network infrastructure for service availability The next two years may see the emergence of a telecoms bank for infrastructure development in the sector, the new President, Association of Telecommunications Companies of Nigeria (ATCON), Ikechukwu Nnamani, has stated. Nnamani, in an interview with journalists, shortly after taking the mantle of leadership from the…
FG moves to protect strategic telecom infrastructure
The Federal Government yesterday asked the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and stakeholders in telecom industry for details of strategic communications infrastructure across the country.
UK wants Nigerian states to prioritise broadband development
United Kingdom, through its Prosperity Fund’s Digital Access Programme, has advised states in Nigeria to prioritise broadband development for economic growth.
Telecoms contributions to GDP hit 10.88% in Q1
Statistics from the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has shown that in the first quarter (Q1) of 2020, the telecoms sector contributed 10.88 per cent to the country’s Gross Domestic Products...
Minister seeks greater focus on ICT as sector contributes 14.07% to GDP
Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Pantami, has advocated greater focus on information and communications technology (ICT) as the sector’s contributions...
FG targets 95 per cent digital literacy skills in Nigeria by 2021
The Federal Government is going to facilitate and ensure the attainment of 95 per cent digital skills among Nigerians in the next two years.
‘Why 5G is critical to Nigeria’s development’
Amid concerns of Nigeria’s readiness for the Fifth Generation (5G) technology, stakeholders have stressed the need why the country cannot wait any longer to embrace the revolution.