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NITDA Facilitates Pioneering Collaborative Efforts in the ICT Sector: Inaugural ICT Technical Working Group Session in Lagos State

 

The landscape of collaboration within the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) sector is experiencing a notable upswing, with the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) taking a pivotal role in fostering strategic partnerships. This Wednesday marked a significant milestone as Mr. Babajide Ajayi, Director of the Zonal Offices Directorate, representing NITDA’s Director General, Kashifu Inuwa Abdullahi, convened the inaugural session of the ICT Technical Working Group for the Lagos State Government.

Initiated by the Lagos State Ministry for Innovation, Science, and Technology, the meeting brought together key stakeholders in the ICT sector to deliberate on collaborative strategies that can drive technological innovation and development within Lagos State. The event served as a platform for insightful discussions, knowledge sharing, and the exploration of potential synergies among industry leaders, government representatives, and technology experts.

The session commenced with presentations from NITDA’s delegation, shedding light on the agency’s multifaceted role in the development, regulation, policy formulation, and advisory services within the realm of Information Technology. The presentations underscored NITDA’s commitment to fostering a conducive environment for the growth of the ICT sector at all levels, aligning with its mandate to create a globally competitive and knowledge-driven information technology ecosystem.

Mr. Babajide Ajayi, in his capacity as the representative of NITDA’s Director General, emphasized the agency’s dedication to collaborative efforts that advance the ICT agenda. He highlighted the importance of partnerships in driving innovation, regulatory compliance, and the effective implementation of policies that shape the ICT landscape.

The Lagos State Ministry for Innovation, Science, and Technology expressed appreciation for NITDA’s active participation and contributions to the session, acknowledging the agency’s pivotal role in shaping the future of Information Technology within the state.

As NITDA continues to spearhead initiatives that propel the ICT sector to new heights, this inaugural session stands as a testament to the agency’s commitment to collaboration, innovation, and the overall advancement of technology in Nigeria.

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