NIGCOMSAT Commends Pantami Over ITU Appointment To Chair WSIS Forum 2022
TECHDIGEST – Nigerian Communication Satellite Limited (NIGCOMSAT ), has commended the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Prof. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami on his appointment to Chair the 2022 World Summit on Information Society (WSIS) Forum by the International Telecommunication Union, (ITU).
‘Since the Hon Minister’s assumption as the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, the focus and direction of the industry on the Nigeria economy has changed to a more fruitful, impactful and growth’, said Managing Director, NIGCOMSAT Ltd, Dr. Abimbola Alale, while felicitating with the minister on behalf of the Board, Management and Staff, of the communication satellite company.
‘This was due to his diligent, hard work and passion in the Information and Communication Technology industry. There couldn’t have been any better choice to lead the Forum Session recognizing the tremendous impact of Pantami’s leadership in the ICT industry in the country,’ added Alale.
She believes that recognizing Pantami to chair such important global event cannot be unconnected to his role and policies in the growth and contribution of the ICT section to the Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP), according to a statement released in Abuja by NIGCOMSAT’s General Manager, Corporate Affairs and Special Project, Dr. Adamu Idris.