Visit by the Honourable Minister of Communication Technology

The Minister of Communication Technology, Mrs. Omobola Johnson, on Thursday, 19 December, 2013, inspected the Network Management Centre/Secretariat of the Nigerian Research and Education Network (NgREN) at the National Universities Commission (NUC). The facility consists of a monitoring area,  Data Center, Power room and the Video- conferencing room. Speaking with newsmen after the tour, the Minister described the project as an exciting development that would change the face of research in Nigeria and enable the universities to collaborate more effectively.