Ghana's ‘Father of Internet’ Awarded 2015 ICANN Award

Prof. Nii Narku Quaynor, Chair of the Internet Society (ISOC) Ghana Chapter and Africa Internet pioneer has been awarded the 2015 ICANN Multi-stakeholder Ethos Award during the opening ceremony of ICANN 53 in Buenos Aires. Prof. Quaynor was recognized for his historical and current role in ICANN and the global Internet community. He was instrumental in establishing AFRINIC and AFNOG in Africa, and has been referr...

03 Jul 12:02 PM 0 Read More...

Google Empowers Collaborative Citizen Journalism with News Labs

Google today revealed details of a new project designed to power the world of journalism. News Labs is a joint venture between Google and a number of technology firms and entrepreneurs to make it easier to research and publish stories. It's something aimed primarily at major newsrooms and reporting outlets, but it also features tools that can help to power and promote collaborative citizen journalism. Th...

23 Jun 11:11 AM 0 Read More...

Ride-sharing Startup GoMyWay To Launch in Ghana

Nigerian ride-sharing service GoMyWay is planned to launch operations in Ghana, Kenya and South Africa. It works very much works like any other service of its kind just like - Lyft - the San Francisco-based ride-sharing service via smartphone. Whether you’re a offering lifts or looking for a ride, you have to sign up on the GoMyWay website and list the details of your journey. The app has a seat ...

18 Jun 3:43 PM 0 Read More...

Facebook's Internet.org Now in Ghana, Senegal, Tanzania & Zambia

In less than a year, Internet.org has brought more than 9 million people online and introduced them to the incredible value of the internet. People now have access to basic internet services including tools and resources for communication, health, education and local news. Following the launch of the Internet.org app in Tanzania and Kenya, Facebook has expanded its partnership with Airtel Ghana to bring the...

10 Jun 12:36 PM 0 Read More...

Participate in the First Ghana Education Debate Online.

The 2015 Future of Ghana pioneers present the online debate. Ghana is a nation on the lips of many across the globe as it comes to light that education statistics from an Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) report show our nation to be failing in its ability to maintain an average level of maths and science ability for students. Ghana was listed as the worst performing nation. Details ...

27 May 4:23 PM 0 Read More...
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