Computing – In Brief


- The federal government and Anambra State government have signed an agreement to accelerate the rollout of critical information communication technology (ICT) infrastructure across the state necessary for development. The essence is to promote the 'Smart State' initiative geared towards engaging governors and relevant authorities at the state and federal level to address the issue of multiple taxation impeding the acceleration of the rollout of critical infrastructure across Nigeria. The Ministry of Communications Technology and the Broadband Council chaired by the Minister, Dr. Omobola Johnson, is promoting the initiative across states of the federation, and has selected Anambra State to facilitate ICT infrastructure rollout in the state.