Thursday, December 8, 2022

National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA)

September 15, 2021

FG warns of spyware attack on Apple products

NITDA says the Pegasus spyware infects and exploits an Apple device without the victim’s knowledge or the need for the victim to carry out any action.

iPhone
August 18, 2021

NITDA fines Soko Loans N10 million for unsolicited messages to loan defaulters’ phone contacts

NITDA says it was forced to impose the fine after Soko Loans refused to change its intrusive business model for retrieving failed loans from its users.

NITDA DG, Kashifu Inuwa and Soko Loan
June 24, 2021

Digital economy key to Nigeria’s diversification: NITDA

National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has said digital economy is key to Nigeria’s economic diversification.

NITDA DG, Kashifu Inuwa and CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele
June 23, 2021

Japanese agency sets up NINJA for Nigerian startups

“We are looking at supporting five selected companies with $8,000 as a form of contract to support their business ideas.

Japan ambassador to Nigeria, MATSUNAGA Kazuyoshi
May 31, 2021

Nobelium Hackers: FG issues cyberattack alert

Federal government has issued a cyberattack alert over a wide-scale malicious email campaign operated by Nobelium, the threat actor behind the attacks against SolarWinds.

May 18, 2021

FG warns Nigerians against accepting WhatsApp privacy terms

“The National Information Technology Development Agency under Section 6 (f) of the NITDA Act 2007 wishes to provide this advisory to Nigerians to address Nigerian concerns on changes to Whatsapp

Buhari, Mark, and Pantami
March 16, 2021

FG fines Electronic Settlement N5 million for data breach

“We have established that there was a data breach involving the company.”

NITDA Office
November 9, 2020

Government prolonging issues with insistence on IPPIS: ASUU

“It is the government that is prolonging the matter, not ASUU,” Prof. Ogunyemi said.

ASUU President Biodun Ogunyemi