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Tag Archives: National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA)

AfriTECH2021 seeks urgent steps to drive inclusive digital economy

AfriTECH2021 seeks urgent steps to drive inclusive digital economy

LAGOS, OCTOBER 18, 2021: Stakeholders in the information and communication technology industry have stressed that accelerating innovation remains the best path to drive inclusive growth. The tech experts among who are C-Suite executives, founders, presidents of companies/organisations, presidents of industry associations, startups/entrepreneurs and government officials, etc., unanimously agreed on this …

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NITDA Commits to Pushing Digital SMEs with Start up Policy

NITDA Commits to Pushing Digital SMEs with Start up Policy

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has reiterated its commitment to support the development of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) through the development of the Nigerian Digital Innovation and Entrepreneurship Start up Policy (NDIESP). According to the agency, this is in line with the Nigerian Digital Economic Policy and …

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NITDA Sanctions Soko Loan N10 Million Fine for Privacy Invasion

NITDA Sanctions Soko Loan N10 Million Fine for Privacy Invasion

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has sanctioned an online lending platform, Soko Lending Company Limited (Soko Loans), for privacy invasion. This action was taken after receiving series of complaints against the company for unauthorized disclosures, failure to protect customers’ personal data and defamation of character as well as …

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DG NITDA Applauds NIS for Adopting Paperless Operation, EDMS

DG NITDA Applauds NIS for Adopting Paperless Operation, EDMS

The Director General, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Malam Kashifu Inuwa Abdullahi has applauded Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) for launching its Electronic Document Management System (EDMS) Platform, today, at the NIS Headquarters, Abuja. The EDMS launched by NIS is a key component of any digital transformation strategy and information …

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NITDA Launches Nigerian National Public Key Infrastructure

NITDA Launches Nigerian National Public Key Infrastructure

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has commenced operations of the National Public Key Infrastructure (NPKI). The commencement of the national PKI operations was unveiled by the Director General, Mallam Kashifu Inuwa Abdullahi, on Tuesday 29th June, 2021, in a Key Generation and Handover Ceremony for Root Certification Authority …

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