Source: blogs.state.gov RISE I first heard of the Robotics Inspired Science Education “RISE” initiative in Ghana from an acquaintance and I must admit, shamefully, it was the first time I had heard about it. For me, knowing that senior high school students in Ghana were taken through programming sessions was exciting enough for me to share with my audience. Last year in October,.
On July 24th 2012, the death of Ghana’s President, John Evans Atta Mills was confirmed by the Chief of Staff. This announcement sent the social media engagements of people living in Ghana and Ghanaians , sky-rocketing. Starting with the letter which cleared all doubt of the 68 year old man’s demise. The letter had been shared by thousands of people on Facebook and twitter. Twitter’s.
Nokia has today announced NAMCO BANDAI will fully support the recently launched Asha Touch devices, having more than 20 arcade classic titles available to be downloaded through Nokia Store. The new devices were launched just last month and bring a colourful range of great experiences designed for young, urban and aspirational consumers Available through Nokia Store as of today, the agreement.
I have been blogging since 2008 and must admit creating content (original content) online is a process which requires discipline, commitment and some exposure. I have two blogs of my own and contribute to other blogging networks on regular basis. I still would say, keeping up with blogging is an exercise which required a lot more than just having ideas in your mind, publishing them, is the.
This year, Mashable celebrated its 3rd social media day in over 280 cities across the globe. These cities of course included the city of Accra which is slowly catching up on the Internet race. BloggingGhana, Ghana’s biggest association of bloggers and social media enthusiasts held a social media day at the Meltwater Incubator to discuss the topics below; In all the, physical event saw.
Nokia today confirmed their participation and support as the platinum sponsor for the first ever DEMO Africa to be hosted in Nairobi, Kenya in October this year. The newest addition to DEMO’s Global Launch Program, DEMO Africa 2012 will provide the most innovative new and established companies from across Africa the opportunity to launch their products on stage at this high profile.
BarCamp Tamale 2012 is a free networking event bringing people together for a day of discussion, demonstrations and dialogue about Tamale, Northern Ghana and beyond. BarCamp Tamale 2012 follows last year’s November 26 event at the Tamale Polytechnic in Tamale, Ghana. This year’s edition will be held on July 14 with venue TBD. The theme is “Accelerating Development: Key Stakeholders.
Formed in 2008, the Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology (MEST) has grown to attract lots of attention from both local and foreign parties. This small community of tech entrepreneurs and trainees located in Accra, Ghana, organizes Guest Lectures 4 times a year and churns out software entrepreneurs yearly. MEST held its 2nd session of Guest Lectures on the 8th and 9th of June this.
Nokia has today taken another step towards connecting the next billion consumers by unveiling the Asha Touch family of mobile devices, taking the full touch experience to new price points. The three new phone models – the Nokia Asha 305, Nokia Asha 306 and Nokia Asha 311 – further expand the successful Asha family, first introduced in October 2011. Today, there are 10 Asha devices.