Mobile Penetration in Africa Hits 80pc

[Business Day] THERE are currently 960 million mobile subscriptions across Africa – an 80 percent penetration rate among the continent’s population. Internet penetration is at 18 percent with 216 million internet users, according to the latest Jumia mo…

[Business Day] THERE are currently 960 million mobile subscriptions across Africa - an 80 percent penetration rate among the continent's population. Internet penetration is at 18 percent with 216 million internet users, according to the latest Jumia mobile trend report for Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Information Minister Swears-in Advisory Board

[Ghana Govt.] An eight-member Advisory Board that will ensure the smooth-running of the various agencies under the Ministry of Information (MoI) as well as advise the Ministry in the alignment of its plans and programmes to enable the Ministry meet its…

[Ghana Govt.] An eight-member Advisory Board that will ensure the smooth-running of the various agencies under the Ministry of Information (MoI) as well as advise the Ministry in the alignment of its plans and programmes to enable the Ministry meet its mandate, has been sworn-in.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

We Must Market Ghana, ‘The Ghanaian Project’ – Information Minister

[Ghana Govt.] The Minister for Information, Hon. Mustapha Abdul-Hamid has called on key agencies under his Ministry to play a leading role in marketing the country to investors especially “The Ghanaian Project” globally.

[Ghana Govt.] The Minister for Information, Hon. Mustapha Abdul-Hamid has called on key agencies under his Ministry to play a leading role in marketing the country to investors especially "The Ghanaian Project" globally.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Three Get 15years – One 24 Years for Armed Robbery, Murder

[LINA] The Presiding Judge of Criminal Court “B” at the Temple of Justice in Monrovia, Geevon Smith, has sentenced three men to 15 years imprisonment and one other to 24 years for armed robbery and murder.

[LINA] The Presiding Judge of Criminal Court "B" at the Temple of Justice in Monrovia, Geevon Smith, has sentenced three men to 15 years imprisonment and one other to 24 years for armed robbery and murder.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

West Africa Telecom Body to Hold Annual Meeting in Monrovia

[LINA] The Liberia Telecommunications Authority (LTA) will host the general annual meeting of member states of the West African Telecommunications Regulators Assembly (WATRA) in Monrovia.

[LINA] The Liberia Telecommunications Authority (LTA) will host the general annual meeting of member states of the West African Telecommunications Regulators Assembly (WATRA) in Monrovia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ex-Kuwaiti PM Admitted Into Order of Knighthood of Pioneer

[LINA] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has admitted the former Prime Minister of the State of Kuwait, Sheikh Nasser Aln Mohammed, Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, into the Most Venerable Order of the Knighthood of the Pioneer of the Republic of Liberia.

[LINA] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has admitted the former Prime Minister of the State of Kuwait, Sheikh Nasser Aln Mohammed, Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, into the Most Venerable Order of the Knighthood of the Pioneer of the Republic of Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

EU Trains 30 Cbrn Local Experts in Industrial Risks Prevention

[LINA] About 30 participants from government ministries, agencies and industries have been certificated after completing a week-long training in industrial risks prevention and preparedness for response to hazardous chemical incidents in Liberia.

[LINA] About 30 participants from government ministries, agencies and industries have been certificated after completing a week-long training in industrial risks prevention and preparedness for response to hazardous chemical incidents in Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Bishop Wants Youth Remain Steadfast in ‘The Things of God’

[LINA] The Founder and Bishop of the Faith and Victory Church. on the Somalia Drive, Dr. Michael A. Cooper, is urging youth in the country to maintain their stand in the things of God during their youth days.

[LINA] The Founder and Bishop of the Faith and Victory Church. on the Somalia Drive, Dr. Michael A. Cooper, is urging youth in the country to maintain their stand in the things of God during their youth days.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

MOH Official Wants Journalists Harp On Immunization

[LINA] An official of the Expanded Program on Immunization (EPI) at the Ministry of Health has called on local journalists to help create awareness on the immunization program to help reduce vaccine preventable diseases.

[LINA] An official of the Expanded Program on Immunization (EPI) at the Ministry of Health has called on local journalists to help create awareness on the immunization program to help reduce vaccine preventable diseases.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia