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NITDA Cautions MDAs Against Executing IT Projects without the Agency’s Clearance

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), is once again bringing to the attention of Federal Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) as well as other government establishments the need to seek clearance from the Agency before embarking on any Information Technology (IT) project. This is in line with Section 6 of the NITDA Act, 2007 as well as Service-wide Circular [...]

By | September 12th, 2017|Categories: NITDA News|0 Comments

NITDA Meets with Indigenous Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) towards the Implementation of the Executive Order on Support for Local Content in IT Procurement

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), as part of its mandate and in furtherance of the implementation of the Executive Order no 003 “Support for Local Content in Procurement by Ministries, Departments and Agencies of Federal Government of Nigeria” recently issued by the Federal Government,, hosted a stakeholder meeting with indigenous Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) certified to operate in [...]

By | August 28th, 2017|Categories: NITDA News|0 Comments

NITDA to Coordinate the Implementation of the National Public Key Infrastructure Program for Nigeria

The Management of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) would like to bring to the attention of all sector based regulatory agencies, Ministries, Departments and Agencies as well as the general public, that, in fulfilment of our mandate, we are taking steps to harmonise Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) related projects in Nigeria. This is in line with one of [...]

By | August 16th, 2017|Categories: NITDA News|0 Comments

NITDA Emerges Outstanding Government Agency of the Year

By Uwa Suleiman The Titans of Technology awards is an annual event organized by Technology Africa, to celebrate and recognise organisations, institutions and individuals at the forefront of ICT adoption and usage in Nigeria. The 12th edition of the ceremony which held at the Oriental Hotel Lagos, on Friday, August 11th, saw NITDA clinching the Outstanding Government Agency of the [...]

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

NITDA Named Co-chair of Open Government Partnership Forum

By Uwa Suleiman A high powered delegation of the Open Government Partnership (OGP) led by the Co-Chair, Technology and Innovation OGP Nigeria, Honourable Ejike Njeze, recently paid a courtesy call on the Director General National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami (FBCS) at the Agency’s Corporate Headquaters in Abuja. The meeting had two objectives; submission of [...]

By | August 5th, 2017|Categories: NITDA News|0 Comments

NITDA Warns IT Service Providers Against Poor Service Delivery Standards

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has been receiving complaints from Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDA), other government establishments, the organised private sector and individual consumers of IT goods and services on the poor quality of services being rendered byInternet Service Providers (ISPs), Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs), Electronic Commerce platforms, Software vendors, IT enabled service providers such asFinancial Technology [...]

By | July 3rd, 2017|Categories: NITDA News|0 Comments