The representative of Federal Government ICT outfit, Galaxy Backbone, Mr. Tope Oni has commended Oyo State Commissioner for Industry, Applied Science and Technology, Mr. Adedapo Lam-Adesina for making government more accessible to the people through the introduction of online interactive platform where the public can freely share their thought without fear.
Mr. Oni gave the commendation during his visit to the Commissioner in his office where he presented plans to collaborate with the Ministry in the area of ICT development. He expressed his company’s desire to work closely with the ministry while commending the commissioner’s leadership style which he said prompted the visit.
In his remark, the Commissioner called for Galaxy Backbone’s support in providing wireless internet access to the ministry which he said will later spread to other Ministries within the State secretariat.
He stressed the Ministry’s readiness go into a Public Private Partnership with the Company while highlighting programs lined up by the Ministry to include creating e-governance, and creation of jobs through ICT.
Mr. Oni however promised that Galaxy Backbone will send a technical team soonest as part of the preparation for the deployment of the Wi-Fi for the Ministry.
Galaxy back-bone is a Federal Government parastatal that handles FG’s ICT activities; it also provides cloud services, data bank, Wi-Fi and wired connectivity.