Buhari Confers ‘Digital Innovation Award’ on Pantami
TECHDIGEST- Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Professor Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami), has emerged winner of the distinguished award for digital innovation.
The award was conferred on him by President Muhammadu Buhari, on Friday, a statement by Uwa Suleiman,
Spokesperson to Prof. Pantami, revealed.
It was during the ‘Excellence in Public Service Awards’ held at the Presidential Villa, in Abuja.
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According to Suleiman, the award conferred on the Communications and Digital Economy Minister is another attestation of Prof. Pantami’s game-changing leadership qualities, which he has brought to bear in the nation’s economy.
Buhari had earlier in the week paid glowing commendations to the Minister describing him as “one of the most resourceful, innovative and effective public officials that I have in this administration. His depth of knowledge of complex issues is amazing and remarkable and his loyalty and dedication to duty is worthy of emulation”
The President further noted that “the appointment of Pantami was one of the best choices I have made because he has added tremendous value to good governance”
Recall that since assumption of office in August of 2019, Pantami has made global history with his aggressive initiatives and reforms towards digital transformation.