FG launches National Broadband Plan Committee in Nigeria:
The Federal government has inaugurated a new National Broadband Plan Committee to enhance Nigeria’s Broadband Plan. The committee will support the national digital economy policy and strategy for the Federal Government and ensure Nigeria reaches 70 percent broadband target in the next 6 years.
The 36-member committee members drawn from both public sector and the ministry is Chaired by the Managing Director and CEO of MainOne Cable Company Nigeria limited, Mr. Funke Okpeke and Co-Chaired by former Executive Commissioner, NCC, Dr. Bashir Gwandu, while Engr. Ubale Maska is to serve as Secretary with four ministry staff to serve as Secretariat and two others as Coordinators.