Federal government warns against damaging critical national infrastructure

Posted by - November 23, 2019

“The President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, has granted the prayers of the Minister of Communications Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, to properly position and empower the ministry to fulfil his digital economy objectives” Minister of Communications and Digital Economy Dr Isa Pantami has called on Nigerians, particularly states, to protect communication

Nigeria: FG urges stakeholders to support 2019-2023 national broadband plan

Posted by - February 8, 2019

In a bid to develop the Nigerian National Broadband Plan (NNBP) 2019–2023, the Federal Government has urged stakeholders in the Information Communication Technology (ICT) sector to support the Nigerian National Broadband Council with credible suggestions to ensure it success. Minister of Communications, Dr Adebayo Shittu stated this in a statement issued by his Special Assistant

Nigerian government urged to review national broadband plan

Posted by - January 15, 2019

Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta is the Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Office (EVC/CEO) of the Nigerian Communications Commission. The Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) and telecommunication operators have called on the government to review the National Broadband Plan, which expired in December 2018. The National Broadband Plan 2013-2018 had penetration targets for both fixed and