Insecurity: Take advantage of 5G to secure Nigeria, Pantami tasks security agencies


OPINION: Pantami and his traducers

OPINION: Pantami and his traducers
By Emmanuel Elebeke

The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Prof. Isa Ali Pantami has called on security institutions in the country to take advantage of the new 5th Generation (5G) network recently approved for deployment by the Federal Government and leverage its potential to effectively tackle security challenges.

The Minister made the call on Tuesday while delivering the keynote address at a security summit organised by the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Abuja, themed; Synergy: Panacea To Effective Critical Assets and Infrastructure Protection.

Prof. Pantami in his presentation titled; Securing Critical National Information and Communication Technology Infrastructure: Challenges, Opportunities and the Way Forward, disclosed that the Federal Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy has implemented a number of strategies and policies through its agencies and parastatals to ensure that critical national assets are protected.


Source: Vanguard Newspaper