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Nigeria’s economic hub starts construction of new light rail to improve connectivity

Nigeria's southwest state of Lagos on Thursday held a groundbreaking ceremony of a new line of an ongoing light rail construction project that...
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Government committed to affordable, reliable voice and data connectivity

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said the government is committed to ensuring that every Ghanaian, irrespective of tribe, religion, location, or identity has...
UK Ghana business council

UK-Ghana partnership to improve connectivity, access to infrastructure

The United Kingdom-Ghana partnership has mobilised funding and expertise to improve connectivity and access to infrastructure. A statement issued by the British...
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Wolrd Bank approves 750 million USD loan to boost transport, digital connectivity in Kenya

The World Bank said on Wednesday it has approved an 81.3 billion shilling (about 750 million U.S. dollars) loan to help improve the movement...

Ericsson, UNICEF in partnership to map school Internet connectivity in 35 countries

Swedish telecom company Ericsson and the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) announced a global partnership Wednesday to help map school Internet connectivity in 35...

IATA, AfDA agree to boost aviation in Africa

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and the African Development Bank (AfDB) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to establish a framework for...

ITC finds ways to improve transparency, connectivity in Value Chains

The International Trade Centre (ITC) today unveiled Sustainability Map a new online gateway connecting businesses and producers that will help pave the way towards...

Rwanda advised to avail internet cost reduction to improve connectivity

The cost of internet capacity globally has been going down significantly which should enable Rwandan end users to enjoy advantages in terms of affordable...

Upper East: Poor Internet Connectivity Slows SHS Admissions

Poor internet connectivity in the Upper East Region is delaying the admission process of first year Senior High School (SHS) students in the region. At...
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BRICS Members Priorities Infrastructure Connectivity

An improved connectivity is significant to promote BRICS cooperation and has brought benefit to the people in the five countries, business representatives from BRICS...

IsDB engages stakeholders on sustainable development in Geneva

The Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Group organized an event on “Promoting Connectivity for Sustainable Development”, on the sidelines of WTO’s Aid for Trade Global...
Carting small commodities, clothing and other goods, China-Europe Railway Express No. X8024 (Yiwu-Madrid) trundled out of Yiwu West Station on May 13, 2017, a day before the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation kicked off. It was embarking on the 1,000th trip along the railroad freight line this year. A total of 612 more trips have been seen this year, up 158% compared with the same period last year. (Photo by People.cn)

Belt and Road initiative on trade links unveiled to enhance economic stance

The Belt and Road cooperation initiative on trade connectivity launched by China together with some 60 countries and international organizations on May 14 have...
Belt and Road

China to unveil B&R collaboration campaign on trade links

Chinese President Xi Jinping said Sunday that China will launch Belt and Road cooperation initiative on trade connectivity together with some 60 countries and...
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Can Technology and Connectivity disrupt Insurance?

On my way to the Pinet eInsurance conference hosted in Lagos last week, I asked myself a question. What does insurance have to do...

Vodafone Ghana Invest In Affordable Communication

Vodafone Ghana has launched the Vodafone Fibre Broadband as part of the SuperNet initiative to bring speed to its cherished customers. The SuperNet initiative, launched...
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Rwandan president highlights private sector role in digital connectivity at WEF

Rwandan President Paul Kagame Thursday highlighted the vital role of the private sector in national digital strategy development at the ongoing World Economic Forum...
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Tigo Business inspires SMEs to take advantage of digital presence

At a meeting with various SMEs businesses in Accra, he revealed like most developing countries, Ghana’s SME market is a key factor in driving...

Development of economic corridor planned by China, Russia and Mongolia

The corridor aims to further boost regional collaboration by increasing transportation connectivity and economic cooperation in border regions. The plan was signedin Tashkent, the capital...

My Album Addresses Issues of Connectivity – Rocky Dawuni

Ghanaian reggae artiste, Rocky Dawuni has said his Branches of the Same Tree is an album of empowerment towards solving gaps which have been...

Google Releases New Updates On Android Wear Smartwatch

The Android Wear smartwatch platform continues to evolve, and in the latest update from Google, it looks like we’ll be seeing a lot more...

Eutelsat New-Generation Satellite to provide Africa’s needed broadband

Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) today unveiled the next step in its broadband strategy for Africa with the order of a new-generation High Throughput...

ReSound introduces hearing aid systems to aid disabled people

ReSound continues to bring consumers the most innovative solutions, superior sound quality, and connectivity to make life sound better for people living with hearing...

Airtel’s Lucy Quist wins CIMG Marketing Woman of the Year

Director of Airtel Ghana, Ghana's telecom brand of the year, Lucy Quist has been crowned Marketing Woman of the year at the Chartered Institute...
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Nii Moi Thompson rallies support for National Plan

In as much as the 40-years development plan by the National Development Plan Commission (NDPC) is in play, a series of consultation is expected...

Tigo improving network coverage and data connectivity across Ghana

Chief Technical and Information Officer of Tigo, Ron Reddick. Tigo Ghana is injecting 24 million dollars into 140 new cell sites across the country. The...

Four South Asian countries signed motor vehicle transport deal

Four South Asian countries - Bangladesh, Bhutan, India and Nepal Monday signed a motor vehicle transport deal in Bhutanese capital Thimphu to enhance trade,...

Thousands Of Kenyans To Get Electricity Under Sh34b Project

Kenya Power Company Chief Executive Officer Ben Chumo In the first phase of the Last Mile Project, thousands of Kenyans, who had applied for power...

Global Eagle Entertainment Partners SES

Global Eagle Entertainment Inc, a worldwide leading provider of content, connectivity and digital media solutions to airlines, and satellite operator SES today announced a...

Alcatel-Lucent and MTN Nigeria to boost connectivity in Africa

Alcatel-Lucent is opening up Africa?s most populous nation to the benefits of ultra-broadband connectivity by launching a superfast, 100 gigabit-per-second fiber-optic network with MTN...

Philippines Gets Mobile Satellite Connectivity From SMART

Thuraya Telecommunications Company, a leading Mobile Satellite Services (MSS) operator is working closely with their Service Partner,?SMART Communications, to facilitate relief efforts in the...