The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA)received the Research, Technology and Innovation (RTI) Division of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Friday, at the National Centre for Artificial Intelligence and Robotics. The visit was to seek the support of NITDA on how to effectively drive the petroleum sector with digital...
The Federal Government has said it's developing a National Digital Innovation and Entrepreneurship Policy that would eradicate all forms of barriers that are militating against local innovations. Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Pantami stated this yesterday in Abuja, during a one day stakeholders' workshop on the review...
The federal government has commissioned the National Centre For Artificial Intelligence And Robotics in Nigeria. The official ceremony was performed by the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Pantami today in Abuja. Pantami said that the centre was expected to help Nigeria take advantage of emerging technologies, artificial intelligence...
As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility and effort at reducing the spread of COVID 19 pandemic, the Nigerian Defence Academy, NDA has donated some locally manufactured temperature checkers and hand sanitizer machines to the National Information Technology Development Agency, NITDA. The commandant of the Academy Major General, Jamilu Sarham,...
The Director General of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Mallam Kashifu Inuwa Abdullahi has said that building a productive public, private partnership is key to the journey to build a better Nigeria. The director general stated this while receiving the founder and CEO of Hotspot Network Limited, Engineer...
National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has mobilised stakeholders from across public and private sectors of the economy to brainstorm on the adoption strategy for the deployment of Blockchain Technology in Nigeria. The stakeholders engagement for the review of the National Blockchain Adoption Strategy Framework was held at the eGovernment...
The Director General of National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Mallam Kashifu Inuwa has said that NITDA is actively accelerating digital inclusion in Nigeria. This, he said is being done by taking advantage of the spread of existing infrastructure across the country, focusing on skills rather than degrees; and progressively...
...Saves N5bn from IT Clearance The Federal Government has certified 63,000 Nigerians digital Literates out of the over 66,000 that enrolled in its digital Literacy Programme. Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, who made the disclosure today in Abuja at the maiden edition of "Digital Nigeria...
The Federal Executive Council approved the Policy on Virtual Engagements for the Public Service at its meeting on the 14th of October, 2020. This followed the presentation of the draft policy by the Honourable Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami), and the Head of the...
The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami has disclosed that the effective implementation of the National Data Protection Regulation from 2019 to 2020 by the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has earned the country over N2 billion and created 2686 direct jobs. Dr. Pantami...