Kashifu Inuwa Abdullahi
Nigeria leads Egypt, Kenya, attracts $747m venture capital investments
The National Information and Technology Development Agency (NITDA), has listed Nigeria among the top three countries in Africa attracting largest volume of investments from venture capitalists for technology startups and hubs. The Director-General of NITDA, Kashifu Inuwa Abdullahi, in an interview, said interestingly, Nigeria occupied the first position with a total investment of $747…
‘Local OEMs’ improving, need supervision, patronage’
It may interest you to know that our supervising Ministry, Federal Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy, handles policy-related issues.
Nile University of Nigeria Webinar: DG NITDA advocates for a “Digital First” Strategy in COVID-19 recovery plan
On April 30, 2020, the Director-General of NITDA, Mr Kashifu Inuwa Abdullahi, delivered a presentation on the role of digital technology in limiting the damage caused by the COVID-19 pandemic in a webinar organized by Nile University of Nigeria. The webinar themed “Dealing with Coronavirus: Digital First Perspective,” was another in a series of virtual seminars held by the Nile University of Nigeria in its quest to ensure that its non-classroom educational activities (similar to its regular lectures) are not disrupted by COVID-19.
NITDA unfolds government digital plan
Nigeria’s information and technology regulator, the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), has unfolded plans for the digital transformation of the country.
NITDA urges e-commerce companies to leverage on digital economy policy
Mr.Kashifu Inuwa Abdullahi, director General, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), has tasked Nigeria’s leading e-Commerce companies to join hands with Federal Government in its strategic implementation of National Digital Economy Policy.He made the call while receiving Ms Juliet Anammah, chairperson of Jumia Group, in his office. The DG said it is time for the…
NITDA seeks capacity development for Nigerians for global competitiveness
Director-General of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Kashifu Inuwa Abdullahi, has stressed the need to build capacity of Nigerians to enable them meet the demands of global and competitive world.
How Nigeria can deepen internet access, by stakeholders
Stakeholders in the telecommunications sector have listed ways that can bridge Internet access gaps in Nigeria, and how the service can be more affordable. The Guardian checks showed that between 2000 and 2019, Internet penetration grew to 61.6 per cent in Nigeria, a country estimated to house about 200 million people. The Nigerian Communications Commission…