‘Help us to get our movies on Amazon, Netflix’ — Martha Ankomah appeals to NFA

One of the most respected actresses of our time Martha Ankomah has called for assistance from the National Film Authority (NFA) in getting Ghanaian movies onto major streaming platforms like Amazon and Netflix. The National Film Authority on Wednesday, March 20, 2024, organized the inaugural Film Investment Breakfast Meeting at the Movenpick Ambassador Hotel. The […]

US state bans children under 14 from social media

Children under 14 will be barred from joining social media in Florida from next year. Signed into law by governor Ron DeSantis, the legislation directs social media firms to delete the accounts of under-14s. Children aged 14 and 15 will also need parental consent before signing up for platforms like Instagram and Snapchat. Companies who […]

Google to delete records from Incognito tracking

Google has agreed to delete billions of records and submit to some restrictions on its power to track users, under the terms of a proposed legal settlement. The deal aims to resolve a class action lawsuit brought in the US in 2020, which had accused the tech giant of invading people’s privacy by collecting user […]

mPharma harnesses AWS Cloud to revolutionize healthcare delivery across Africa

mPharma has embarked on a transformative journey to enhance access to medicines and primary healthcare services across Africa. Through the seamless integration of innovative technology and a robust pharmaceutical supply chain, mPharma aims to revolutionize community pharmacies, ensuring life-saving medications reach those who need them most. The company’s groundbreaking platform equips pharmacies with virtual doctor […]

Slamm Foundation, ISC2 train women in cybersecurity to address industry’s diversity shortage

In a significant stride towards enhancing gender diversity in the tech sector, 20 women have graduated from the certified cybersecurity program by the Slamm Foundation and (ISC2). Despite the industry’s growth, women remain underrepresented, holding less than a quarter of the cybersecurity workforce, and underscoring a persistent gender gap in this critical field However, there […]

Bolt enhances safety measures in Ghana with new trip-monitoring features

Bolt, the leading on-demand mobility platform in Africa, continues its steadfast commitment to safety with the introduction of two innovative safety features: Trip Monitoring and Driver Alerts. These enhancements underscore Bolt’s ongoing dedication to ensuring the safety and security of both drivers and passengers, further solidifying its position as a reliable transportation solution provider.  The […]

The Gambia: The Smiling Coast of Africa

Are you looking for a destination where you can not only enjoy the warm sun, a nice beach, delicious food, and the most beautiful palm trees, but also get to know new, special cultures, traditions, and eating habits???Then the Gambia “The Smiling Coast of Africa, is definitely a country you want to visit! Whereas The […]

Tour Operators Union of Ghana wraps up 15th nationwide tour with ‘Journey to the West’

The Tour Operators Union of Ghana (TOUGHA) has concluded its 15th nationwide tour, dubbed, “Journey to the West,” aimed at unravelling the hidden gems of Ghana’s Western Region. From March 20th to 23rd, members embarked on a voyage of exploration, discovering the region’s rich cultural heritage and scenic landscapes. “This tour marks another milestone in […]

Labadi Beach Hotel showcases sustainability initiatives at ITB Berlin

Labadi Beach Hotel, recognized as one of Ghana’s premier five-star establishments, proudly highlighted its commitment to sustainability and growing international tourism presence at ITB Berlin 2024. George Ayisi, Head of Sales, expressed enthusiasm for the invaluable networking opportunities and productive interactions facilitated by the event. Ayisi remarked: ”This year marks our second year of coming […]

Bureaus sell $1 at GH¢13.65, GH¢12.86 on BoG interbank as of March 27

Note that these rates may differ at a forex bureau near you. Our forex bureau rates are provided by Afriswap Bureau De Change in Osu, Accra. The Interbank forex rates from the Bank of Ghana today, March 27, 2024, have shown that the Ghana Cedi is trading against the dollar at a buying price of 12.8558 and a selling price […]