NITDA set to enforce compliance on providers of public internet access
National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), has said that in line with its mandate of promoting and regulating Information Technology in Nigeria, is set to enforce compliance with the Public Internet Access....
How to guarantee credible polls, by NITDA
The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has said that the only way to guarantee hitch-free election is by automation of the entire electoral process across the country. It urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to collaborate with all relevant agencies of government to deliver free and fair elections. The Director-General of the agency,…
NITDA automates processes for MDAs’ IT projects clearance
The management of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) on Wednesday said that it has streamlined and fully automated its processes aimed at fast-tracking IT Projects Clearing House mandate. Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, Director General/CEO, National Information Technology Development Agency stated this in a statement released and addressed to Ministries, Departments and Agencies…
‘Nigeria projects N402b for acquisition of information technology
Nigeria has projected to spend N402 billion on acquisition of Information Technology (IT) goods and services by the year 2020.
FG commends Zinox commitment to local content adoption
Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, director general, Nigeria Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), has hailed Zinox as an indigenous technology giant with the human capital potential and technological prowess to grow the adoption of local content in Nigeria. Dr. Pantami, who paid a working visit to the headquarters of the company in Gbagada, Lagos expressed…
Mobile devices firm, AfriOne, plans expansion into African market
A Nigeria mobile devices and laptop manufacturing company, AfriOne, has said that it plans to start the exportation of its gadgets to other African countries.
NITDA to address challenges in technology ecosystem through NIIEV
National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) recently hosted the maiden edition of the ICT Innovation and Entrepreneurship stakeholders meeting aimed at collectively...
‘How virtual polling units may mar 2019 elections’
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) was warned yesterday that the credibility of its elections in 2019 may be threatened by electronic manipulation.
NITDA raises alarm over cybercrimes, begins sensitisation workshops
National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has decried the riding number of incidences where Nigerians have lost money and data through vulnerabilities arising from lack of knowledge on how to manage their online presence and personal details.