Tag Archives: ICT

Glo Ghana Boasts 80% 3.5G Coverage

Glo Mobile, which launched in Ghana this month, says it can deliver 3.5G data coverage in over 80% of the country, making it the operator with the widest and fastest data network coverage in the country. The Chief Operating Officer of Glo Mobile Ghana, George Andah says Glo Mobile Ghana has invested in cutting-edge technology […]

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Ghana Market Women Get ICT Training

More than 100 women who run market stalls in Accra and the Eastern, central and Western regions were given a three-day capacity building workshop on the use of ICTs this month. The training was an initiative of the National Communication Authority, the Kofi Annan ICT Centre, ESOKO and Google Ghana. The deputy Minister of Communication, Ernest Attuquaye […]

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Nigeria Gets ICT Funding Firm

Buyright Africa, a new company  just launched in Nigeria aims to address the funding problem that stands in the way of greater ICT penetration across Nigeria by offering loans for the procurement of ICT projects. It appears to me though that they are also into consumer electronics products. Quite misleading their website.  BizTechAfrica

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Nigeria: The Report that will set the IT Sector back by 10 Years

The Oronsaye report (an 800-page compilation recommending scrapping of 38 agencies, merger of 52 and conversion of 14 to departments in ministries) that came as a shock last week has caused leading lights of the ICT sector to react. The report which recommended that The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) be scrapped and converted to […]

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Jigawa, Edo, Imo battle for ICT-driven State of the Year award

It has been revealed that Edo, Imo, Jigawa and Akwa Ibom states will jostle for one of the most keenly contested categories in the popular Titans of Tech Award, the “ICT driven State of the year award”. Biased me will want EDO to win this award been that’s where I’m from but cheers to the […]

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