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Most of Ghana MPs yet to register SIM cards

Most Parliamentarians are yet to register their SIM cards almost one year after the National Communication Authority (NCA) made it mandatory for all to do so by June this year. Information available to Adom News says an exercise to that effect was started last week but was suspended owing to …

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EZCOM introduces Toshiba satellite C660 and Pro C660 laptops

EZCOM International, the official Toshiba Distributor in Ghana, has announced immediate availability of new lineup of Toshiba Satellite C660 and Satellite Pro laptops. A statement issued on Friday and copied to the Ghana News Agency said the sleek, portable and affordable devices were the ideal working tools for busy professionals …

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Tigo to introduce 3G service in March

Millicom Ghana, operators of Tigo Cellular Network, is to roll-out a 3G service to its subscribers in March this year, Mr Anthony Dadzie, Northern Regional Territory Manger of Tigo, announced on Friday. The 3G is a mobile phone service that enables subscribers to send and receive data, as well connect …

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Use Internet to boost academic knowledge – DCE

The District Chief Executive (DCE) for Afigya-Kwabre, Mr Kwaku Oppong-Kyekyeku Kaakyire, has urged students to take advantage of the internet to boost academic performance. He, however, cautioned against its use for crime, pornography and other negative activities. Mr Oppong-Kyekyeku was speaking at the launch of a special education programme by …

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Vodafone to introduce Webbox for Internet in Ghana

Vodafone will soon introduce in Ghana a device that can be used to connect to the Internet using the television set. The device known as the Vodafone Webbox, is an innovation developed specifically for customers in emerging markets, where technology and cost barriers often exclude many from enjoying affordable, ready …

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Tigo, Alcatel-Lucent introduce mobile advertising in Ghana

Millicom Ghana, operators of the mobile service Tigo together with Alcatel-Lucent introduce mobile advertising in Ghana. The service which has gone through a testing phase is now being opened up to all of Tigo’s subscribers. The personalized mobile advertising service is the first in the country, according to a press …

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Mobile network congestion to worsen unless there is growth in broadband – ITU

The International Telecommunications Union (ITU) has warned that if action is not taken to fast-track the growth of mobile broadband, mobile phone users would face worsening network congestion. The ITU says the current bad situation of network congestion which subscribers are experiencing, will continue and eventually get worse. According to …

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Government implements Maths, Science and Technology scholarship scheme

The government has started implementing a Mathematics, Science and Technology Scholarship Scheme (MASTESS), as part of the national effort to enhance the study of science and mathematics. This was announced by Ms Sherry Ayittey, Minister of Environment, Science and Technology, on Monday at the launch of the website of the …

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Vodafone, Airtel clash over brand colours

Vodafone Ghana has expressed concern about the white-on-red brand colours of Airtel Ghana, but the latter insists on maintaining their brand colours even though it conflicts with that of Vodafone. Chief Executive Officer of Vodafone Ghana, Kyle Whitehill said Vodafone was concerned about the confusion Airtel’s brand colours are creating …

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Tigo launches three new products

Millicom Ghana Limited, operators of Tigo network has launched three innovative products to benefit its subscribers. The three products are the Tigo Family Care Insurance, Tigo Facebook phone and Tigo Ads. The Media and Advertising Manager of Tigo, Mr. Enoch Tetteh Quaynor-Vanderpuye told journalists that the Tigo Family Care Insurance …

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