29. September 2022
September 7, 2022

Meta has announced the launch of ‘Creators of Tomorrow‘, a new campaign that celebrates emerging talents from around the world who are inspiring a new movement of creative content online. The campaign spotlights creators in Sub- Saharan Africa from East Africa, Southern Africa and Francophone Africa. The selected Creators of Tomorrow are breaking out amongst […]

September 1, 2022

Nuclear technology has been incorporated into the country’s power generation mix, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has announced. He said the move was in consonance with the global collective commitment to the sustainable availability of power and the peaceful exploitation of nuclear energy for the benefit of citizens to enhance rapid industrialisation and propel economic […]

August 26, 2022

Gamers looking to buy a new console face a price rise if they want a Sony PlayStation 5, but not if they choose a Nintendo Switch. PS5s will cost an extra £30 in the UK, with EU consoles going up by €50 (£42) and Canadian consoles by CAD $20 (£13). Sony is increasing its console […]

June 7, 2022

Minister for Communications and Digitalisation, Ursula Owusu Ekuful has assured that the provision of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Centres for the learning of engineering and technology skills will provide hope for the basic schools benefiting from the ongoing Girls in ICT training programme. The STEM Education project is an initiative by the government […]

May 31, 2022

The Deputy Minister of Communications and Digitalisation, Ama Pomaah Boateng, has charged basic school pupils to pursue ICT for global positioning. Speaking at the mentorship session of the Girls in ICT event in the Ahafo region, Mrs. Pomaah Boateng affirmed government’s resolve to support students pursuing STEM/ICT programs. “Traditional businesses are being modernised in this […]

May 25, 2022

Researchers at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) have set up an artificial intelligence hub, which is aimed at addressing the numerous developmental challenges facing the country. The areas include agriculture, health, and transportation, among others. Speaking to Citi News, Prof. Jerry John Kponyo, the principal investigator and the scientific director of the […]

May 9, 2022

The Internet Society Ghana (ISOC Ghana), in collaboration with the West African Internet Governance Forum (WA IGF), will host the West African Internet Governance Forum in Ghana after a two-year virtual event. The theme for the 2022 edition, ‘Digital Sustainability: Data Innovation for post COVID recovery’, seeks to promote Internet Governance issues in West Africa through […]

October 21, 2021

The government of Ghana has entered into an agreement with international technology firm, Google, to incorporate the country’s GPS address in its mapping system, the Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has said. The agreement was reached after a technical evaluation by Google to certify Ghana’s addressing system. Disclosing this at the opening of the YouthConnekt […]

July 1, 2021

Ghana has been ranked 3rd behind Mauritius and Tanzania, with a score of 86.69% in the Global Cybersecurity Index (GCI) of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU). According to the 2020 Global Cybersecurity Index (GCI) report of the ITU, Ghana’s current score on the metric shows major progress from the previous ratings in 2017 and 2018 […]

June 11, 2021

Government will co-operate with Global leading ICT Company, Huawei Technologies, to offer various training programmes, especially in ICT skills to over 10,000 Ghanaians. This includes government officials and civil servants, students and professionals by 2024 to boost the country’s ICT talent pool whilst facilitating government’s digital transformation agenda. This was revealed when a Huawei delegation […]

April 1, 2021

Since its operation in Ghana, Huawei has undertaken several initiatives to contribute meaningfully to the development of ICT in Ghana. Through its Tech for All Campaign, Huawei has undertaken several initiatives to nurture Ghana’s ICT talent pool. Launched in 2015 and 2017 respectively the Huawei Seeds for the Future Programme and the ICT Academy Initiative […]

February 6, 2021

IT Consortium, Ghana’s number one ranked FinTech in the Ghana Club 100 in collaboration with Axis Pensions Trust has launched RemitPlus. The product, RemitPlus is designed to allow Ghanaians have access to value added financial services such as pension’s contributions whenever they receive international remittances. Other value offerings that come with RemitPlus include an embedded […]