Minister of Communications, Isah Pantami
Minister of Communications, Isah Pantami

The Minister of Communications, Isah Pantami, has called on government agencies to ensure they obtain the International Standards Organisation ISO certification in line with the Federal Government’s agenda of digitising its activities.

 Isah Pantami
Isah Pantami, The Minister of Communications

Pantami made the call today in Abuja during the ISO 27001: 2013 certificate award presentation by Digital Jewels to the National Information Technology Development Agency NITDA.

He particularly urged the Nigerian Communications Commission NCC, Nigerian Postal Services NIPOST and Nigerian Communications Satellite NICOMSSAT to ensure they all obtain the ISO certifications in order to achieve the Federal government’s agenda.

Pantami said that the Federal Government’s target was to digitalise its activities by 2023, adding that was achievable through certification of all agencies and parastatals of government.