NITDA

Fostering

the Development and Growth of

Information Technology

In Nigeria

Our Key Priorities:

Capacity Building

Regulation

Digital Job Creation

Government Digital Service Promotion

Local Content Development & Promotion

Cyber Security

Revenue Generation

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

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

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 and Development (BACYWORD) on a working visit to NITDA’s Headquarters, [...]

NITDA, Galaxy Backbone Collaborate To Deepen IT Penetration

By | February 24th, 2017|Categories: NITDA News|

Lack of synergy, collaborations and unhealthy rivalry among ICT parastatals under the Ministry of Communications in the past, have been identified as impediments to rapid penetration of ICT in the country. This view was shared by the Chief Executive Officers of the National Information Technology Development Agency, (NITDA) Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami and Galaxy Backbone, [...]

Local Content Development: NITDA, NOTAP Forge Alliances

By | February 23rd, 2017|Categories: NITDA News|

To boost the wide spread of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) in the country, the Director General and Management of the National Office for Technology Acquisition and Promotion (NOTAP), paid a courtesy visit to the Corporate headquarters of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) to seek mutual regulatory partnerships and consolidation of activities for the [...]

NITDA, AFRICTA In It Developmental Talks

By | February 23rd, 2017|Categories: NITDA News|

The Chairman of Africa Information and Communication Technology Alliance (AFRICTA), Dr. Jimson Olufuye led a powerful delegation to the headquarters of the National Information Technology Development Agency, (NITDA) to reaffirm its support for the development of IT and to discuss areas of possible collaboration towards that objective. He stated that AFRICTA was established in 2014 as [...]

Deployment Of IT Will Boost The Nation’s GDP: NITDA Boss

By | February 23rd, 2017|Categories: NITDA News|

To promote Digital marketing in the country, the Management of AKG Global Multiservice Company LTD has called on the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Corporate to seek collaboration in area of capacity building, translating into a knowledge-based economy. The call was made by the Managing Director, Mrs Aisha Kabir Gaya when she paid a courtesy [...]

NITDA Scholar Emerges Best Student In UK University

By | February 23rd, 2017|Categories: NITDA News|

A Nigerian scholar and beneficiary of the NITDEF Scholarship Scheme, Ibrahim Bala Yerima has emerged the best student at the Nottingham Trent University United Kingdom. This disclosure was made by the Senior International Officer; Africa International Development Office, Selma Toohey, when a delegation paid a working visit to the Agency to update the Director General on [...]

NITDA, ICPC Hold Sensitization Workshop

By | February 20th, 2017|Categories: NITDA News|

In its bid to reposition the Agency and better equip its staff with ethical standards, the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), through its Anti Corruption and Transparency Unit (ACTU), in conjunction with the Independent and Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC) recently organized a sensitization programme with the theme “Entrenching Ethics and Integrity in the Workplace”. The [...]

Youths Urged To Maximise Benefits of IT Intervention Programs

By | February 20th, 2017|Categories: NITDA News|

Nigerian youths have been urged to take advantage of the Digital Capacity Building Centers (DCBC), Digital Job Creation Centers (DJCC), and other Information Technology (IT) Intervention programs provided by NITDA to aid in bridging the digital divide and boost the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP). The call was made by the Director General of the Agency, [...]

National e-library Standards Underway

By | February 2nd, 2017|Categories: NITDA News|

The Director General of National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami restates his commitment towards promoting eLibrary in Nigeria. The DG made this known when the Registrar/CEO and Management staff of the Librarian Registration Council of Nigeria paid him a visit at the NITDA Headquarters to fast track the ongoing collaboration between [...]

NITDA To Champion Local Content Development: NITDA Boss

By | February 2nd, 2017|Categories: NITDA News|

The Director General of National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami reiterates his support for the development of local content technologies in Nigeria. Dr Pantami made this remark when the management of Computer Warehouse Group (CWG) paid a courtesy visit to the Agency's Corporate Headquarters in Abuja to solicit for NITDA's support [...]