The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Prof. Isa  Pantami,  commissioned 4,366 projects, programmes and initiatives implemented under his supervision as minister.

In a statement issued by Senior Special Assistant/Spokesperson to the Honourable Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Uwa Suleiman, on Friday, the event took place in Abuja, and also virtually at the remote locations of the commissioned projects.

The commissioning ceremony had in attendance, the Governor of Bayelsa State, Senator Henry Seriake Dickson; the Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian Finacial Intelligence Unit , Mr Modibbo  Tukur; and the Chairman of the Board of the Nigeria Postal Services, Maimuna Abubakar, among others.  .

The dignitaries  lauded  Pantami and congratulated him for how he had shown that the Nigerian youth could excel at the top levels of leadership in the country.

The commissioned projects were spread across all the states of the federation and were executed by the ministry and all the parastatals under the ministry.

Some of the projects commissioned included the Community IT Training Centre, Ogbomosho, Oyo State; the Digital Nigeria Centre, Udi Abia Secondary School, Enugu State; IT Hub, Gashua, Yobe State; Mini-ICT Square Project, Minna, Niger State; Digital Awareness Programme Cardoso High School, Apapa, Lagos State; Digital Nigeria Centre, Gen. Hassan Usman Katsina Unity College, Bauchi State, among several others.

The statement said the  NIPOST also unveiled 10 three-ton trucks to enhance its postal services.

The trucks were purchased from internally generated revenue and were commissioned by the minister in Abuja.

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