The alleged suspension of the Director General of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Mr. Peter Jack, at the weekend has created confusion at the headquarters of the information technology regulator over who would manage the agency until he either returns or a new DG is appointed.
Jack, was however yet to officially receive the suspension letter while effort to reach him for comments was unsuccessful.
Meanwhile, Mr. Isaac Olayinka Adejuyigbe, the most senior officer in NITDA hierarchy was posted to the South-west Zonal Directorate, Lagos, by the embattled DG, who may now be on the way out of NITDA for various allegations of misdeeds levelled against.
Jack’s suspension is coming on the heels of the report submitted by the probe panel set up by the Minister of Communications Technology, Mr. Adebayo Shittu. Read more