Sunday, May 27, 2018

Iburst launched in Ghana

I attended the official launch of Iburst in Ghana, a few minutes ago. I'm blogging about this event from the premises of busyinternet here in Accra, where it was launched. Would be...

MTN Callertunez and Glo Mobile Blackberry

Telecom giant MTN is known across the continent as a big/smart player in the mobile telecommunications industry. They are very innovative and always at the front edge of introducing the latest...

iBurst in Ghana

iBurst, a mobile broadband internet service has been introduced to Ghana. The new service which will be launching on the 12th of June 2006 will initially cover Accra.* The proponents of iBurst...

MTN in Ghana and Cellular Telephony in Senegal

I got the following text in my email yesterday, from someone I know. My reply follows the text. According to "Northern African Wireless Communications" Feb./March 2006, the "combined revenues" for the two...

Tigo goes to Ghana

Speculation time is over. It's now official; Mobitel/Buzz GSM is now tiGO. Millicom Ghana Limited, operators of the tiGO network in Ghana, have also confirmed that the company would soon launch a...

Buzz GSM rebranded tiGO

On 24th February 2006, I speculated: Ghana’s Buzz GSM to go GPRS? Well, the cat is out of the bag. Not only is Mobitel Ghana unleashing mobile Internet, they have rebranded thier...

Ghana’s Buzz GSM to go GPRS?

I dare speculate on the fact that Buzz GSM (Ghana) could soon upgrade its current GSM network to General Packet Radio Service (GPRS). GPRS is a technology that allows the transmission of...

Audio Streaming on Mobile Africa

Audio streaming has now been enabled on Mobile Africa.

LIVE presentation to a class in the School of Mass Communications, Virginia Commonwealth University

I just delivered a LIVE presentation to a class in the School of Mass Communications, Virginia Commonwealth University, USA.

Competition amongst cellcos in Ghana (Case study – Areeba)

Areeba has again lower its call rates.