The five instruments unveiled were: guidelines for Nigerian Content Development in Information and Communications Technology (ICT
) as amended; Nigeria e-Govemment Interoperability Framework (Ne-GlF); Nigeria ICT
Innovation and Entrepreneurship Vision (NIIEV); Nigeria Cloud Computing Policy (NCCP); and Framework and Guidelines for ICT
Adoption in Tertiary Institutions.
She also said with the use of ICT
, the paperless class room was possible.
competition promotes the exchanges between students and colleges and universities.
Also unclear is the DICT's extent of authority over other components of the ICT
sector such as telecommunications and broadcast information operators, ICT
equipment manufacturers, multimedia content developers, IT solution providers, Internet service providers, ICT
training institutions, software developers, and ICT-ES providers.
Barcenas thus urged the government to "further strengthen the DICT's role in ICT
matters by defining the extent of its functions, and clarify the role of DTI in promoting e-commerce." She also recommended the removal of unnecessary requirements in the establishment and operation of telecommunications and broadcasting services providers, particularly the need for a legislative franchise.
Police established Internal Accountability Unit (IAU) for proper check and balance of ICT
Police and appointed well reputed officials in IAU.
Among the economic sectors, the proportions were highest in the information and communication sector, where more enterprises provided training for ICT
specialists (53%) than for other personnel (47%).
The Joint ICT
Academy will also give the chance to college students who have demonstrated interest in the ICT
sector to enroll.
While ability or competence might be the core of this complex concept, studies have also shown that access is one of the key factors influencing ICT
competence (e.g., van Deursen et al., 2011).
Recognizing that declining ICT
prices are a distinctive feature of technological progress, we then turn to the Oulton (2012) model with Canadian data for the periods 1993-2003 (pre-slowdown) and 2003-2014 (post-slowdown).
Entries to the 'Unesco King Hamad bin Isa al Khalifa Prize for the use of ICTs
in Education' can be submitted till October 31.
The National ICT
Steering Committee membership will be drawn from the three standing committees; Ministry of ICT
Committees of Council of Governors, National Assembly and Senate.