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FG URGES STAKEHOLDERS TO SUPPORT BROADBAND PLANS FOR 2019-2023

Minister of Communications, Dr. Adebayo Shittu with the stakeholdersThe Honourable Minister of Communications, Dr. Adebayo Shittu has urged ICT stakeholders to support the Nigerian National Broadband Council with credible suggestions towards the development of the new Nigerian National Broadband Plan (NNBP) for  2019 – 2023. He made this known during a meeting organized by Association…

FG COMMISSIONS RADIO FREQUENCY MONITORING EQUIPMENT & NATIONAL CONTROL CENTRE.

L-R: Hon. Mohammed Ogoshi Onawo, Minister of Communications, Dr. Adebayo Shittu and Senator Ahmed Misau inspecting the equipment during the official commissioning of Mobile Radio Frequency Monitory Equipment, National Spectrum Management System, Denial of Service (DOS) Equipment and a National Control Centre, in AbujaThe Federal Government has commissioned the first-ever Mobile Radio Frequency Monitory Equipment,…

“With over 48 million regular Internet users, various activities are being carried out online. We are currently measuring the impact of the plan and implementation level in preparation for review next year. ICT contributes over 8 per cent to Nigeria’s GDP and is now growing at 7 per cent annually. Our target is to grow the ICT industry to a point where it contributes up to 15 per cent to the GDP within the next 3-5 years.”