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Nigerian government plans price cut on mobile phones

The Nigerian government has said that it plans to reduce the cost of Internet-enabled mobile phones, in a bid to help more Nigerians have access to the Internet, according to lcoal media reports, citing Omobola Johnson, the country’s Minister of Communications Technology. But just how the Ministry plans to do that remains to be seen.

Ghanaian government receives $3.8 million grant from Rockefeller Foundation to help accelerate ICT job growth

The Rockefeller Foundation has announced a $3.8 million grant to the Ghanaian government in partnership with the World Bank to support the establishment of world class facilities that will attract IT and IT enabled firms, including Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) firms to Ghana and create jobs for Ghanaian youth. The grant complements the World Bank’s