Dr Edward Omane-Boamah, Minister for Communication, on Wednesday said government has planned to upgrade the Ghana-India Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence in Information and Communication Technology (ICT) to tertiary status, to help speed up the nation’s socio-economic development.
President John Dramani Mahama is the ninth most followed African President on Twitter, according a list compiled by East African-based social news website, Sahan Journal. He has the Twitter handle @JDMahama.
World mobile operators' group, the GSMA last week announced the launch of a £4.1 million mobile enabled community services (MECS) programme for developing countries.
The programme, funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID), leverages mobile technology and infrastructure to help improve access to basic energy and water services in under-served communities.