GE Oil & Gas announces $850M order with Eni and partners for Offshore Cape Three Points Block, Ghana

By Edward Tagoe | On Tuesday, March 17th, 2015 - No Comments »

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); March13, 2015 – GE (NYSE:GE) Today announced the booking of an $850 million order across its Oil & Gas business for the supply of equipment to the Offshore Cape Three Points (OCTP) block, Ghana. This order incorporates both turbo machinery and subsea elements, with the first shipment planned for Q4 2015. Further shipments. 

Ghana 1000 Consortiumand Shell enter into exclusive negotiations for LNG supply to the Ghana 1000 Power Project

By Edward Tagoe | On Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 - No Comments »

LNG can potentially lower the cost of power in Ghana by up to 35 percent when compared to power generated from light crude oil. The ability to import LNG into Ghana will provide the country with much needed fuel security, flexibility and diversity. March 09, 2015, Accra, Ghana: Co-lead developers General Electric (NYSE: GE) and Endeavor Energy and partners Eranove and Sage Petroleum haveagreed. 

GE Completes Installation of Mobile gas Turbines for Port Harcourt Refinery

By Edward Tagoe | On Friday, March 6th, 2015 - No Comments »

GE’s Trailer-Mounted Aeroderivative Gas Turbines to Provide Port Harcourt Refinery with Uninterrupted Power to Overcome Local Grid Outages  Project to Use Locally Trained GE Engineers to Support Operation  PORT HARCOURT, NIGERIA — March 1, 2015—With more industrial facilities using distributed power technologies to ensure a reliable energy supply and increase productivity, General. 

Lumia 535 – Microsoft Mobile’s first phone launched in Ghana

By Edward Tagoe | On Tuesday, January 13th, 2015 - No Comments »

  For some Lumia users, Christmas wasn’t over yet even as at 10th January 2015. Microsoft Mobile Mangers came to town to reward some of its loyal consumers and media associates. At this same event over the weekend, Microsoft launched the Lumia 535 at the Osu Oxford Street Mall in Accra. This is the tech giant’s first launch after acquiring Nokia Mobile in 2014. The event. 

The Lumia 535

By Edward Tagoe | On Tuesday, January 13th, 2015 - No Comments »

With the Lumia 535 now launched in Ghana, mobile users can have a taste of the smartphone experience at an affordable price. The phone runs the Windows Mobile OS and this comes with all the apps under the Microsoft umbrella. Apps such as Skype, Microsoft Office, One drive (15 GB free space is available when you purchase the Lumia 535) and access to the Microsoft Apps store which gives you. 

Microsoft Lumia to take 3 couples to Singapore

By Edward Tagoe | On Thursday, December 11th, 2014 - No Comments »
Microsoft Lumia Singapore Trip

What better place to spend the New Year (2015) than the beautiful South-Eastern Asian country of Singapore, home to the world’s most attractive tourist sites? With just some few weeks to Christmas, Microsoft Lumia, is offering beautiful and exciting Singapore to Ghanaians on a silver platter through its “#MakeItHappen” promotion, running now till the end of December. With just a ‘selfie’. 

Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology receives $20.8M scholarship from the MasterCard Foundation

By Edward Tagoe | On Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014 - No Comments »

Higher Education in Africa has been given another boost by the MasterCard Foundation, one of the biggest muscles supporting education on the continent. The Foundation has spread its support to reach West, East and South African Universities with an $86.6 million funding. The beneficiary schools include Ghana’s very own Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and  Technology which will. 

Why we love selfies

By Edward Tagoe | On Thursday, November 27th, 2014 - No Comments »
Nokia Lumia Selfie

Selfies or self-portraits have been with us at least since the invention of the pinhole camera. You can take that as an exaggeration, but the truth is the selfie craze is not a new phenomenon, dating back to 1839 when Roberto Cornelius, a pioneer photographer took the earliest known selfie. At that time, you probably need to place a giant camera the equivalent of a regular size cement block. 

Removal of import duties on smartphones will not increase smartphone penetration. This is why!

By Edward Tagoe | On Thursday, November 27th, 2014 - 2 Comments »

Mobile phone penetration is high in Ghana. However smartphones form only 15% of this penetration. Communication is shifting from voice to data and mobile data is projected to grow 6.3 times between 2013 and 2018. It is being proposed that in order to increase smart phone penetration, and in line with Government’s policy of bridging the digital divide within the country, import duties on. 

How to fix the Whatsapp problem on your Nokia X, Nokia X+ and Nokia XL devices

By Edward Tagoe | On Thursday, June 26th, 2014 - 24 Comments »
Nokia X

Since June 9th, some owners of Nokia’s first set of android devices, Nokia X and XL have had the “device not supported error” each time they try to launch the popular chat application, Whatsapp. Although Nokia is working closely with Whatsapp to permanently resolve this issue, there are some few temporary measure one can take to resolve this issue.  Earlier this month,. 

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