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Nollywood calls for bundled broadband, local content

Principal players in the nation’s entertainment space, Nollywood, have intensified calls for government to make bundled broadband internet service widely available in its quest to diversify the economy and boost the emergence of local digital content.

Nollywood stakeholders task NCC for dedicated broadband

Principal players in the nation’s entertainment space, Nollywood, have intensified calls for the government to make bundled broadband internet service widely available in its quest to diversify the economy and boost the emergence of local digital content.
Fourth Right- Dr Isa Pantami, the D-G of NITDA and officials of the agency at the Public Presentation of IT Guidelines in Abuja

NITDA unveils IT guidelines, calls for strict compliance

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) on Friday unveiled five Information Technology (IT) Guidelines and regulatory frameworks to ensure ease of doing business in the sector.
Director-General, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Dr. Isah Pantami

NITDA takes measures to curb corruption among MDAs in IT procurement

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) said it has streamlined the process of procurement of Information Technology (IT) input and execution of projects as it is now fully automated.
President Muhammadu Buhari has lauded Nigerians for curbing excessive taste for foreign products, which has positioned the country for food self-sufficiency, and resulted into savings of over $21 billion.

2019: Muhammadu Buhari preaches peace in Gombe

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday, reiterated his appeal to all Nigerians to continue to live in peace to enable the nation witness giant strides in all fields of human endeavour.

Cryptocurrency: Federal government raises concern over terrorist financing, money laundering

The Federal Government has raised serious concern over the gradual penetration of the country’s currency market by cryptocurrency, saying the development could facilitate possible terrorist financing and money laundering.
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Google restates commitment to digitally connect Nigerians

Google, a Search Engine company, on Thursday, commended the efforts of Federal Government through the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) on effective regulations to promote e-governance in the country.

eNigeria: Federal government urged to enact laws to tackle cyber-crimes

Dr Aamo Iorliam, a startup entrepreneur and Managing Director of Aamorise Information Technologies Limited, has urged the Federal Government to enact laws that will tackle cyber-crimes.
President Buhari addresses national convention in Abuja

Muhammadu Buhari: Federal government saves N24 billion monthly through TSA

President Muhammadu Buhari has disclosed that the federal government is saving a total of N24.7 billion monthly as a result of the implementation of the Treasury Single Account (TSA) and the elimination of ghost workers from the country’s civil service.

NITDA: eNigeria 2018 confab will accelerate access to digital products

As Nigeria strives to increase its digital presence in the global economy, the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) says the 2018 eNigeria conference will accelerate access to digital products.

NITDA pitches tech entrepreneurs to global investors

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) is pitching Nigerian technology entrepreneurs to global investors aimed at building a solid financial bases for their startups to become global companies in the future.
Director-General, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Dr. Isah Pantami

Isah Pantami: How NITDA saved N13 billion from MDAs’ IT projects clearance

Director-general, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Dr. Isah Pantami, said the agency has saved over N13 billion for the federal government through its information technology project clearance for ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs).
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NITDA: Cyber security remains critical to 2019 general elections

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) says cyber security is critical to the 2019 general elections.

GITEX: NITDA receives 407 start-up applications for sponsorship

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has received 407 start-up applications for sponsorship to the annual Gulf Information Technology Exhibition (GITEX) schedule for October.
The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Friday attended the funeral service of late Pastor Oluwayemisi Adeloye of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG).

VP Osinbajo reiterates federal government commitment to youth empowerment

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo says the Federal Government is committed to empower youths through entrepreneurship and technology.

Governor Masari eyes e-governance for Katsina

Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State says his government was committed to the development of the Information and Communication Technology sector with the ultimate desire to adopt e-governance in the administration of the state.
Charles Uwadia

Charles Uwadia: Reviewed enabling CPN, NITDA Acts coming soon

The President and Chairman in Council of the Computer Professionals Registration Council of Nigeria, CPN, Prof. Charles Uwadia, has said that the reviewed enabling Acts for the CPN and the National Information Technology Development Agency, NITDA, would soon be out.

House of Representatives to investigate MDAs expenditure on IT

The House of Representatives on Thursday mandated its Committee on Public Accounts and its Finance counterpart to investigate Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) expenditure on Information Technology (IT).

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