The Federal government says it arrangements to build up an Information Communication Technology University in Nigeria. The Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, today introduced an execution advisory group that would work towards building up the organisation. As indicated by Adebayo, the ICT college is being built up so Nigerians can keep pace with the quickly changing mechanical progression in the worldwide Information and Communication Technology (ICT) industry,
Shittu in his inaugural address said that ICT assumes a basic part in the reasonable development and advancement of any country, referring to the Nigerian case which he said remains “at the rate of 24.42% development, the ICT division is as of now the quickest developing in the Nigerian economy”
He went ahead to express that the proposed Institution would offer an assortment of projects gone for giving proficient learning and ability required for a specific vocation in the field of Telecommunications, Internet of things, Cyber Security, Robotics, Embedded Systems, Computer Forensics, Digital Media and Entertainment Technology.
As indicated by him, “The proposed Institution has been supported by the Nigerian government, worldwide pioneers in the ICT business, for example, Cisco, Facebook, Huawei, D – joins, Lenovo, Samsung, Apple, Siemens, Intel, Motorola, Ericsson, Dell, HP, IBM, MTN and the Globacom”.