The Chief Executive Officers of Parastatals under the supervision of the Federal Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy has hailed the inspirational, fair and equitable leadership being provided by the Honourable Minister, Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, which has resulted in an unprecedented synergy among the regulators, operator and service providers.
The CEOs made this position known on Tuesday in Abuja, while commenting respectively shortly before the Honourable Minister, Dr Pantami inaugurated two ministerial committees namely, Ministerial Committee on Media Engagement in Nigerian languages and Ministerial Completed Projects Review and Commissioning Committee.
In his remarks, the Honourable Minister stated that as public officials, there is a need to communicate government policies and programmes effectively to Nigerians and also receive feedback from the public in a bid to enhance transparency and accountability.
Pantami further stressed the importance of engagement and feedback in promoting good governance and deliver effective and efficient services to Nigerians as the Minister also frown at the fact that various ICT projects deployed by the ministry and the parastatals under its supervision are underutilized by the host communities.
Members of the committees were drawn from the ministry and all the parastatals under its supervision which includes NCC, NITDA, Galaxy Backbone, NIGCOMSAT and NIPOST.