The Association of Telecomunications Companies of Nigeria(ATCON) is keeping the doors to its Hall of Fame ajar to four distinguished actors in the ICT industry space, who have positively disrupted the industry, as the third edition of the Nigeria Tech Innovation and Telecommunications Awards (NTITA) draw near. In a few days from now, the doors will be wide open for these deserving icons, to go in, Cyber Era Online(www.cyberera.com.ng) learns.
Information on NTITA 2019, seen by www.cybereracom.ng, and authored by the Executive Secretary at ATCON, Ajibola Olude, says, the event is scheduled to take place on Saturday, September 28, 2019 at the Ball Room, Oriental Hotel, Lekki, Lagos, south west, of the country and will be put together by a UK based firm, Instinct Wave in collaboration with the ATCON.
The ICT icons who made the cut are Executive Chairman, 21st Century Technologies Limited, Wale Ajisebutu, Nigeria’s former chief telecom sector regulator and now Board Chairman, MTN Nigeria, Dr. Ernest Ndukwe, Secretary to the Government of Akwa Ibom State Dr. Emmanuel Ekuwem and Chairman, PPC Limited, Biodun Disu. ATCON is economical with words as to why it chose the men for honours, but simply said: As we all know that Hall of fame is reserved for people who have made indelible marks in the development of our sector, these distinguished personalities emerged after a rigorous selection exercise conducted by us. The unique selling points of the awardees will be unveiled at the event proper.
NTITA is perceived as the most celebrated industry awards, akin to the Oscars of the ICT and Telecoms Industry attracting the top decision makers and companies in the Nigerian Telecom and ICT Sector.
The NTITA 2019 edition is organised essentially to showcase and reward individuals and corporate organizations that are changing the narrative of the Nigerian Telecom and ICT Sector positively.
Also, this year ATCON is providing a veritable platform to recognize government institutions, Fintech players and Individuals that have utilized technology to improve the lives of all citizens. The awards night provides an exceptional opportunity for stakeholders to network, entertain clients, and reinforce relationship with partners and reward staff with exceptional performance.