Pantami, Danbatta lead industry experts to chart way for 5G rollout

Stakeholders across Nigeria’s telecoms sector, including Nigeria’s minister of Communications and Digital Economy and Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications (NCC), have charted the way forward to see the fifth generation Network (5G) successfully deployed in Nigeria. Converged by Business Metrics Nigeria at the second edition of Policy Implementation Assisted Forum (PAIFo) dedicated to […]


Pantami: Why Africa needs cyber defence strategy

The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami, has challenged African countries to come up with cyber defence strategies to mitigate the impact of cyber attacks raging globally. According to him, this has also become expedient to minimise economic losses to cyberattacks, which has been projected to hit $5.2 trillion globally by 2023. Delivering […]


NITDA Bill: Avoiding regulatory confusion in ICT industry

The proposed NITDA Bill 2021 is currently unsettling the Nigerian ICT industry as stakeholders frown at what they described as an attempt by National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) to usurp the powers of others. From computer professionals to legal practitioners, the position is that the Bill is an ill wind that will blow the […]


Strengthening data protection in Nigeria

As the world marked 2022 Data Protection Day, stakeholders in Nigeria have again emphasised the need for a substantive data protection law to complement the existing data protection regulation in the country, SAMSON AKINTARO reports Nigeria recently joined the rest of the world to celebrate Data Privacy Day 2022, an international event that holds every […]


Pantami: NIN’ll expose Internet users’ identity to FG

The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami, yesterday said the National Identification Number (NIN) would enable the Federal Government and security agencies ascertain the identity of Internet users in the country. Speaking at the Nigeria International Partnership Forum in Paris, France, Pantami said NIN would be the foundation of the economy and the […]


Kidnapping: Evaluating NIN-SIM linkage effect

Amidst rising insecurity in the country, the Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy, last week, said the policy mandating linking of the National Identification Number (NIN) with SIM had ‘drastically’ reduced kidnapping. Many Nigerians have, however, disagreed with the minister as records point otherwise. SAMSON AKINTARO reports The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. […]


Pantami should be forgiven, but there are protocols

Nigeria owes Pastor Garba Shehu a debt of gratitude for his sermons on mercy with respect to his comrade, Isa Pantami. Nigerians really need to be reminded that God is indeed merciful while men are very cruel. The only snag in Pastor Garba Shehu’s sermon is that he is urging men and Nigerians to forgive […]


Boosting national security with technology

Amidst rising insecurity in Nigeria, the deployment of communication centres across the country raises the hope of immediate succor for residents in emergencies. Now in 19 states, including FCT, the telecoms regulator says the target is to deploy the facility in the 36 states of the federation. SAMSON AKINTARO reports The Minister of Communications and […]

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Pantami: Call for resignation after thought, belated, says Akintola

No; he should honourably resign and tender unreserved apology –Ogedengbe The Director, Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), Professor Ishaq Akintola, has accused critics of the embattled Minister of Communications and Digital Planning, Dr. Isa Pantami, of nursing an afterthought and dissipating energy on a belated issue. But, the founder and head of Evangelical Ministries (Wisdom Chapel), […]

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…insist minister should be held accountable Reactions have continued to trail the presidency’s defence of the Minister for Communication and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Pantami, over his alleged romance with some terror groups in the world. The leadership of the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB), for instance, has described […]

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