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Telecoms, ICT offer Ghanaian youth new avenues of employment

This is particularly noticeable through innovations that are transforming the sector into a key driver of economic development and job creation. Thanks...
Empower GIFEC

What GIFEC should do differently?

There is no doubt that the advent of Information Communication Technology (ICT) has accelerated the transformation and development of the world. Ghana, realising the...
Lenovo Workshop

Lenovo smart computer devices introduced into Ghanaian ICT market

The workshop was also to position the brand as a lead player in the ICT era in the long-term in the African market. Julian Pienaar,...
Tecno

Tecno Adjudged most popular mobile phone brand

The 6th Ghana Information Technology & Telecom Awards is the most celebrated industry awards in Ghana. Tecno beat its competitors from very keen players in...
Hon. Rita O. Sowah, La Dadekotopon MCE (middle) and Hannah Agbozo (left), Legal and Corporate Affairs Director- Airtel Ghana jointly commissions the ultra-modern new library and ICT centre.

Ultra Modern Library, ICT Centre For La Wireless Cluster Of Schools

The project under the company’s ‘School Adoption Programme’ of which is expected to improve teaching and learning especially in the area of ICT with...

ICT laboratory commissioned for the people of Shama

The centre, which has 20 computers and one projector, was valued at GHC54, 000 and funded by the Africa ICT Right (AIR), a non-governmental...
Osei Darkwah

ICT can enhance efficiency and effectiveness of e-governance

He said ICT also enhances the efficiency and effectiveness of the e-governance system in the development of a country. Dr Darkwah was speaking on the...

GIFEC And Ghana Police To Implement Criminal Information System

The system, which is a management information arrangement, would be interfaced with the Judicial Service and the Ghana Prisons Service for biometric data of...
telecom summit

3rd West Africa Telecom Summit Held In Accra

The summit brought together stakeholders in the industry made up of mostly telcos like Airtel, Vodafone Ghana, MTN Ghana, Tigo, Blu telecommunications as well...

Conference on ICT and sustainable growth to take place in Kenya

Delegates from governments, industry, academia and civil society from more than 70 countries are attending the four-day summit to explore the role of ICT...
Paa Kwesi Amissah-Arthur

Ghana’s VP extols Chinese company for helping promote ICT in Ghana

The six-storey office complex is located in a plush area in the country's capital, Accra, which is providing residential and office spaces to several...
Paa Kwesi Amissah-Arthur

Vice President Commends Huawei For ICT Promotion In Ghana

He however charged the company to help the country modernise its under-developed telecommunication infrastructure. Vice President Amissah-Arthur made the commendation when he cut the tape...
Mr. Albert Biga, the best e-commerce Entrepreneur 2015

Zoobashop CEO Adjudged E-commerce Entrepreneur For 2015

The event, which was held at the State House, on April 29, 2016, saw a number of distinguished entrepreneurs from various business sectors honoured. Albert,...

Ghanaian auction website launches mobile app

The website, www.ibid2win.com, is already promoting products and services at more than 70% discount from the recommended retail price of consumer goods and services...

Government Will Scale Up Investments In ICT – Deputy Minister

“The country remains very committed to invest more to improve speed and fast access to data to transform the country through ICT,” he added. Mr...

Tigo boosts rural literacy in ICT

Hundreds of children in both rural and urban communities will benefit from a grant totalling GHS92, 000 to Street Library Ghana (SLG) and J...
From left, some participants of the maiden edition of DigiGirlz Day and some of the mentors and facilitators with Lucy Quist at the event.

Microsoft Encourages Young Ghanaian Females To Choose Career In ICT

DigiGirlz is a Microsoft initiative that provides school girls an opportunity to learn about careers in technology and connect with mentors in the field...
Intel

Intel Poised To Bring Accessible ICT Solutions To Nigerians

This is part of its sustained commitment to improvement of ICT skills in millions of youths and entrepreneurs and Nigeria’s sustainable economic growth. ICT and...

Sawla SHS Receives Educational Support From SandAbi Foundation

SandAbi Foundation, through a sister organisation, is also helping to develop a website for the school to publish its activities. It has also donated 40...

Using ICT To Fight The Canker Of Corruption

Corruption is here to stay. The high cost of corruption is disproportionately borne by the poorest in our society especially as it impedes their...
Computer laboratory

Building Teachers’ Capacity Through ICT

Introduction Ghana’s educational system carries eleven years of basic education, including kindergarten, and three years of senior high education. There are technical and vocational institutes for skill development...
poverty

The Poor Not Benefiting Much From ICT – WB Report

The findings of the report have cracked a long-held narrative about ICT being an avenue for job and wealth creation, and a remedy for...
4G

Busy outdoors 4G LTE network service in Ghana

Busy Tuesday launched its 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) network service becoming the newest Ghana’s operator in the internet industry. Minister for Communications, Dr. Edward...
Computer laboratory

230 Adansi North students benefit from ICT Project

They were each assigned a computer to learn the basics of ICT. The project, an intervention by the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, seeks to...
education

Give New Year School needs a new outlook

“Some have questioned the relevance of the annual New Year School and Conference, as well as its impact on the population in the area...
AITI KACE Logo

KACE ICT needs support to remain resilient

Dr Kwadwo Ameyaw Korsah, Head of the Department of Adult Health, School of Nursing, University of Ghana said institutions such as AITI-KACE, the departments...
Sylvester Mensah, CEO of NHIA

NHIS Performance Debate Must Go On – Sylvester Mensah

He said there is the need to sustain the performance debate in a regular time-bound fashion because of the peculiar character of the Scheme...
NITDA

NITDA Says ICT Boosts Job Creation In Nigeria

The Director General of NITDA, Mr. Peter Jack, stated this during an award ceremony recently organised by the agency to recognise outstanding National Youth...
ICT sector

2 Schools Get Equipped With ICT Lab

Brigadier Musah who made this known to the Ghana News Agency in an interview at Ekpu said the two have also equipped the Centre...
Telephone

Emergency telephone inaugurated at Nkwantakese

The emergency telephone will allow distressed people from any location, and at all times, to contact the local emergency services – the police, fire...