Category archives for: Internet

MainOne CEO Among Top 50 Influencers Transforming  Data in EMEA

Funke Opeke, CEO of MainOne

Lagos, Nigeria, June 10, 2017//– West Africa’s premier Connectivity and Data Center Solutions Company, MainOne has reinforced its commitment to building out West Africa’s Data Center capacity at the Data Center Africa Summit taking place at the DataCloud Europe 2017 conference in Monaco this week.

Ghana Code Day Introduces More Kids to the Digital World

Deputy Communications Minister, Vincent Sowah Odotei (wearing white)

Accra, June 1, 2017//- The 2016 co-winner for the Tigo Digital Change-makers’ competition, Ernestina Appiah, has organized a one-day coding session for over 400 school children drawn from basic and Junior High schools in the Greater Accra Metropolis.

Busy:  Second Phase of JUMP Portal Takes Off

Busy Jump Academy

Accra, June 1, 2017 – Busy has launched the second phase of its e-learning and social portal, JUMP. Branded JUMP Academy, the addition to the already exciting online educational portal sees the inclusion of audio-visual materials covering various academic and professional courses put together by experienced professionals and lecturers tailored to the local curriculum.

3 Nigerian Internet Fraudsters Jailed In US

The three Nigerian criminals

(L-R): Rasaq Raheem, Oladimeji Seun Ayelotan, Femi Alexander Mewase May 26, 2017//- Three Nigerian internet fraudsters who befriended many of their victims on dating sites have been handed down huge sentences by a Mississippi court after making tens of millions of dollars from their schemes.

Greater Investments to Drive Data Explosion in Africa Advocated


Lagos, Nigeria, May 20, 2017/ — Experts at the International Telecoms Week conference in Chicago, U.S have highlighted the need to accelerate investment in Africa to facilitate the continent’s broadband data explosion.

Truecaller Starts Rolling Out Its Ad Platform for Brands in Africa

Eyeing Africa for its next phase of growth – targeting local startups and global brands to scale its business Ted Nelson, Chief Commercial Officer at Truecaller LAGOS, Nigeria, 17 May 2017,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Truecaller, one of the leading communication platforms in the world, today announced that it will start rolling out its ads platform […]

Digital-skills-for-girls Initiative Sets Stage for Landmark Africa Code Week


Kigali, Rwanda,  May 12, 2017/- Digital skills development for African girls and women received a major boost at the first #eSkills4Girls Africa Meetup held ahead of the Transform Africa Summit in Kigali, Rwanda.

Busy 4G’s Innovative Product to Ramp up Its Customer Base

Linda Narh, Head of Marketing at Busy

Accra,  May 10, 2017/–When Busy, Ghana’s LTE provider of the Year, relaunched its brand last month it announced a range of innovative products that had been lined up for both existing and new customers.

Infograph: Ghana’s Key Digital Statistics Indicators


Google Calls for Policies to Enhance Internet Access in Nigeria


Google, an online search tool company, on Tuesday called on the Federal Government to formulate policies to deepen internet access by Nigerians.

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