Lagos - Peter Jack has been appointed as the new Director General of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA).
Jack is to take over the leadership of the agency from Ashiru Daura, who has been acting as director general following the retirement of Prof. Cleopas Angaye in July 2013.
Before his new appointment, Jack had served as a director/technical assistant of NITDA for seven years.
A statement by Sam Nwaobasi, Special Assistant (Media) to the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, said the appointment of Jack was for a first term of four years, with effect from April 7.
Jack attended the International Information Technology Policy Programme, College of Engineering, Seoul National University, South Korea.
He holds a BSc. in Chemical Engineering, Obafemi Awolowo University Ile Ife, a Masters Degree in Chemical Engineering and an MBA, both from the University of Lagos.
Jack designed and implemented the Niger Delta Youth Computer Training Program for Niger Delta Development Commission in 2003.
- CAJ News
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