Monthly Archives: December 2016

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PANTAMI Advised Microsoft Nigeria On Spread Of ICT Interventions

By | December 11th, 2016|Categories: NITDA News|

The Director General, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami has called on Microsoft to diversify their services to areas that are critical to the development of the nation and are in line with the mandate of the Agency while highlighting on areas like capacity building, job creation, cybercrime and IT regulations [...]

UTHM Seeks Collaboration With Nitda On Scholarship Scheme

By | December 9th, 2016|Categories: NITDA News|

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) entered into a mutual agreement by signing a Letter of Intent on academic collaboration with Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia (UTHM) as a first step to an active partnership to conduct programmes for mutual benefit on academic collaboration for NITDA's scholarship scheme. The Director General NITDA,  Dr. Isa Ali [...]

ICT, key To Economic Recovery- Shittu

By | December 9th, 2016|Categories: NITDA News|

The Minister of communications, Barrister Adebayo Shittu has challenged the Information Communication Technology stakeholders to come up with useful proposal and advice for the government on how to leverage on ICT to come out the present economic recession as he said his ministry has resolved to give a level playing ground for ICT professionals to contribute [...]

Pantami Harps On It Regulations, Local Content

By | December 9th, 2016|Categories: NITDA News|

The Director General of the National Information Technology Development Agency, Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami) has informed the IT industry stakeholders of his intention to repositioning NITDA as a Knowledge driven Agency with focus on IT regulations and local contents development. Pantami disclosed this at this year’s West Africa Convergence Conference in Lagos, when he spoke [...]

Local Content Policy: Universal Software For Electronic Health Records Underway

By | December 9th, 2016|Categories: NITDA News|

The Director General of National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami) said that the use of universal software for electronic health records in health facilities and training schools in Nigeria is paramount because it helps to save time and cost. He made this assertion when the Chief Executive Officer of Health Records [...]

Deploy Outsourcing To Create Jobs – FG

By | December 8th, 2016|Categories: NITDA News|

The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Communications, Architect Sunday Echono said, the impact of ICT cuts across every sector of the economy, as Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) is a veritable tool that enhances job creation and plays a vital role in efficient service delivery. The Permanent Secretary stated this at the Nigeria International Outsourcing Conference tagged, Outsourcing: [...]