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NITDA Set to Facilitate Compliance of MDAs with Executive Order on Support for Local Content in IT Procurement

The management of National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) would like to bring to the attention of Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) that the Agency has put measures in place to facilitate compliance with the Executive Order on Support for Local Content in IT Procurement. In [...]

By | May 26th, 2017|Categories: NITDA News|0 Comments

NITDA calls for Sustained Cybersecurity Awareness Campaign, as Nigeria largely spared from the Monumental WannaCry Attack

The management of National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) would like to bring to the attention of Nigerians that the recent WannaCry or WannaCript ransomware attack has been contained and Nigeria was largely spared from the attack due to the massive enlightenment campaign, awareness and proactive [...]

By | May 21st, 2017|Categories: NITDA News|0 Comments

The Pantami Agenda For Local Content Development: Capacity Building

BY UWA SULEIMAN The hype about developing indigenous content in Information Technology (IT) has gained momentum in the last few years, with brilliant suggestions from stakeholders. The blueprint is exceptional and is in fact proof, that there is immense potential within our shores. Experts have spent [...]

By | May 20th, 2017|Categories: NITDA News|0 Comments

NITDA Advises MDAs and Others On Ransomware Attacks

The management of National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) would like to bring to the attention of Nigerians on the recent cyber-attack that is affecting computers across the world – the ransomeware attack. This attack, known as “WannaCry” or “WannaCrypt”, spreads by itself between computers and [...]

By | May 15th, 2017|Categories: NITDA News|0 Comments

“ICT, Solution To Unemployment”- Gov. Abubakar, NITDA Assures ICT Support For Bauchi State

Bauchi State Governor, Barrister Muhammed Abubakar said that embracing Information and Communications Technology is the only way out of the present unemployment quagmire the nation is currently facing. He stated this when he led the Management of the Bauchi State Commission for Youths and Women Rehabilitation [...]

By | March 15th, 2017|Categories: NITDA News|0 Comments