At least both administrations are thoughtful about digital literacy and its relevance to our educational development. Computers have become a key resource in today's educational need yet a scarce one in developing countries as Ghana. The journey began with a dedicated program of the Better Ghana Agenda under President John Dramani Mahama.
It can be recalled that under the Mahama Led National Democratic Congress Party regime, laptops were distributed to teachers and certain students. The Laptops were assembled by a Ghanaian owned technology company known as RLG. RLG has become a household name so far as laptops and some other digital products were concerned at that time.
Freelance journalist Manasseh Azure Awuni has also expressed his views on Rosemond Brown aka Akuapim Poloo being sent to jail for 90 days for exposing her son under age to immortal acts on social media. Manasseh claim that when it comes to enforcing the law we are always selective that is the law favour others and go against others. Manasseh alleged in his write up that RLG and Zoom lion wasted millions of Ghana cedis through GYEEDA but today nothing has been done about it. He further stated that if Akuapim
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