INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY DEPARTMENT

The functions of the Information and Communication Technology Department include:

  1. Provide operational support on ICT usage to Members and Staff, maintenance and enhancement of existing computer systems, servers and peripheral components.
  2. Develop, manage, enhance and support the Commission’s Local Area Network (LAN) infrastructure.
  3. Develop, manage, enhance and support the Commission’s Wide Area Network (WAN) infrastructure located at the State Offices of the Commission.
  4. Analyse and implement ICT-related Government Executive Orders.
  5. Formulate and implement the Commission’s I.T. Strategies.
  6. Coordinate the implementation of e-governance initiatives of the Federal Government.
  7. Recommend to Management, appropriate ICT hardware, software and consumables required by the Commission.
  8. Organise regular in-house ICT trainings in conjunction with the Administration and Human Resources Department to enlighten Members and Staff as well as offer support to externally arranged training.
  9. Development, and maintenan the Commission’s website.
  10. Prepare Departmental annual report and submission of same to the Planning, Research and Statistics Department on or before end of first quarter of the following year.
  11. Carry out any other assignment as may be directed by the Chairman or the Commission.