• Survey Report: Does Ghana have a budding fake news problem?

    Nearly nine in ten (84%) of Ghanaian youth polled suggest that the rise of ‘fake news’ breaking out across their country and around the continent has impacted their ability to stay informed, according to the African Youth Survey (AYS). Commissioned by the South African-based Ichikowitz Family Foundation, the survey...
  • Qatar Airways To Launch 4 Weekly Flights To Accra Starting 29 September

    Qatar Airways is pleased to announce it will operate four weekly flights to Accra, Ghana via Lagos from 29 September 2020 becoming the fourth new destination launched by the national carrier of the State of Qatar since the start of the pandemic. The Accra service will be operated by...
  • EdTech startup, uLesson introduces library for Nigerian, Ghanaian JSS students

    uLesson is the first of its kind in Africa. An organisation that leverages best in class teachers, media, and technology to create high-quality, affordable and accessible education for African students. We have built a platform that helps students be the very best they can be - an app that...
  • Appruve Produces Report On Digital Onboarding Experiences Across Africa

    Many financial services claim to adopt an omni-channel approach but more often than not, the reality is that, whether the user is being onboarded via the website, mobile app, USSD or in-person (agent /banking hall), these channels are designed with inbuilt flaws, that needs constant optimization....
  • Mitigating COVID-19 through Innovation: Perspectives from Ghana

    Government has rolled out digital solutions to disseminate information and tackle the “infodemic” of false claims, including a 24/7 Coronavirus 311 Information Service helpline and WhatsApp chatbot. The Ministry of Health provides updates through the Ghana Health Service’s website. According to Amazon's web insights tool Alexa, internet traffic on...
  • Accra Digital Centre Launches Business Support Clinic for startups

    A Business Support Clinic (BSC) has been launched by Corporate Secretarial and Training Services in partnership with the Accra Digital Centre to help entrepreneurs and startups to grow their business. The Accra Digital Centre, in partnership with the Corporate Secretarial and Training Services, has launched a Business Support Clinic...
  • Bolt expands operations in Ghana with a launch in Sekondi-Takoradi

    Bolt ride-sharing services expand its operations in Ghana with a launch in the Western Regional capital, Sekondi-Takoradi. Ride-hailing service Bolt has significantly expanded its Ghanan operations by announcing the launch of services in Takoradi.  Bolt started operating in Ghana in 2017 in Accra, and with the launch of Takoradi,...
  • Facebook Celebrates Africa’s “Icons of Change” in Ghana.

    Facebook celebrates 40 young leaders, developers, entrepreneurs, and change-makers from across Sub-Saharan Africa at their “Icons of Change” event in Ghana. Facebook at the weekend brought together 40 young leaders, developers, entrepreneurs, and change-makers from across Sub-Saharan Africa, to a two-day event in Accra, Ghana, titled “Celebrating Icons of...
  • Mega Discount Store

    Mega Discount Store Ghana Introduces New Retail Shopping Experiences for Ghanaians.

    A Mega Discount Online Store in Ghana has introduced a new retail shopping experience for shoppers in Ghana. An e-commerce retailer in Ghana, Mega Discount Store that specializes in providing a large range of high-quality accessories home appliances, for mobile phones and electronic devices at competitive prices have expanded its...