Nigeria set to host Regional Digital Economy Conference

WorldStage Newsonline– Policy makers and stakeholders in the digital economy ecosystem in the West African sub-region will converge in Abuja from January 31 to 1st February 2023, for the Digital Economy Regional Conference to discuss the future of digital economy and intensify regional public private partnerships for the region.

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Nigeria: FG gets industry commendation on telecom policies

WorldStage Newsonline– Cross section of participants at the ongoing 10th Edition of the National Council on Communications and Digital Economy, which commenced at the International Conference Centre, University of Ibadan, Oyo State have commended the Federal Government for its commitment in providing leadership and guide for industry growth.

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Pantami to launch NCC ‘s landmark broadband projects, presents book

WorldStage Newsonline– Nigeria’s Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Prof. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, will on Thursday, November 24, 2022, in Abuja, preside over the commencement of landmark broadband initiatives to be implemented by the Nigerian Communications Commission, (NCC) to accelerate broadband penetration in Nigeria and advance the course of digital economy projections for the nation.

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Nigeria re-elected as ITU Council Member

WorldStage Newsonline– In clear recognition of the critical role Nigeria is playing on the global telecom stage, the country has been re-elected earlier today as a Council member of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the United Nations specialised agency that oversees global telecommunication operations. Nigeria will serve on the Council again from 2023-2026.

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Nigeria: Getting digital skills no longer a luxury, but necessities – Pantami

WorldStage Newsonline– Nigeria’s Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Prof. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami has said Nigeria’s march towards attaining 95 per cent digital literacy in 2030, as contained in the National Digital Economy Policy and Strategy (NDEPS), 2020 – 2030, now looks more promising than ever.

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ITU-WTDC 2022: Minister explains Nigeria’s impressive ICT industry growth, as active mobile lines cross 200m mark

WorldStage Newsonline– Nigeria’s Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Prof. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, has told the global digital community that Nigeria has been witnessing phenomenal growth in its Information and Communication Technology (ICT) industry, thus enabling socio-economic development in Nigeria and across the African continent.

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Nigeria: FG officially hands over spectrum allocation for 5G to NCC

WorldStage Newsonline– A week to the deadline set by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) for the payment of the spectrum fees by the winners of the 3.5GHz spectrum auction, the Federal Government has officially handed over the spectrum allocation for Fifth Generation (5G) deployment in the country to the commission.

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Nigeria: FG applauds NCC’s commitment to enhancing digital skill in youths

WorldStage Newsonline– The Federal Government of Nigeria has applauded the commitment and dedication of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) towards enhancing digital skills development among youths, through implementation of various Information and Communication Technology skill acquisition programmes.

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Broadband: Pantami, Danbatta assure of FG’s plans to bridge infrastructure deficit

WorldStage Newsonline– The policy directions and regulatory measures being put in place by the Nigerian Government towards bridging identified broadband infrastructure gaps shall be sustained in order to facilitate increased access to the Internet by citizens across the country.

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