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National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA)

Institution Name National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA)
Location Abuja, Nigeria
Established April 18, 2001
Description of Organization National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) was created in April 2001 to implement the Nigerian Information Technology Policy and co-ordinate general IT development in the country. The Act (National Information Technology Development Act (2007) mandate is to create a framework for the planning, research, development, standardization, application, coordination, monitoring, evaluation and regulation of Information Technology practices, activities and systems in Nigeria.

The role of NITDA is to develop, regulate and advise on Information technology in the country through regulatory standards, guidelines, and policies. Additionally, NITDA is the clearinghouse for all IT projects and infrastructural development in the country. It is the prime Agency for e-government implementation, Internet governance and general IT development in Nigeria. NITDA is poised to actualize its mammoth mandate through strategic and inclusive stakeholder management, local and international partnership and efficient utilization of resources in the interest of Nigeria
Official Website https://nitda.gov.ng/nit/
History with WeGO Smart City Expo World Congress 2015 
Global City Teams Challenge (GCTC)
e-Gov Training I 2016
Smart City Expo World Congress 2016 
Jeju Workshop 2016