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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. […]

National Identity | Nigeria crosses 21 million enrolment mark

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 […]

National Identity | Nigeria crosses 21 million enrolment mark

Again, ‘Nigeria’ suspended from the Internet

[sociallocker]Nigeria, the official information portal of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and key online information gateway for the country has been suspended on the Internet. Technology Times can authoritatively confirm that following the website suspension the information gateway of the Nigerian government on the Internet, has barred access of cyber visitors to information about the […]

National Identity | Nigeria crosses 21 million enrolment mark

Analysis: Nigeria Cybercrimes Act 2015: What are the issues?

TOYIN OGUNSEINDE, Nigeria technology industry analystattended the Technology Times Outlook Review of Nigeria Cybercrimes Act 2015, and recaps the salient issues across stakeholders at the technology thought leadership series.    What exactly constitute a cybercrime? Who manages the “alternate taxation” running into millions of naira aggregated by the Cybercrime Security Fund established under the Nigeria […]

National Identity | Nigeria crosses 21 million enrolment mark

NITDA: How RLG closed Nigeria equipment manufacture deal

Mr. Peter Jack, the Managing Director of National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), has explained why RLG Communications Limited, was issued operating license by the Nigerian IT agency for the manufacture computers and other ICT devices in the country. “After the site inspection, the company’s products were subjected to rigorous tests. The tests were carried […]

National Identity | Nigeria crosses 21 million enrolment mark