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NCS, NITDA square up over IT registration in Nigeria

The Nigeria Computer Society (NCS) and National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) are squaring up over registration and licensing of IT contractors in Nigeria. The turf war has started between NCS, which prides itself as the apex body of computer professionals in Nigeria while NITDA says that by law, it is the IT industry oversight agency in the […]

Minister’s complaint ‘sparked call masking crackdown’

Buhari expected to open eNigeria 2017 tech conference

President Mohammadu Buhari is scheduled to open the eNigeria Information Technology Conference billed to kick off Tuesday in Abuja, the nation’s capital. eNigeria Conference, Exhibition and Award holds at the International Conference Centre, Abuja from 7th to 9th of November, 2017, organisers announced. Mr Abubakar Malami, Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, […]

Minister’s complaint ‘sparked call masking crackdown’

Nigeria: ‘Regulators to blame’ for failed ICT projects

Information and communication technology (ICT) sector regulators have been blamed for failed technology investments by several states in Nigeria. Mr. Silas Vem, Deputy Chief of Staff in Plateau State said that these State governments are not getting value for their investment in ICT because they are being neglected by regulatory bodies responsible for ICT development. […]

Minister’s complaint ‘sparked call masking crackdown’

New NITDA sheriff to wrest IT watchdog from contractors

he new sheriff at National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) plans to transform the government agency from contract-awarding to become key driver of information technology (IT) for Nigeria Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, the new Director General, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) says he is working to ensure that the Nigerian IT regulator delivers […]

Minister’s complaint ‘sparked call masking crackdown’