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Ghana Places 9th On Global Social Media Rankings

March 18, 2019 
 
Millions of Ghanaians may on a daily basis complain about lack of employment opportunities and economic hardships.
 
But despite the fact that they complain of economic hardships and lack of employments, they certainly are not idle on a daily basis but are actually able to raise the resources needed – internet data, smartphones, computers – to keep themselves active on the internet, particularly social media.
 
This has earned Ghana the 9th position globally in terms of hours spent on social media.

Forbes8 App Launched

A Deputy Minister for Communications, Hon. Vincent Sowah Odotei, has advised entrepreneurs to invest in knowledge in the era of digital revolution to grow wealth as government creates an enabling environment to promote business.
 

Inauguration of the Ministerial Advisory Board

The minister for communications, Mrs. Ursula Owusu Ekuful has announced the roll out of a number of E-transform projects aimed at improving the efficiency of public service delivery and changing the way government functionaries provide services.
 
The project which seeks to achieve a total digitization of selected government businesses is part of the agenda to transform the economy electronically.
 

Test Transmission on DTT Platform to begin in First Quarter of 2019

Minister for Communications, Ursula Owusu Ekuful has announced that transmission on the Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) platform will begin in the first quarter of 2019. 
 

Communications Minister delivers Ghana's Policy Statement at the ITU Plenipotentiary Conference 2018

 
On behalf of the Government and people of the Republic of Ghana, I also extend our appreciation to the Government of the United Arab Emirates for hosting the 2018 ITU Plenipotentiary Conference.  We thank you for the warm welcome and the kind hospitality accorded to me and my delegation since our arrival in this smart Dubai city.
 

Minister for Communications Delivers High Level Statement at ITU PP-18

The Honourable Minister for Communications, Honourable Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, has today delivered a High level Statement on behalf of the Government of Ghana at the Plenipotentiary Conference of the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) being held in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
 

Climax of the 2018 Cyber Security Month Awareness Celebration

The President, Nana Addo Danquah Akufo  –  Addo says plans are far advanced to ratify the convention on cybercrime adopted by some countries of the United Nations including Ghana.
 
Being the third African country to sign on since its adoption, the law after ratification will guide the country to develop strategies to fight cyber attack. It will also help the country set up a cyber security academy as well as a National Cyber Security Authority to oversee the operations of all agencies in the digital value-chain.
 

Whale Cloud and Alibaba Partner Ghana on Innovative City Development

Hangzhou, China, October 10th 2018 - Whale Cloud (rebranded from ZTEsoft) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Republic of Ghana on innovative city development at the headquarters of Alibaba Group. Mr. Ben Zhou, CEO of Whale Cloud, and Mrs. Ursula Owusu Ekuful, Minister for Communications of the Republic of Ghana, signed the MoU on behalf of each party.
 

National Communications Authority Governing Board Fully Completed

The last member of the Governing Board of the National Communications Authority was sworn into office on Friday 5th October, 2018 at the Ministry of Communications in Accra.
 
The Minister for Communications administered the oath of office and the oath of secrecy to Mr. Alex Bannerman, the Deputy Executive Secretary of the National Media Commission as a member of the board.
 

American Tower Corporation and MoC Open Day Event Collaboration

Sixty two (62) selected girls who participated in this year’s Girls-In-ICT programme held in the Ashanti region in May have arrived in Accra on 1st October,2018. They will pay a two-day visit to the American Tower Corporation (ATC) where they will be paired with female ATC engineers to enable them gain understanding of the practical application of ICT as well as the operations of ATC.
 

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