Primary & Secondary Data Centre Services

It is within the mandate of NITA-U to promote e-Government across Government Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs); as a way of enhancing communication as well as reducing the cost of doing business.

In 2012, Cabinet approved the Strategy for Rationalization of Information Technology (IT) Services; with five Strategies, whose objective, among others is to; standardize, streamline and harmonize the acquisition, deployment and disposal of IT services in Government to eliminate duplication; enhance information sharing and interoperability of e-government applications.

The Strategy emphasizes the need to utilize the National Data Centre for Centralized hosting Services, Disaster Recovery Services and other Data Centre Services for Government Applications & Data.