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3 Aug
Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami, has said that Ogun State will emerge Nigeria’s Silicon Valley in the near future.
3 Aug
The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Prof. Isa Pantami, has decried the non-utilisation of the National Identification Number (NIN) database in the country by security institutions...
1 Aug
Nigeria's minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Prof Isa Pantami, has rejected the planned implementation of the five percent excise duty on the telecommunications sector by the Federal Government. Speaking in Lagos today, at the ongoing forum organised by the Nigeria Office for Developing the indigenous Telecom Sector (NODITS), an agency domiciled in the Nigeria…
28 Jul
The Federal Government is optimistic that the recently released Code of Practice will transform and improve the online space in the country.
27 Jun
The Federal Government is set to collaborate with the Nigeria Software Testing Qualification Board (NGSTQB) in democratising software testing, which will see licensed professionals providing the services in the country.
13 Jun
The Federal Government says it is targeting 70 per cent of broadband penetration and not more than N390 per gigabyte by 2025. The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Prof. Isa Pantami, said this while delivering a keynote address at a conference and exhibition of Association of Telecommunications Companies of Nigeria (ATCON), in Abuja on…
8 Jun
ICT journalist and chronicler, Aaron Ukodie, is set to unveil a comprehensive book on the technology industry. The unveiling of the book, scheduled to hold on July 7, in Lagos, comes with a seminal discussion...
25 May
The Federal Government in partnership with the Korean government will train over 200, 000 civil servants on the eGovernment initiative within the next five years to fast track
20 Apr
Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami, has said Nigeria had put a halt to the importation of Subscriber Identification Module (SIM) cards
31 Mar
The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has issued 77.1 million unique National Identification Numbers (NIN) in the country.
22 Mar
The ADC is the premier engineering centre for Microsoft. The centre was created by Microsoft to serve as a base for African industry leaders to create local solutions with global scalability...
17 Mar
Key stakeholders in the Nigerian telecoms sector and beyond are set to brainstorm to actualise implementation of the National Policy on the Fifth-Generation (5G) technology in Nigeria to spur socio-economic gains.


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