Information & Com. Technology
The ICT Department of the State House is an offshoot of the ICT Unit of the State House that was established in the year 2007, following a directive by the then President and C-in-C, Olusegun Obasanjo for the takeoff of ICT Department in a few selected MDA of which the State House is one. The pioneering staff of the Department was drawn from staff of the ICT Unit of the defunct Public Communications Unit established in 2002 and PRS Department of the State House.
The Department is structured in line with the presidential directives into Software and Documentation division, Data Centre division and Hardware division.
The mandate of the ICT Department include the deployment, implementation, operation, maintenance, development and expansion of State House ICT infrastructures, Data Centre, Hardware, software applications, website, ICT policy, computer literacy programme for State House staff and provision of advisory services on information systems and general technology issues in the State House and its associated offices, all of which are manifest her activities.
2.1. Design, implementation and maintenance of office-wide Network infrastructure capable of supporting the deployment of Data processing, internet, intranet and other advanced services.
2.2. Provision of supports for business systems solutions installed throughout the State House; Accounting, Payroll, inventory Control, electronic document management, hospital management software and inventory management software, appointment management and directive tracking and also help desk for request tracking too.
2.3. Deployment and support of computer systems, both hardware and software and associated peripherals such as printers, scanner etc.
2.4. Training of staff of the State House in the use of all the above systems, equipment and emerging technologies as they are introduced.
2.5. Ensuring the security of all the above systems through the deployment of IT Security solutions, including hardware, software and personnel.
2.6. Management of the State House website www.statehouse.gov.ng