NCC trains journalists on emerging telecoms, ICT trends

NCC trains journalists on emerging telecoms, ICT trends

As Danbatta pledges friendly environment for ICT growth _________________________ The Nigerian Communications Commission has trained members of the Nigerian Information Technology Reporters Association of Nigeria (NITRA) to acquaint them with latest trends in telecoms and information and communication technology (ICT). In his opening remarks at the event, Umar Danbatta, the executive vice chairman of the commission, stress that NCC has the tradition of ensuring that its stakeholders and partners from the media are well equipped with the knowledge and required skill-set to do their jobs effectively and efficiently. At the…

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NCC in strategic deals to hasten telecoms infrastructure deployment

NCC in strategic deals to hasten telecoms infrastructure deployment

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) is strategically working with stakeholders to accelerate deployment of telecommunications infrastructure in Nigeria. This was made known by Umar Danbatta, the executive vice chairman of the commission while speaking on the topic: “Multi-Stakeholder Approach to National Recovery Post-Pandemic” at the 2020 National Information Technology Reporters Association (NITRA) Virtual Innovative Tech Webinar. According to the NCC boss, “achieving rapid connectivity means that we must engage with stakeholders to facilitate infrastructure deployment in the sector. “To this end, the Commission has intensified its engagement, collectively with Nigerian…

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NCC, Digital Encode support NITRA innovative tech forum

The nation’s telecommunications regulator, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and Cybersecurity and Compliance advisory company, Digital Encode have indicated interest to partner with the Nigeria Information Technology Reporters Association (NITRA), the national umbrella body of ICT reporters, as it organizes a forum that will x-ray the industry’s future plans for ICT growth post pandemic era. The event, slated to hold on October 15, 2020, will seek to discuss the needs for a fortified ICT sector after the COVID-19 era, and the level of preparedness of ICT stakeholders to embrace the…

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Danbatta’s first term yields notable achievements, says NITRA

Danbatta, NCC, NITRA, Pantami,

As association congratulates Danbatta over reappointment The Nigeria Information Technology Reporters Association (NITRA) has congratulated Umar Garba Danbatta, the Executive Vice Chairman EVC/CEO of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) on his reappointment for second tenure. The body also testified that quantum leaps were recorded in the telecommunications sector of the economy during the first term of Danbatta in office as the NCC boss. President Muhammadu Buhari, last week confirmed a second five-year tenure for the EVC through the recommendation of Isa Pantami , the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy.…

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