The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), on Tuesday, said about 125 ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) violated President Muhammadu Buhari’s directive on the proper procedure for carrying out ICT related projects.
It also said it had begun the enforcement of punitive actions against such organisations.
The directive specifically mandates the MDAs to get clearance from NITDA before embarking on ICT projects.
In a statement signed by the Director-General of NITDA, Kashifu Abdullahi, he said “125 MDAs violated the directive of the Federal Government issued on August 31, 2018”.
The statement sent to PREMIUM TIMES on Tuesday said such clearance should come before implementation and must comply “with the Regulatory Framework for Promotion of Local…