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Minister gives telcos 48 ultimatum to fully comply with Kelni GVG

The Minister of Communications, Ursula Owusu Ekuful has given telcos in the country 48 hours to fully cooperate with government’s Common Monitoring Platform (CMP)...
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Telcos says MoMo Interoperability for partnership is fairness

Telecom operators in the country say they see mobile money interoperability as a platform for collaboration to fight cash and not for competition among...
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Broadband, telecom companies urged to co-build infrastructure

Mrs Ursula Owusu Ekuful, the Minister of Communications, has called on broadband and telecom companies to build up a broadband infrastructure code to allow...
Telcos

NCR Applauds NCA Over New Spectrum

- They can now spread 3G wider The Network of Communications Reporter (NCR) has lauded National Communication Authority (NCA) for permitting all telcos in the...
Telcos

Africa’s Digital Transformation Opportunity Is Here

Can South African telcos capitalise on it? South African telcos must start focusing on four key ingredients if they are to successfully own their part...
Internet

Rural Ghana to See Improvement in Internet Access

In a bid to extend internet access to rural areas, the National Communications Authority (NCA) has asked Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) with existing 2G...
Telcos

Telcos warned on deteriorating service quality

Telecommunication operators in the country have been warned to resolve the deteriorating service quality and start giving customers value for their money. Customer of almost...

Telcos Abandons Government 4G Spectrum Over Cost

Citi Business News has gathered that the second 4G spectrum being sold by government may never be acquired by the telecom operators in the...

GhIPSS Seeks to Make Telcos Interoperability With Stakeholders Support

The Chief Executive Officer of Ghana Interbank Payment and Settlement Systems (GhIPSS), Archie Hesse, says he will work with stakeholders to enable telcos to...

NCA: Telcos Given 1 Month Deadline to Solve Network Challenges

The National Communications Authority (NCA) has directed all mobile network operators to within a month’s time; submit a roadmap to address all concerns of...
Telcos

Telcos and ISPs in Ghana want GIFEC depoliticized

Telecom operators and internet service providers (ISPs) in the country want the industry universal access fund to be depoliticized to ensure efficient application of...
Telcos

Telcos stand to gain US$70 billion in digital services in emerging markets

Telecom operators in emerging markets like Ghana stand to benefit from some US$70billion opportunity in digital services if they get their act right. The opportunity...

Group Charge Telcos to Provide More Information

An association calling itself the Public Interest Advocacy Group has called for more education on the activities of telecommunication companies operating in Ghana.The group...

Two Remanded to Police Custody Over Glo Sites Robbery

Two of the three suspected robbers involved in the Backup battery theft incident at Glo sites, Muhammad Ishaque and Obed Mensah both 33, have been...
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Survey indicates that partnerships are vital to mobile money usage

The findings of the PwC 2016 Ghana Banking Survey: ‘How to win in an era of mobile money’, has stated. The report was launched...
NCA

NCA: Introduction of White Screen Spectrum Will Not Harm Telcos

The National Communications Authority (NCA) has debunked allegations that a new technology it intends to deploy is meant to take over services provided by...
Alex Afenyo Markins

Telcos Could Face Possible Financial Scandal – Markin

Against a backdrop of the recent financial scandals involving some micro-finance companies, the MP argued the grounds why the telecommunication companies are operating mobile...

Kojo Antwi Calls Telcos Music Downloading Platforms Illegal

The Chairman of the Ghana Music Rights Organisation (GHAMRO), Kojo Antwi, has said the collective society will soon face out all Telcos in the...
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Telecom recharge cards to go up?

They have constituted themselves into the Mobile Money Merchants and Phone Sellers Association of Ghana (MMOMAG) and their Organizer, Edward Asafo-Adjei told Adom News...

Nsesereso community ask Ghanaian Telcos to move into their area

Residents of Nsesereso and its catchment area in the Dorma Municipality of the Brong Ahafo region are calling on the various telecommunication companies in...

Give old telcos 4G license to operate – Franklin Cudjoe

Executive Director of policy think tank IMANI Ghana, Franklin Cudjoe lashed out at the National Communication Authority for being apart of the country's inability...
Airtel Ghana

Airtel and Tigo partner to create improved mobile money systems

Airtel Rwanda, a subsidiary of Bharti Airtel, and Tigo Rwanda Ltd, a subsidiary of Millicom, have announced a partnership to pilot interoperability between their...

Telcos changing the face of Sports in Ghana

Dr. Mustapha Ahmed, Minister for Youth and Sports Telecom operators in Ghana are changing the face of sports in the country, since the liberalisation...

Number Portability fails Ghana as telcos rip-off customers

LAWRENCE SEGBEFIA The desire of mobile telecommunication companies in Ghana to increase their subscriber base through the Mobile Number Portability (MNP) project is secretly breeding...

Telcos, VAS operators commended for surviving the Dumsor storm

The Network of Communication Reporters (NCR) has lauded the telecom operators and their value added service (VAS) partners for surviving the power crisis and...
Franklin Cudjoe

Why ICH Project Stinks – IMANI’s Views

Franklin Cudjoe, the Founding President & CEO of IMANII Ghana has given some answers which the Alliance for Accountable Governance (AFAG) is seeking from...

Interconnect Clearing House In Danger: NCA and TELCOs sued!

The MP for Obuasi West, Hon Kwaku Kwarteng, together with Mr Elijah Adansi-Bonah, the Research Director of Development Data (a policy research organisation) has...

NCA is killing telecom business in Ghana – IMANI

IMANI Ghana, a policy Think Tank has indicated that the National Communications Authority is involved in dubious, exploitative and manipulative policies which is affecting...

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Mobile telephony in Africa is over 60 percent

Telecommunication Companies operating in sub-Saharan Africa could easily help to introduce banking services to the unbanked population through their collaboration with financial institutions, Albert Essien, Group Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Ecobank Transnational...