The Oyo State College of Agriculture and Technology,Igbo Ora in Ibarapa land has taken delivery of 100 high tech laptops from the Nigerian Communications Commission(NCC) to enhance research, teaching and other academic activities in the institution.
The 100 laptops were supplied under the Advance Digital Programme for Tertiary Institutions (ADAPTI) initiative of the NCC.
The ADAPTI initiative of the NCC is aimed at bridging the digital Information knowledge gaps that exist in the academia and facilitate remote research and learning between lecturers and students by providing computers, other ICT equipment, devices and connectivity infrastructure and the necessary facilities to afford the lecturers,staff and students the requisite ICT skills in the new digital economy ecosystem.
This initiative is to supply brand,configure and integrate into the cloud laptop computers with e-learning suites in higher institutions across the country.
The NCC has of late provided various support programmes and initiatives at the University of Ibadan, the Polythecnic of Ibadan,Ladoke Akintola University,Ogbomosho,Ladoke Akintola University, Iseyin Campus, the Oke Ogun Polythecnic, Saki, Emmanuel Alayande College of Education,Oyo, Federal College of Education(Special),Oyo, Federal Polythecnic,Ayede, Ogbomosho and various secondary schools across the state.