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NIMC suspends Identity Card Printing, says your ID number is your Identity

Isaiah Onwuanumba National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has announced Tuesday that it has suspended printing of National Identity Cards citing budget and economic reasons. Director General of NIMC, Engr Aliyu A. Azeez said this at the ongoing 27th National Conference at International Conference Centre, University of Ibadan, Oyo State. According to him, for those who have registered and have not ...

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Govt To Strengthen Development With 2017 – 2030 ICT Roadmap – Minister Shittu

*Our large population and high number of productive youth across the nation is a strategic resource and asset   Isaiah Onwuanumba Minister of Communication, Dr Adebayo Shittu has said Government under the leadership of President Muhammadu Buhari is determined to sustain technology development by implementation of 2017 – 2030 ICT Roadmap. Shittu was speaking within the week at a conference ...

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Adhere To Nigerian Content Development Plan To Qualifying for IT Procurements, NITDA Tells Companies

NITDA says Companies must adhere to the criteria in Nigerian Content Development Program in ICT to Qualifying for IT Procurements in the Implementation of the 2018 Budget as it enforces Nigerian Content Development Plan IT NEWS NIGERIA: National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has announed that it is vigorously implementing and enforcing the Nigerian Content Development Plan in ICT as ...

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Indo -Africa ICT Expo 2018: Nigeria, India Partner For ICT Growth

IT NEWS NIGERIA: Nigerian Minister of Communication, Dr. Shittu Adebayo on Tuesday said that the Nigerian Government, in collaboration with the India Government was set to forge closer relationship in order to accelerate Information Communication and Technology (ICT) growth in the country as well as boost the two countries’ economies. The minister made this known during the Indo -Africa ICT ...

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Why FG Begins ICT Training For Disable

Government says it will ensure digital inclusion through the specialized ICT training for Persons Living with disabilities   Isaiah Onwuanumba: Federal Government, through the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), announced that it has commenced a specialized ICT Training for Persons Living With Disabilities (PLWDs). The statement signed today by NITDA Director General, Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami added that ...

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NITDA Begins Nationwide Cybersecurity Awareness Workshops

IT NEWS NIGERIA:   National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has announced that it has kick-started this year’s nationwide cybersecurity awareness workshops, according to a statement weekend.     The release signed by Director General of NITDA, Mr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami,  added that the sensitization events are part of the Agency’s continuous efforts aimed at equipping citizens with foundational ...

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NITDA Begins Computer Literacy Training For Women In Jigawa

IT NEWS NIGERIA:   National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA ) has announced that it has begun a month-long computer literacy training program for women in Jigawa State.   Speaking at the event, Director General, NITDA, Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami urged the participants to take full advantage of the opportunity to acquire the requisite skills needed to empower themselves ...

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NITDA Says Training 100 Women In ICT Underway

NITDA announced that it has trained trains 100 Women in ICT to Support President Muhammadu Buhari’s Economic Recovery and Growth Plan   IT NEWS NIGERIA:   A statement signed today by Mr. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, Director General,  NITDA, said the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), has started its first set of Women in ICT training. This training is ...

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NIMC Decries Newspaper Report, Says Card Issuance Not Suspended

…refutes Leadership newspaper story …says Nigerians can transfer Card to current state of residence for pickup …NIN, not the Card is a requirement for identity based transactions   IT NEWS NIGERIA:   National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) read with deep surprise and disappointment the report published in the Sunday, April 1, 2018 edition of Leadership newspaper, titled “”28.5m Nigerians Agonise ...

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Gov. Obaseki Visits NCC, Seeks Collaboration To Boost ICT In Edo State

IT NEWS NIGERISA:   His Excellency, The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki visits the Nigerian Communications Commission where he was received by Sunday Dare, Executive Commissioner Stakeholder Management NCC and some Management staff of the Commission.   Governor Obaseki expressed appreciation for the warm reception accorded him and, stated that his visit is to familiarize and seek collaborative partnership with ...

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