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United Nations (UN) has backed move for universal smartphone access plan that would improve global connectivity. UN through its arm in charge of global communications, the International Telecommunications Union ...
Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Prof Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, has applauded consistent growth in ICT contributions to the nation’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP), which hit 17.92 per cent in the last quarter of 2020, and in the first quarter of 2021, and continued on an impressive trajectory.
African leaders have been called upon to emulate Nigeria’s Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Prof. Isa Pantami. This call was made by the Secretary-General of the International Telecommunication Union
Hope rose yesterday for the about 2.9 billion people across the world that are currently without access to Internet connectivity, as governments and firms pledged over $18.5 billion to support global access.
The Office of the United Nations Secretary-General’s Envoy on Technology and the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) have announced a new set of UN targets for universal and meaningful digital connectivity to be achieved by 2030.
International Telecommunications Union (ITU) and Alliance for Affordable Internet (A4AI) have revealed that the COVID-19 pandemic caused a major spike in prices of broadband services
29 Dec 2021
The International Telecommunications Union (ITU) has stressed the need for the standardisation of the Fifth Generation (5G) network across the globe.
3 Dec 2021
Connecting Humanity, a study by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), has indicated the need for investments estimated at $428 billion worldwide to ensure that people across
17 Nov 2021
The International Telecommunications Union (ITU) has advocated broadband mapping in countries, especially member nations to hedge the impact of COVID-19.
10 Nov 2021
The United Nations’ arm saddled with global communications, the International Telecommunications Union (ITU), has hinged digital transformation across countries on skills’
27 Aug 2021
Investments in Fourth Generation (4G) in Nigeria and Africa dropped by seven per cent in 2020, the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) has said.
9 Jul 2021
Nigeria has ranked 47th on the global cybersecurity index (GCI) 2020. This is even as the global telecoms body ranked Mauritius, Tanzania and Ghana respectively, ahead of Nigeria, in countries in Africa, tackling cybercrimes headlong.