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    Samsung Announces Galaxy S9 Launch With Focus on “Reimaged” Camera.

    Samsung has started sending out invites for the Unpacked event this year, where it will take the wraps off the Galaxy S9. They might end up looking a whole lot like last year’s flagship Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+, but Samsung has a fresh new flagship duo ready to...
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    Listen To This Podcast About African Art By Sharon Obuobi

    Ghanaian arts writer and curator, Sharon Obuobi just launched a podcast: In Studio With Sharon Obuobi to stimulate open-minded conversations on African arts. Sharon Obuobi is a Ghanaian art writer and curator of modern & contemporary African art. She just launched a podcast series, titled In Studio With Sharon Obuobi, which will...
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    5,000 South African Programmers To Be Trained Between 2018 – 2022

    The US Bureau of Labour Statistics forecasts that employment of software developers/programmers is projected to grow 24% from 2016 to 2026. Software developers or computer programmers are in high demand in a range of industries, including computer systems design, electronic product manufacturing, and finance. It is estimated that in...
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    Danish Safe Delivery App launched to combat infant mortality in Ghana

    Danish Safe Delivery App launched to combat about 30,000 infant mortality rate in Ghana due to complications related to birth and pregnancy. Every year 30,000 infants lose their lives due to complications related to birth or pregnancies – and this is in Ghana alone. A new application for smartphones...
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    Over a billion sub-Saharan Africans to be connected online by 2020

    Projection: Mobile broadband internet users in sub-Saharan Africa expected to increase to 1 Billion by 2020 according to GSM Association reports. Africa currently has 419 million people connected to the internet via mobile broadband. This number is estimated to hit 1.07 billion by the end of 2020. These figures were...
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    Kirusa Launches New Konnect Portal For Enterprises In Ghana

    Kirusa launches its Konnect Portal in Ghana to enable enterprises to drive customized flash call marketing campaigns. Kirusa, a global leader in communication solutions over data networks for consumers and enterprises, today launches its Konnect Portal in Ghana to enable enterprises to drive customized flash call marketing campaigns. With...
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    First-Ever Blockchain Technology Conference Underway in Accra, Ghana.

    Ghana to host the first-ever Blockchain Conference under the theme: “Blockchain technology for development” on Nov 16, 2017, in Accra. The financial technology industry is underway and is showing no signs of slowing down anytime soon. In recent weeks there has been a great deal of buzz surrounding one...
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    Konnect Africa Brings SmartWiFi to Rural African Communities

    The Eutelsat-owned satellite broadband service provider, Konnect Africa has unveiled a new hotspot service, SmartWIFI to bring digital opportunities to Africans. Konnect Africa, the Eutelsat-owned satellite broadband service provider, has unveiled SmartWIFI, a new hotspot service, as part of its ongoing commitment to bring digital opportunities to Africans. This new...
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    Digital-Only Bank Startup, Zazu has Raised £200,000 From Seedrs.

    Zazu raises £200,000 through crowdfunding platform Seedrs to launch a digital-only bank in Africa Zazu, which began at the Ignite Accelerator as an e-commerce platform for farmers has raised over £200,000 for a 7.51% equity at a pre-money valuation of £2.5m to build a digital-only bank in Africa, bringing financial inclusion to millions. Co-founded by Perseus Mlambo –...