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TECHNOLOGY

Meet The First Person To Use Phone In Ghana.

Mobile telecommunications are now a recognized success all over Africa and billions have been made by those who had foreseen its potential over poor landline infrastructures run by mismanaged public companies. The first cellular phone service in Ghana was initiated by Mobitel in 1992. In that year alone, 19,000 Ghanaians owned mobile phones. In 1998, the number of mobile phone users in the country increased to 43,000. In 2000, four companies competed for cellular customers and subscribers numbered 132,000. Within

  1 year ago ago
Meet The First Person To Use Phone In Ghana.

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Government's Theory: Some Ghanaians more important than other Ghanaians

The Ghana government is said to have taken over Airtel-Tigo, one of the telecommunication companies operating in Ghana.One of them, Tigo with its pioneering name MOBITEL, was the first mobile telephony company to have hit the shores of Ghana.It has gone through numerous phases, including take-overs before eventually partnering Airtel to attain the name AirtelTigo.

  8 months ago ago
Government's Theory: Some Ghanaians more important than other Ghanaians

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Nostalgic: In A Digital Era, A Throwback To Evolution Of Ghana's Mobile Networks. Which Did You Use?

In an era where there is a lot of talk about digitization and digitalization of aspects of our lives, the telecommunications industry in Ghana has and still continue to play a role and has evolved over the years. The Telecom Network took a new dimension in the 1990s with the introduction of the Global System for Mobile Network (GSM) to add up to the landline phone era of communication.

  2 months ago ago
Nostalgic: In A Digital Era, A Throwback To Evolution Of Ghana's Mobile Networks. Which Did You Use?

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

History of phones: See when Ghana started using phones and the name of the phone

The use of mobile phones has grown so fast than anyone could imagine.When phones were first brought to Ghana, it was only high profile people that were using it.But over a very shot period, phone usage increased at an unexpected rate.

  10 months ago ago
History of phones: See when Ghana started using phones and the name of the phone

TECHNOLOGY

Made in Ghana first phones. Check to know more

Mobitel The first cellular phone service in Ghana was initiated by Mobitel in 1992. In that year alone, 19,000 Ghanaians owned mobile phones. In 1998, the number of mobile phone users in the country increased to 43,000. It's now increasing. RLG officials are however, confident the brand will be successful. He said, the company’s biggest strength is its local presence and an after sales service to support the one year warranty on the phones. According to officials, the company has already entered into

  1 year ago ago
Made in Ghana first phones. Check to know more