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Cyber Security Law to be passed by June – Ursula Owusu

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Mrs Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, the Minister of Communications, has said that measures have been put in place for the enactment of a new...
Telecom industry

Telcos in Ghana underpaid taxes from 2015 to 2017 

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Minister of Communications, Ursula Owusu Ekuful has revealed that between 2015 and first quarter of 2017, government lost GHC300 million in VAT, Communications Service...
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Ghana saves US$1 million monthly after establishing a Telcos Common Platform

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Ghana has saved US$1.1 million monthly after mounting a Common Platform to monitor the activities of the telecommunications sector, Mrs Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, the Minister...

Ghana to incorporate COP provisions into it’s laws to protect children on the internet

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The Minister of Communications, Mrs. Ursula Owusu-Ekuful (MP), has indicated that, promoting access to the internet is one of the core missions of the...
AfricaCom and AfricaTech

AfricaCom Headliners feature Africa’s most prominent digital tech & telecoms thought-leaders.

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Over the past 20 years and more, AfricaCom has become synonymous with thought provoking content, diverse opinion and visionary insights. AfricaCom 2019...

Ghana To Migrate From Analogue To A Digital Stage

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The International Telecommunications Union (ITU) entreated governments worldwide to migrate from analogue broadcasting to digital by June 2015. A number of countries including some African...

Communications Minister Inaugurates A State-Of-The-Art Cyber Training Laboratory At KAIPTC

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Speaking at the official inauguration of a state-of-the-art cyber training laboratory at the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC) in Accra today Wednesday...
Kelni GVG

Minister gives telcos 48 ultimatum to fully comply with Kelni GVG

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The Minister of Communications, Ursula Owusu Ekuful has given telcos in the country 48 hours to fully cooperate with government’s Common Monitoring Platform (CMP)...

Ghana To Host The Second Africa Summit On Women And Girls In Technology

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Over 250 of Africa’s leading technology innovators will gather from October 9 - 11, 2018 in Accra, Ghana for the Second Africa Summit on...

National Girls In ICT Programme Launched

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The Minister of Communications, Mrs. Ursula Owusu Ekuful, (MP) and the Nkosuohemaa of Akyem Asuom, has underscored the need to bridge the gender gap...
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Kelni GVG Paid US$2.98 Million So Far – George Andah

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Deputy Minister of Communications, Nenyi George Andah has said that contrary to assertions that KelniGVG has been paid US$7.5 million, the company has been...
Adebayo-Shittu

Minister of communications Shittu is ready for a legal battle with media aide

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The recently escalating war of words between the minister of communications Adebayo Shittu and his former media aide Mr Victor Oluwadamilare has fueled increasing...

Minister of communications Adebayo Shittu bought 12 luxury homes within 25 months – Aide

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The Nigerian media is closely following the story of the minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, the main mouthpiece for the Buhari for second...
broadband

Broadband, telecom companies urged to co-build infrastructure

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Mrs Ursula Owusu Ekuful, the Minister of Communications, has called on broadband and telecom companies to build up a broadband infrastructure code to allow...
cyber crime

Ghana Losing Millions Through Cyber Crime

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Ghana is losing a whopping amount of between 30 to 60 million dollars through internet and other forms of cyber fraud, particularly as a...

20 Basic Schools Benefit From Ultra Modern ICT Center

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An ultra modern Community Information Centre (CIC) has been inaugurated at Amanfro, in the Okere constituency of the Eastern Region to provide practical lessons...
Ursula Owusu-Ekuful

Minister Advises Chamber to Reconsider Broadband Policy

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The Minister of Communications, Ursula Owusu Ekuful has asked the Broadband Communications Chamber (BBCC) to initiate public discussion on how to revamp the country’s...
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Residents Of Awutu Bontrase Calls On George Andah To Fulfill Promise

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The chiefs and people of Awutu Bontrase has appealed to the Government to provide them with potable water to save them from water-borne diseases. They...
Professor Mike Oquaye

Mike Oquaye To Lead Proceedings For Seventh Parliament

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Veteran politician, Professor Aaron Mike Oquaye, has been named the Speaker of Parliament of the Fourth Republic, parliamentary sources have disclosed. Prof. Oquaye, a distinguished...
Ghana Police

Mahama Ask Security Agencies To Arrest Vandals

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President John Dramani Mahama has directed the security agencies to deploy their officers across the country to arrest any person caught vandalising state property...
Dr. Omane Boamah

Minister assures of tight security ahead of elections

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Speaking at his turn of the meet-the-press series in Accra, he said Ghana should not grind to a halt because of elections. ...
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Minister assures of more jobs opportunities to be created

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Dr Boamah, speaking at the meet-the-press series in Accra, said financial clearance had been obtained and recruitment processes had begun for another 8,000 nurses. ...
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Media urged to avoid being selective in judgement debt issue

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He urged the media to do further investigations on the on-going “Woyome Judgement Debt Saga” and bring the outcome to their listeners and audience. ...
internet

Child Online Protection Committee inaugurated

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The committee includes representatives from government institutions, academia, youth sector, law enforcement sector, parents group, civil society organisations, telecommunications service operators and faith...
ONE OF THE INCUBATES DEMONSTRATING HIS WORK FOR MRS CYNTHIA LUMOR

MTN Foundation And Multimedia Incubator Center Promote Young Technology Entrepreneurs

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In a ceremony at GMIC/NITA office, eight initial incubates who have been selected for a two-year incubation program were outdoored. The ICT entrepreneurs were selected...
President Mahama

Government debunks bribery allegation levelled against Mahama

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A statement issued by the Minister of Communications, Dr. Edward Omane Boamah, stated that the vehicle was, as per established convention, converted to state...
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Government Sets Up Committee On Cybersecurity

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Dr Edward Omane Boamah, Minister of Communications explained that the project is to increase public- private- partnership in improving the nation’s cyber security. He said...

Nigeria seeks to attract more telecoms investors

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Minister of Communications Adebayo Shittu told Xinhua in Abuja that since more companies are coming on board in the telecoms sector, there will necessarily...

Ghana: Presidential Convoy In Another Accident; 4 Injured

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The incident occurred when the President, John Dramani Mahama was on his way to Agordake in the Volta Region to commission a pontoon, as...
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Ghana’s Foreign Minister Leaves For Israel To Deepen Bilateral Relations

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The visit is at the invitation of the Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, who also holds the portfolio of Foreign Minister. A statement signed by...