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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: [...]

ICT Innovation Has Made Diversification Compelling -FG

By | November 25th, 2016|Categories: NITDA News|

The Vice President of Nigeria, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo said that the innovations being recorded in the Information and Communication Technology, (ICT) sector in all human endeavour has left us to no other choice than to diversify from the monolithic economy being run by petroleum. Prof. Osinbajo stated this in Abuja at the ongoing e-Nigeria annual conference [...]

Expression Of Interest/Invitation To Tender

By | November 24th, 2016|Categories: NITDA News|

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) intends to undertake the execution of some of its projects and Zonal Intervention Projects for the 2016 financial year.........Read More ITEM 1: CONSULTANCY  SERVICES NATIONAL SCAN ICT SURVEY: NITDEF/RFP/NSIS/RP01/2016 NITDA COLLEGE OF SCHOLARS: NITDEF/RFP/NCS/RP02/2016 STRATEGIC_ICT4D_PLAN: NITDEF/RFP/NSICT4D/RP03/2016 NITDA TRAINING OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES: NITDEF/RFP/PWD/RP04/2016 INTRODUCTION TO INTERNET OF THINGS (IOT) [...]

Nigeria Loses $3billon Annually On Importation Of ICT Product

By | November 23rd, 2016|Categories: NITDA News|

The Director General of National Information Technology Development Agency, (NITDA), Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami has said it is regrettable for Nigeria to be losing the whooping some of $2.8 billion annually from the importation of ICT goods and service to the country.. He made this disclosure in today in Abuja while delivering his welcome address [...]

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eNigeria 2016 Opening Ceremony

By | November 23rd, 2016|Categories: NITDA News|

The Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, GCON has stated that Nigeria is set for greater achievement in Technology. He made this statement at the opening ceremony of the eNigeria 2016 with the theme: Leveraging ICT Innovation for Economic Diversification; at International Conference Centre, Abuja. Prof Osinbajo disclosed that the Federal [...]

eNigeria 2016 Welcome Address Director-General/CEO NITDA

By | November 23rd, 2016|Categories: NITDA News|

His Excellency, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, GCON, Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria Chair of House Committee of ICT and Cybercrime Hon Muhammad Onowa Abdur-Raheem Adebayo Shittu, Honourable Minister of Communications Sonny Echono, fnia, Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Communications IT Stakeholders Members of the Press, Ladies and Gentlemen All other protocols duly observed. [...]

NBA Reaffirms Its Collaboration With NITDA To Craft Standards On ICT.

By | November 18th, 2016|Categories: NITDA News|

The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) in its affirmation towards the swift growth and wide spread of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) paid a visit to the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) headquarter in Abuja. The Chairman Section on Business Law Committee, Kachi Okezie Esq. in his statement congratulated Dr. Ali Isa Ibrahim Pantami on his [...]

CISCO Systems Visit NITDA

By | November 17th, 2016|Categories: NITDA News|

Cisco Systems is imperative towards the rapid growth and development of ICT in Nigeria, Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, Director General of National Information Technology Development Agency has said. Pantami stated this during a courtesy visit by the management of Cisco Systems Limited. He also expressed the Agency’s interest in Cisco Systems operations and requested for [...]

CSEAN Courtesy Visit To NITDA

By | November 17th, 2016|Categories: NITDA News|

The Director General of National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Dr. Isa Ali (Pantami) has reaffirmed the Agency’s resolve to prioritise the issue of Cyber Security in the country. The DG disclosed this in a meeting with Cyber Security Experts Association of Nigeria (CSEAN) when the association paid him a courtesy call. Dr. Pantami maintained that [...]