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Airtel beneficiary wins best practices award

Airtel beneficiary wins best practices award

Food for All Ghana Campaign, a food wastage and food recovery project by Chefs for Change Ghana Foundation in partnership with SAVE FOOD, (an FAO Global Initiative for the reduction of food loss and wastage) has been recognized with an award for “Best Practices” by the Government of Dubai.  Read More

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Airtel funded biogas plant wins regional award Airtel funded biogas plant wins regional award Airtel has received regional recognition for the CSR Initiative of the year nearly a year after ...
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Fairscape Precinct recognised for excellence, innovation and technology  Fairscape Precinct recognised for excellence, innovation and technology Botswana Development Corporation’s headquarters, Fairscape Precinct, has been awarded two Fulton Awards by the Concrete ...
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Dimabi School renovated By Tigo Shelter 4 Education project Dimabi School renovated By Tigo Shelter 4 Education project Tigo Ghana has presented its fourth school block to the management of Dimabi Nursery and Primary ...
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Saturday 15 Aug

Tigo Rwanda and Reach for Change launch the Changemakers Hub

RWANDA
Tigo Rwanda and Reach for Change have launched the Changemakers Hub. This hub, located at the Tigo Headquarters in Muhima, will provide office space and resources for applicants and current Digital Changemakers.»
Thursday 13 Aug

Airtel provides Kakamega police with free Internet

KENYA
Airtel has connected Kakamega Police County Headquarters to the internet for free.»
Thursday 13 Aug

Airtel employees mentor Kinder Paradise Home students

GHANA
Airtel Ghana, has organized a motivational mentorship seminar for students of the Kinder Paradise Home at Prampram near Accra.»
Wednesday 12 Aug

ContinuitySA donates computers to school

BOTSWANA
ContinuitySA’s Botswana office has rescued the technical impasse that affected Masa Primary school in Gaborone’s phase two suburbs. This is the third such school to get the donation from the organisation and it’s partners in recent months. »
Wednesday 12 Aug

Obeng Yaw L/A School benefits from Tigo’s Shelter 4 Education project

GHANA
Obeng Yaw, a community in the Upper West Akyem district of the Eastern region is the latest to benefit from Tigo’s Shelter for Education project. »
Wednesday 12 Aug

Vodafone supports deployment of SnooCode for Ghana Ambulance Service

GHANA
Ghana National Ambulance Service teams across the length and breadth of the country will now find it easy tracking the location of victims during emergencies using SnooCode’s “CodeRed” mobile application.»
Tuesday 11 Aug

MTN Foundation supports health campaigns in Cameroon

CAMEROON
The MTN Foundation in Cameroon has handed a considerable stock of medication and medical equipment to ASCOVIME to improve medical treatment provided to rural communities. »
Sunday 9 Aug

Kumasi set to host Tigo Yensor Nkoaa Grand finale.

GHANA
After 90 days of giving away generators, power banks, rechargeable lamps and power invertors, the Tigo “Yensor Nkoaa “ promo is inching closer to the grand finale.»
Saturday 8 Aug

Dimabi Community gets new school block from Tigo Ghana

GHANA
Tigo Ghana has presented its fourth new classroom school block with Headmaster’s office, Staff common room and a KVIP to management of Dimabi Nursery and Primary School in Tolon Kumbumgu of the Northern Region. »
Friday 7 Aug

Solar powered tablets for education: Akon Lighting Africa unveils its strategy in Benin

BENIN
Akon Lighting Africa has unveiled their long-term objective to use solar powered connected tablets to help drive education.»
Friday 31 Jul

US President hails Kenya for leading innovation in the region

KENYA
The US government has hailed Kenya for setting good example on how technology can change way of doing business. »
Thursday 30 Jul

SA’s Tshwane city WiFi upgrades to 15mbps and reaches unprecedented penetration

SOUTH AFRICA
The city of Tshwane, South Africa, has recently upgraded the maximum speeds on its Free WiFi network to 15mbps (megabit per second), Project Isizwe has confirmed. »
Tuesday 28 Jul

Obuasi MCE salutes Tigo Ghana Shelter 4 Education Initiative

GHANA
Tigo has donated new classrooms and facilities to the St Joseph R/C Primary School for special needs children. »
Monday 27 Jul

Gender disparity in tech industry worries MainOne

NIGERIA
MainOne’s Chief Executive Officer, Ms. Funke Opeke, has lamented the gender imbalance in the technology space.»
Saturday 25 Jul

Tigo Shelter4Education puts smiles on faces of Tupaa pupils

GHANA
Tupaa, a farming community within the Ga South Municipal Assembly in the Greater Accra Region, was presented with a new six-unit classroom block by Tigo Ghana as part of its Shelter 4Education project.»
Saturday 25 Jul

Botswana Ministry introduces e-nnovation

BOTSWANA
Botswana’s Ministry of Youth, Sport and Culture (MYSC) is developing ways of getting the local youth to chart the technology waters by coming up with programmes that allow the them to be innovative for the benefit of the nation.   »

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