Information and Communication Technology Development Department was created as an integral part of the Office of the Executive Governor in 2003 by the First Democratically elected Governor of the State Dr. Sam Ominyi Egwu to tackle the challenging factors of the Information and Communication Management which was at that time battling to survive the complicating Global Communication trend. It was aimed at improving on Manual Method of Information and Communication exchange and to enhance the method of data storage and handling of Official and Personal Documents through the use of ICT Facilities.

Also, the Vision is to use ICT to keep accurate records of functions and functionaries of the State Government and as well maintain accountability in every sector of the state including the Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) of the State.


To reform Ebonyi State Information and Communication System and Realign its Citizenry for Effective Adaptation to the Realities of the Global Technological Revolution.