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Cyber Security

Tanzania’s communications regulator issues alert over cyber attacks

Tanzania's communications regulator on Monday issued an alert over cyber attacks, saying between 10 and 15 organizations based in the country have reported cases...
School Building

Nkwatia SDA Basic School appeals for ICT centre

Ms Paulina Obiyaa Kissi, the Headteacher of the Nkwatia SDA Basic School in the Eastern Region has appealed to the Ministry of Communication to...
Youth Ict

COVID-19: Gov’t urged to roll out ICT programmes to address job losses

Youth Rise International, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) focused on poverty eradication through education and decent work has called on the Government to as a...

Birim Central Assembly cuts sod for ICT centre

The Birim Central Municipal Assembly has cut sod for the construction of a 20 -seater Information Communication Technology (ICT) laboratory for cluster of schools...

COVID-19 strengthens case for teaching, using ICT -Ho MCE

Mr Prosper K. Pi-Bansah, Ho Municipal Chief Executive has said COVID-19 has strengthened the case to step up the teaching, application, and deployment of...

Teachers undergo training to improve teaching and learning

A total of 1,424 teachers have been trained under e-Transform Teacher Capacity Building project which started in February 2018 and is aimed at...

UNHCR donates educational items to Ampain Community School

The UNHCR-Ghana has supplied the Ampain refugees camp and community school in the Western Region with school furniture and e-readers worth ...

Egypt and Huawei plan ICT training for talented students

Egypt's Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research and Chinese corporation Huawei have discussed plans to provide training to develop the skills of Egyptian...
Greek Satellite

Iran’s home-made satellite Zafar ready for launch

The indigenous satellite Zafar has been delivered to Iran Space Agency (ISA) for launch, official IRNA news agency reported Sunday. "The satellite...

Make computer science core subject-Deputy Minister

Mr. Siaka Stevens, the Deputy Bono Regional Minister has advocated the need for the Ghana Education Service (GES) to make the study of computer...

Government commits to using technology to leverage on the digital drive

Mr Vincent Sowah Odotei, Deputy Minister of Communication has assured that government is committed to using technology to leverage on the digital drive leaving...

UN agency urges concrete actions as Africa hosts 21 of world’s 25 least connected...

African countries have been urged to exert concrete actions in promoting the Information Communications and Technology (ICT) sector as the African continent presently hosts...

Customs officers urged to improve knowledge in ICT

The Commissioner of Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA), Colonel Kwadwo Damoah (Rtd), has called on officers to acquire knowledge in Information...

KNUST donates 560 laptop computers to less endowed schools

The management of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology's (KNUST) has donated 560 pieces of brand new customised smart laptop computers to 74...

Africa Investment Forum ends with US$40.1 billion deals secured

The second Africa Investment Forum ended on a high note, Wednesday, with 56 boardroom deals valued at US$67.6 billion tabled - a 44 per...

Zambia calls for concerted efforts to address growing volumes of electronic waste

A Zambian government agency that regulates electronic communication products and services on Thursday expressed concern with the growing volumes of electronic waste (e-waste) that...

Over 1,000 Tanzanian teachers trained on ICT to propel industrialization

Tanzanian authorities have started to train 1,044 teachers on the use of information and communication technology (ICT) as an engine to propel the east...
digital skills

African countries urged to redefine Africa’s digital age narrative

African experts and policymakers on Wednesday called on African countries and pan African institutions to redefine Africa's narrative in the digital age in line...

Somalia launches unified licensing framework for ICT

Somali telecommunication industry regulator on Saturday officially launched a consultation process for the country's first licensing regime for the information communications and technologies (ICT)...

Communications Ministry empowers 980 girls in ICT in C/R

About 100 young girls from selected basic schools in the Central Region are benefiting from free Information and Communication Technology (ICT) capacity building training...
Empower GIFEC

GIFEC launches ICT programme for youth

The Ghana Investment Fund for Electronic Communications (GIFEC) and the United Nations Children’s Education Fund (UNESCO), has rolled out an Information and Communication Technology...
ICT sector

GTUC Takoradi campus receives new set of computers

Two Swedish companies based in Stockhom, CODELAB AB and AVIVA FINANS, have donated 30 laptops and 10 monitors to the Takoradi Campus of the...
Img Wa

All Is Set For The Maiden Child In Tech Conference Monday

The maiden CHILD-IN-TECH conference which is expected to create awareness and build capacity of children who use the internet across the country has been...
One-district, One-factory initiative

Ghana #SoNA2019: Prez announces 79 1D1F factories under construction/operation

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has disclosed that 79 factories under his flagship One District-One Factory programme are at various stages of construction and...

Best Teacher Encourages the Use of Phones in SHS

Mr Nicolas Mawunyo Gborse, the 2018 Most Outstanding Teacher, has appealed to the Government to consider lifting the ban on mobile phone usage by...
World Bank

World Bank Delegation gets briefed on Kumasi projects

Mr. Osei Assibey-Antwi, Kumasi Metropolitan Chief Executive (MCE), has affirmed the authority’s resolve to resort to the use of Information and communication Technology (ICT)...

Minkels Launches White Paper 10 To Stimulate The Use Of Energy-efficient

More and more data centre owners and ICT managers use the EN 50600 for setting up data centres and server rooms. The standard not...

Kenya seeks US$2.5 billion to roll-out broadband connectivity

Kenya's telecommunications industry regulator said on Monday it requires about 2.5 billion U.S. dollars for broadband connectivity across the country. Ngene Gituku, chairman of the...
Mrs Ursula Owusu-Ekuful (right) and Anne Berner signing the MoU

Ghana and Finland to Deepen ICT relationship

Mrs Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, the Minister of Communication, and Ms Anne Berner, the Minister of Transport and Communication in Helsinki, Finland, signed a Memorandum of...
Vice President Bawumia

With ICT Ghana’s Economy Will Be Envious One

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, has reiterated the Government’s unblemished desire to leverage on the potentials of information communication technology (ICT) to transforming the...