Tuesday , 16 January 2018

BUSINESS & TOURISM

MTN Ghana launch broadband services

Thought Leadership Session at the Fibre to the Home Broadband launch

MTN, Ghana’s leading Telecommunications Company in voice and data services has launched its fibre broadband service in Accra. MTN Fibre Broadband service provides high-speed internet access and can facilitate live streaming of online TV channels or Video on Demand, home and office automation including security services, among others. Speaking at the event, Deputy Minister for Communications, Mr. George Andah said ... Read More »

MTN takes coverage to rural communities across Ghana

Rural BTS Site deployed at Banka in the Ashanti Region

Ghana’s leading telecommunications company, MTN Ghana, has extended its coverage of wireless mobile telephony to include 130 underserved and unserved communities in nine regions across the country as part of the roll out for 2017. The regional breakdown of the new cell sites is as follows: Ashanti          –  16 Brong Ahafo   –  22 Central          –  24 Eastern         –  16 Northern       ... Read More »

MTN Ghana signs a GH₵510 million syndicated loan facility

Mr. Modupe Kadri, Acting CEO of MTN Ghana, Mrs. Pala Asiedu Ofori, MTN Head of Commercial Legal & Company Secretariat and some Board members of Ecobank at the signing ceremony

MTN, Ghana’s largest telecommunications service provider has announced the signing of a GH¢510 million cedi syndicated loan facility. The syndicated loan facility arranged jointly by Ecobank Ghana Limited and Ecobank Development Corporation (EDC) will be used to finance MTN Ghana’s infrastructure expansion and working capital needs across the country. The GH¢ 510 million facility with five years tenor is made ... Read More »

MTN Ghana awards outstanding Mobile Money agents

MR. ELI HINI GENERAL MANAGER OF MTN MOBILE FINANCIAL SERVICES AND MR. ABUBAKAR MOHAMMED GENERAL MANAGER OF SALES AND DISTRIBUTION PRESENTING OVERALL BEST MOBILE MONEY AGENT AWARD TO M

Ghana’s leading Telecommunications Service Provider, MTN, has presented awards to its exceptional mobile financial services’ agents at the maiden edition of Mobile Money Agents Awards Night. The awards night was held to celebrate Mobile Money agents in the Eastern, Volta, Greater Accra and the Brong Ahafo Regions who have demonstrated high levels of professionalism in executing their duties in providing ... Read More »

McDan CEO installed Development Chief of Ada

McDan installed development chief

The Ada Traditional Council on Saturday installed the Group Chairman of McDan Group of Companies, Dr Daniel McKorley, as Development of Chief of Ada, in the Greater Accra Region. Dr McKorley, a native of Ada was installed under the stool name Nene Koranteng Kabu I at the 80th Ada Asafotufiami held at the Ada Presbyterian Park. His installation ceremony involved ... Read More »

PHOTOS: 2017 Ada Asafotufiami festival thrills

chiefs at Lenobinya on Friday

The 2017 Ada Asafotufiami festival is happening live in Ada right now and thanks to our big boss, Godwin Alorgbey, we have been able to garner some videos and pictures of what’s going on in our homeland. We promise to bring you more highlights of events as they proceed including Miss Asafotu as they happen especilaly on our Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/Adacommunityonline/ ... Read More »

MTN donates towards 2017 Asafotufiami festival

MR PRINCE NYARKO, REGIONAL SALES MANAGER FOR GREATER ACCRA PRESENTING THE ITEMS TO NAANA KABUKUOR DAGOJO DUMAALEY I, PARAMOUNT QUEEN OF ADA

MTN, the leading mobile telecommunications company in Ghana, has presented a cash cheque of GHS7,000.00, airtime worth GHS1, 000.00 and drinks hamper to the Ada Traditional Council in support of the celebration of the 80th Asafotufiami festival. Apart from the donation, MTN will also support with the organisation of the Durbar of Chiefs and People of Ada, the Ada Royal Walk and music celebration ... Read More »

From Ada fort to Ada–Foah: The Europeans in Ada

Ada fort2

History has it that the Dutch were the first to open trade between Europe and Ada. In other to make their trading process very easy, they decided to put up a trading post. Their attempt to put up a trade post in Ada delayed because the leadership was undecided. The delay took the Dutch to the 16th century before they ... Read More »

Vice-President Bawumia commends visiting MTN Group Chairman and CEO

Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia in a hand shake with MTN Group Board Chairman, Phuthuma Nhleko

MTN Group Board Chairman, Mr. Phuthuma Nhleko and other MTN officials paid a courtesy call on the Vice President of Ghana, His Excellency Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia. The visit was part of engagements planned for MTN Group Board members during a working visit to Ghana. A delegation of 25 MTN Group Board Members, Senior Executives and supporting staff convened in Ghana ... Read More »

Fishermen Association protest against attacks on members by illegal vigilante group

Ada fishers clash

The Concerned Greater Accra Region Canoe Fishermen Association headquartered in Sege, the capital of Ada West District have petitioned President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to save their members from what they describe as attacks by a vigilante group formed by the Minister for Fisheries and and Aquaculture Development, Miss Elizabeth Afoley Quaye. According to them, the Minister has illegally formed ... Read More »