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Prof. Isa Pantami

22 Oct
Experts in digital economy and economists have lauded the Startup Act 2022, saying it would further unlock inherent economic potential of Nigerians, especially youths.
20 Oct
The Federal Government has directed mobile network operators (MNOs) to reverse the 10 per cent hike in tariffs, especially on data services, which they implemented recently.
30 Aug
Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Prof. Isa Pantami, has said that Nigeria’s march towards attaining 95 per cent digital literacy in 2030, as contained in the National Digital Economy Policy and Strategy (2020-2030), looks more promising now than ever.
12 Aug
The Federal Government has inaugurated a Presidential Steering Committee to review Integrated Payroll and Personal Information System(IPPIS), the Treasury Single Account(TSA) and Government Integrated Financial Management System( GIFMIS) over irregularities.
11 Jun
President Muhammadu Buhari has inaugurated the Presidential Council on Digital Economy and E-Government, promising that his administration will continue to take advantage of digital technologies to transform every sector of the economy.
28 Mar
The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Prof. Isa Pantami, has urged the board of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), to protect telecom consumers in the country.
24 Feb
The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Prof. Isa Pantami, has challenged startups and innovators in the country’s ecosystem to take ownership of existing policies to further consolidate and enhance the success of the ecosystem.
9 Feb
The Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy said it is currently waiting for the National Assembly (NASS) to pass the Startup Bill currently with them.
MTN Group
2 Feb
Telecommunications firm, MTN has said that the Series 1 offer for sale of 575 million shares offered to Nigerian investors was oversubscribed, necessitating the activation of approved 15 per cent over-subscription...
31 Oct 2021
The Federal Government has revealed that a significant part of the populace is yet to be registered into the National Identity Database (NIDB), which may be due to some challenges, and as such, necessitating an extension of the National Identification Number...
15 Sep 2021
Following approval of the National Policy on 5G technology deployment in Nigeria by the Federal Executive Council (FEC), Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Prof. Isa Pantami, has urged the Nigerian Communications Commission...


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