Nigeria gets Artificial Intelligence, Robotics Centre
Dr Isa Pantami, Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, on Friday in Abuja, inaugurated the National Centre for Artificial Intelligence and Robotics.
Government earned N362.3b from telecoms spectrum fees in five years, says NCC
The Federal Government earned about ₦362.3 billion from the telecoms sector in the last five years, according to the Executive Vice Chairman of Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Danbatta. Specifically, this revenue came from spectrum fees and operating surplus from the sector. Danbatta said this yesterday in Abuja at the maiden National dialogue on…
FG okays N654m for hybrid spectrum against illegal frequencies in S’East
The Federal Government, yesterday, approved N653.8m to procure and deploy hybrid spectrum monitoring system to tame activities of illegal broadcast frequencies in the South East.
FG approves N654m to deploy hybrid spectrum against illegal frequencies in South East
The Federal Government has approved N653,886,584 to procure and deploy hybrid spectrum monitoring system to tame the activities of illegal broadcast frequencies operating in the South East. This came following the Federal Executive Council’s (FEC) approval of a memo which sought to strengthen the security and territorial integrity of Nigeria through adequate monitoring of the…
Minister seeks support, claims digital transformation critical to Nigeria
The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Pantami, has solicited the support of the private sector in actualizing Nigeria’s digital agenda.
FG launches digital Nigeria portal, mobile app
The Federal Government has launched a Digital Nigeria Portal and Mobile Application in furtherance of the Digital Nigeria Programme, which was kick-started by President Muhammadu Buhari
FG declares Sept. 16 as National Identity Day
The Federal Government has declared Sept. 16 as National Identity Day and has supported the enrolment of Nigerians for Digital Identity (ID) across the country.
We processed 1,500 COVID-19-related calls during lockdown, says NCC
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has said it received and processed over 1,500 COVID-19-related calls through its Emergency Communications Centres (ECCs) at the peak of the pandemic in the country.
Pantami projects 21 per cent digital economy by 2021
The Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami, has projected that Nigeria’s economy would go 21 per cent digital by 2021, as digitalisation is becoming the most adopted economy globally. According to him, the advent of the COVID-19 pandemic brought to light the importance of the digital economy in the growth of any…