Nigeria clinches WATRA Chairman, Executive Secretary positions

WATRA Chairman

L-R: Elhadj Mamman Laminou, outgoing Executive Secretary (ES), West Africa Telecommunications Regulators Asembly (WATRA); Aliu Yusuf Aboki, new ES, WATRA and Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, Executive Vice Chairman, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), after the Assembly’s election on Thursday, March 11, 2021 in Abuja. Nigeria clinches WATRA Chairman, Executive Secretary positions   After a successful tenure as 1st vice chairman of West Africa Telecommunications Regulators Assembly (WATRA), Nigeria has unanimously and by consensus emerged as Chairman of WATRA for 2021 at the 18th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Assembly on Thursday in…

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Nigeria charges West African states on ICT development

danbatta and Pantami

Nigeria charges West African states on ICT development   Nigerian government has called for increased regional collaboration for the development of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) ecosystem in West Africa as a potential digital hub on the global ICT map. Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami and the Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Danbatta made the call at the two-day 18th Annual General Meeting of the West Africa Telecommunications Regulators Assembly (WATRA), which commenced in Abuja on Wednesday, March 10, 2021. Addressing…

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