information & communication technology

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Dr. Abubakar Usman Othman

Dr. Abubakar Usman Othman (Acting Head of ICT Department).

 As (Acting) Head of ICT obtained his B. Tech in Mathematics and Computer Science and M. Tech in Computer Science from Federal University of Technology Minna, Niger State in 2006 and 2015 respectively.

He also obtained his PhD in Computer from Abubakar Tafawa  Balewa University  Bauchi in February, 2021.

He worked with National Board for Technology Incubation (NBTI) from 2011 to 2022 as Programme Analyst and rosed to Principal Programme Analyst.

Dr. Othman joined the services of NASENI in September, 2022 as Principal Programme Analyst at Solid Minerals Machinery and Equipment Development Institute (SOMMEDI), Nasarawa.

Ubabu Safiya Muhammad(MRS) (Admin Officer I).

Obtained her diploma in Computer Science from Alhikmah University Ilorin, Kwara State in 2014 and B.Sc in Computer Science from Alhikmah University Ilorin, Kwara State in 2017.

Member of Computer Professional of Nigeria.

Hannatu Sulaiman Abubakar (Admin Officer II).

Obtained her diploma in computer Science at Federal Polytechnic Nasarawa, Nasarawa State in 2014 and obtained her B. Sc from Nasarawa State University Keffi, Nasarawa State in 2019, she also had her National Youth Service Corp (NYSC) at Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) in 2020.


Duties of The Department

t Solid Minerals Machinery and Equipment Development Institute (SOMMEDI), Nasarawa, Nasarawa State, the ICT department offers the operation of wide range of technology software, responsible for directing the information and data integrity of the institute and its departments, it ensures efficient work with the institute employees, so that they confidently work with machines and equipment, showing skills, resources and knowledge to transform the institute,

SOMMEDI, the ICT provides help desks communication network (voice and data), computer program development, computer system operations and software development.

The ICT department is also responsible for providing leadership role in the day to day operations of information technology (IT) functions as well as giving strategic direction as the institute grows through internal and external acquisition with the following functions:

  • The operating systems are kept up to date so as not to be out of trends and updates.
  • Engage in online collaboration
  • Social media management
  • Distributes and exchange information
  • Data and Email management
  • Managing website
  • Cyber security
  • Training services (To student on industrial training such as database design using SQL software development using application packages such as Microsoft word, Microsoft excel, Microsoft access, Microsoft power point, c#, corel draw, canva and other computer operations).