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Ethiopia blames technical problem for internet, phone network blackout

Ethiopia's telecom monopoly, Ethio-Telecom, on Thursday blamed "technical problem" for a nationwide internet and phone network blackout earlier this week. In a...

Cybersecurity Awareness: “Be mindful of whatever you share online” – Students told

Students of three regions in the middle belt namely Ahafo, Bono, and Bono East have been sensitized on the dangers of cybercrime and the...

Youth urged to take precautions against Cyberattacks

The youth have been advised to activate all relevant safety precautions when using the internet so as to avoid breaching protocols on internet safety....

Skills development,Internet needed for Africa’s sustainable growth

AfricaCom is synonymous with the coming together of great minds, the generation of new ideas and the showcasing of innovation. This year,...

Businesses Receive Education on Universal Acceptance of Internet Domain Names

The Internet Society (ISOC) Ghana Chapter and the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) have educated businesses and other entities on Universal...
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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...
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Laurence Fox Cautions His Children on Social Media and Other Horrifying Things Online

The 40-year-old actor-and-musician has two sons, Winston,10, and Eugene, six, with his ex-wife Billie Piper and he has decided to take responsibility for his...
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The Internet is not really my thing – Pete Davidson

The 'Saturday Night Live' star - who recently deleted his Instagram account after sharing a worrying post in December that implied he felt suicidal...

O’lay Original Sets New Standards With His Single ‘Majesty’

The Ghanaian reggae and dancehall scene is about to experience the touch of another talented art, O'lay Original. His latest single, 'Majesty' has taken many...
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Parents Warned of Internet and Social Media Dangers

The Head of Service of the Federation, HoS, Mrs Winifred Oyo-Ita on Monday said that the modern-day attachment to computers can interfere with family...

BCC Finds Way Into Inject Dynamism In Broadband Policy

The Broadband Communications Chamber (BCC) will hold a stakeholders’ forum to initiate public dialogue on how to overhaul Ghana’s five-year old Broadband policy and...

MOYA Network Joins in the lower prices bid with other internet providers

The CEO of Moya Network, a submarine cable capacity provider created by seasoned Pan-African ICT professionals, Carrey Phillips has stated that the network will...
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MTN Ghana Begins Month Long Internet Awareness Campaign

MTN Ghana has kick-started the seventh edition of its iFest initiative, an annual month-long internet festival to create awareness about the internet. The iFest highlights...
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Authorities In Togo Shut Down Internet Services

Security forces in Togo have beaten and fired tear gas at largely peaceful protesters late last night. Internet services have been blocked by the...

MTN Ghana Unveils Internet Awareness Exercise

MTN Ghana has launched the Seventh Edition of its i-Fest initiative, an annual month-long Internet festival to drive awareness about the internet. The i-Fest celebration...

Africa has the slowest internet speed standards – GBSL

Internet speed in Africa still lags behind in global standards, data from a Global Broadband Speed League (GBSL) has revealed. It would take more...

Importance of Exploiting Ghana’s Tourism Potential Through Internet

The Internet is a global network that links all computer devices together, allows transmission of information and facilitate communication. This is the textbook definition....

2 charged for exposing nude photos of an actress

A beautician who out of jealousy splashed her boyfriend’s ex-girl friend nude pictures on the internet has appeared before an Accra Circuit Court. Chantel Nunekpeku...

Internet connectivity restored in Southern and Central Somalia

The Federal Government of Somalia in collaboration with the owner of the fiber-optic cable has successfully restored Internet and data services to South and...

2019 elections: Online campaign needs to be regulated

In the build up to the Osun West by election, PDP and the ruling party heavily utilized the social media to boost their chances...

Senegal launches modernised administration procedures

The ADIE (the state agency in charge of the information technology policy) has formalized today the dematerialization of two procedures of the urban planning...

Sage launches Payroll innovative invoicing services in Nigeria

Sage, the market and technology leader for integrated accounting, payroll & HR and payment systems, today announced that Sage One Payroll and Sage One...

One of Internet Forerunner Robert Taylor Has Died

One of the founding fathers of the internet, Robert Taylor, has died. While working at the Pentagon in the 1960s, he instigated the creation of...

Scrapping US Iternet Privacy Law Causes Tension

US internet service providers will soon no longer need consent from users to share browsing history with marketers and other third parties.On Tuesday the...

Couples Wedding ‘Guest’ Gets The Internet Buzzing

In a scene that looks like it was ripped from a romantic comedy, a beluga whale has upstaged the bride during a wedding ceremony...

Magic’s Biyombo, Trail Blazers’ & others For 2nd NBA Game in Africa

The National Basketball Association (NBA) and the National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) announced today that NBA Africa Game 2017, the NBA’s second game in...

Donald Trump Mocked on Social Media With Doctored Images

Opponents of US President Donald Trump know he has responded to comments about the size of his hands before. Now, some internet users have gone...

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...

Over one million people in Papua New Guinea to get access to internet

A rural telecommunications project in Papua New Guinea (PNG) will give 1.2 million people access to the internet, the World Bank has announced. ...

MTN To Launch App For Streaming African Movies

The AMGO app is a video-on-demand solution that allows users to conveniently stream and download the most current African movies on their mobile smart...