The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Prof Isa Pantami said 4,366 projects have been implemented in the last four years.
Pantami disclosed this on Thursday at the virtual and physical commissioning ceremony in Abuja.
The projects include, Nigerian Communications Commission’s Emergency Communications centres, National Information Technology Development Agency’s ICT centres, Ten operational mailing vehicles for the Nigerian Postal Service and Universal Service Provision projects Nationwide.
The Minister launched the IT Hub Construction and Equipping in Gashua, Yobe State (North-East), Digital Awareness Programme at Cardoso High School, Apapa, Lagos State (South-West), Community IT Training Centre Ogbomoso, Oyo State (South-West), Digital Nigeria Centre at General Hassan Usman Katsina Unity College, Bauchi, Bauchi State (North-East), Mini-ICT Square Project at FUT Minna, Niger State (North-Central), Digital Nigeria Centre at Udi Abia Secondary School, Udi, Enugu State (South-East) and other projects.
Earlier, the Executive Vice Chairman of NCC, Prof Umar Danbatta, the Director General of NITDA, Mr Kashifu Abdullahi, the Postmaster General/CEO of NIPOST Hon Sunday Adepoju, Managing Director of Galaxy Backbone, Prof Muhammed Abubakar, the Director General of National Identity Management Commission, Engr Aliyu Aziz, National Commissioner, Nigeria Data Protection Bureau, Dr Vincent Olatunji lauded the Minister for pioneering giant strides in the sector