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Digital Economy: NITDA, NLRC to partner on lottery, gaming
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Digital Economy: NITDA, NLRC to partner on lottery, gaming

The advancement in Information and Communication Technology which cuts across all sphere of human activities has compelled the National Information Technology Development Agency, (NITDA) and the National Lottery Regulatory Commission, (NLRC) to partner on how to advance the regulatory functions of the Commission in order to increase revenue accruable to the government from the lottery...

NITDA, NOA to review MOU to accommodate Digital Economy
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NITDA, NOA to review MOU to accommodate Digital Economy

The National Information Technology Development Agency, (NITDA) and National Orientation Agency, (NOA) have agreed to advance the frontiers of the clauses in the previous Memorandum of Understanding, (MoU) that exists between the two agencies. This according to the Director-General of the two Agencies, the emerging nature of Information Communication Technology, (ICT) and the government’s resolve...

Pantami inaugurates NITDA board governing Council
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Pantami inaugurates NITDA board governing Council

The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, FNCS, FBCS, FIIM, has charged the newly reconstituted National Information Technology Development Agency’s Governing Board members to equip themselves with the roles expected of them as contained in provisions of the Administrative Guideline of the Federal Government of Nigeria in order to avoid...

Awareness about Data Privacy Key to Growth and Development – NITDA
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Awareness about Data Privacy Key to Growth and Development – NITDA

The Honorable Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami FNCS, FBCS, FIIM,  issued the Nigeria Data Protection Regulation (NDPR) 2019 as a response to the global call for privacy regulation and inconsistent with the FG initiative to make Nigeria a globally competitive business environment. “The Federal Government under the leadership of...

NITDA establishes ICT skills centre in Jigawa
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NITDA establishes ICT skills centre in Jigawa

In line with Federal Government Agenda to diversify nation’s economy, the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has established a Community IT Centre in Hadejia Local Government of Jigawa State. The project, which was commissioned by the Honourable Minister, Federal Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami), FNCS, FBCS, FIIM, on...

NITDA holds a National Data Privacy Awareness week
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NITDA holds a National Data Privacy Awareness week

It may be recalled that the Federal Government last year issued the Nigeria Data Protection Regulation (NDPR) to govern the processing of sensitive personal data in Nigeria. It is however observed that many Nigerians are unaware of the far-reaching implications of this innovative regulation. Data Protection law is at the heart of a digital economy....

NITDA resumes overseas scholarship for postgraduate students
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NITDA resumes overseas scholarship for postgraduate students

Some Lucky Nigerian postgraduate students sponsored by the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) will be leaving the shores of Nigeria later today to resume their studies in various Information Technology and related fields in Turkey. The Director-General of NITDA, Mallam Kashifu Inuwa Abdullahi, CIIE, while addressing the 16 Master’s Degree and one Ph.D. candidates...

NITDA Trained and Equipped 100 women from North Central Geo-Political Zone on ICT in Lafia, Nasarawa State
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NITDA Trained and Equipped 100 women from North Central Geo-Political Zone on ICT in Lafia, Nasarawa State

In line with the blueprint on Digital Economy, and in furtherance to bridging the gender imbalance in ICT in Nigeria, the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has embarked on the fourth set of Capacity Building Training program for Women in North Central Geopolitical Zone at Lafia, Nasarawa State. The training, which ran from 12th...

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The attention of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has been drawn to a vacancy advertisement circulating the internet and social media platforms concerning NITDA Recruitment 2020 and Job Vacancy at NITDA. This is to notify the general public that NITDA has not advertised any vacancies in any medium and has not contracted any...