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NITDA bans HP, DELL, ACER computer, others from govt. offices

The Federal Government, through the National Information Technology Development Agency  (NITDA), last week, banned the purchase of foreign computers (desktops and laptops) and technology products in public institutions and schools. At stakeholders’ forum comprising IT experts and ICT journalists held in Lagos, NITDA Director-General, Professor Cleopas Angaye, said the step is taken by the agency to protect local IT […]

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Nigeria: The Report that will set the IT Sector back by 10 Years

The Oronsaye report (an 800-page compilation recommending scrapping of 38 agencies, merger of 52 and conversion of 14 to departments in ministries) that came as a shock last week has caused leading lights of the ICT sector to react. The report which recommended that The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) be scrapped and converted to […]

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