On the 3rd of August, 2016, ITSSP team, led by the President, Dr. A. S. Sodiya was at National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) in Abuja on a courtesy visit
Other members of ITSSP team are Prof. David O. Adewumi and Dr. Paschal Chinedu. During the visit, the Ag. DG NITDA, Dr. Vincent Olatunji, made a brief show up at the meeting and then handed over to NITDA management team to interact with us. NITDA management team consists of Dr. Agu C. Agu, Director – Infrastructure and Technical Support Services, who led the team, head of e-health – Dr. Nkem Momah, Director, Corporate Strategy and Research – Mr. I. M. Yelwa and Mrs. Ify Nsa from Procurement.
The visit provided opportunity to discuss the immediate programmes of ITSSP with NITDA. ITSSP then requested for collaboration and supports of NITDA in order to realise its goals and objectives.
Dr. Agu, on behalf of NITDA, assured that NITDA will be interested in all areas of IT development in Nigeria, including some of the programmes of ITSSP. The team also visited Information Security section of NITDA, where it was noted that NITDA is doing a lot in the area of Information Security.
The President of ITSSP then thank the management of NITDA for the opportunity provided to visit the agency.