Ghana opens cyber security operations centre for banks

The project was undertaken by Virtual InfoSec Africa, a Ghanaian information security company, in collaboration with the Central Bank.
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ADC to construct new 10 MW data centre in Ghana

Backed by US development fund, the new facility will be built in Accra with the first phase is scheduled to be completed within 12 months.

Deal Source Africa launched to bridge business funding gap

Deal Source Africa platform connects investors with businesses through virtual Deal Rooms and the platform’s Deal Officers facilitate the connections.

Ghana launches electronic tax clearance platform

The introduction of the digital platform by the revenue authority signifies government's commitment to its digitalisation agenda.
Mar 30, 2023

MTN Ghana to construct $25m multi-purpose ICT hub

The ICT Hub will sit on 4 000 square metres of land and provide 200 000 people with ICT skills and generate over 100 000 jobs.

Exclusive: How Uber is empowering women in Africa

Uber is changing this paradigm by providing a platform for women to become flexible entrepreneurs and earn money on their terms says Marjorie Saint-Lot, Head of Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire, Uber.
Mar 16, 2023

Ghana’s unpopular MoMo tax hits Botswana’s Letshego hard

Letshego Group’s mobile loan book decreased by 26% year-on-year , as result of an unpopular tax imposed on mobile money transfers in Ghana.
Mar 15, 2023

Tech talent crunch hits East and West Africa, new study reveals

Over 90% of organisations in the two regions say the need for tech skills has increased in the past 12 months and the trend will continue this year.
Mar 13, 2023

MTN Group reports 2022 runaway success, bumps dividends

The mobile operator reported an expansion in return on equity to 23.4% and a 10% increase in the dividend to 330 cents per share in full year results 2022.
Mar 13, 2023

Marcin Waligora joins MTN Group to head software division

Waligora will be responsible for defining, developing and executing MTN’s software engineering programme to accelerate the pace of Ambition 2025.
Mar 8, 2023

Fintech Cross Switch granted approval to operate in Ghana

The fintech will use its payment technology infrastructure to digitise merchant payments, collections and disbursements for ecommerce, and remittances.

MTN Ghana adds 3m subscribers to cement market position

MTN Ghana added 3.3 million subscribers and invested GHS2.1 billion in total capex in current reporting period.
Feb 28, 2023

MTN, Huawei target rural areas with affordable internet access

The two companies will deploy an affordable connectivity solution, RuralStar, in Ghana, which provides online access to remote and rural communities.