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Wow photo of DJ Switch appears on giant billboard in New York Times Square

Wow photo of DJ Switch appears on giant billboard in New York Times Square

DJ Switch becomes latest Ghanaian face on New York Times' billboard
Bawumia ‘cries’ over high cost of internet services in Ghana

Bawumia ‘cries’ over high cost of internet services in Ghana

The vice president, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, has advocated for free internet services in Ghana. According to him, internet services come at a high cost, and it is therefore important for producers to consider doing something about it.

Bawumia ‘cries’ over high cost of internet services in Ghana
The first black African woman to conquer Mount Everest

The first black African woman to conquer Mount Everest

Africa's first black woman, Saray Khumalo, has successfully climbed to the top of Mount Everest which is the world’s highest mountain on Thursday May 16, 2019.

The first black African woman to conquer Mount Everest
First black female graduate in US university with PhD in Nuclear Physics

First black female graduate in US university with PhD in Nuclear Physics

With her latest achievement, Dr. Faridah Mokaya has become the first black female and mother to graduate with PhD in Nuclear Physic from the University of Connecticut, USA.

First black female graduate in US university with PhD in Nuclear Physics
Extinct species of bird called rail resurfaces

Extinct species of bird called rail resurfaces

A previously extinct species bird, the white-throated rail, has returned from the dead to recover the island it previously lived on while re-evolving itself back into existence.

Extinct species of bird called rail resurfaces
Sewerage Systems Ghana turns raw sewage into green electricity and charcoal

Sewerage Systems Ghana turns raw sewage into green electricity and charcoal

After over a century of dumping raw sewage into the sea, Sewerage Systems Ghana, an Engineering and Construction company is generating green electricity from raw faeces and turns the sludge into charcoal for communities.

Sewerage Systems Ghana turns raw sewage into green electricity and charcoal
Ghanaian startup Sesi Technologies wins 2nd place in US Department GIST competition

Ghanaian startup Sesi Technologies wins 2nd place in US Department GIST competition

Sesi Technologies, a Ghanaian Agritech company, has won 2nd place in the idea category in the GIST Tech-I Competition during the Global Entrepreneurship Conngress held in Bahrain from 15th to 18th April, 2019.

Ghanaian startup Sesi Technologies wins 2nd place in US Department GIST competition
1964 photo of Ghana's first female pilot surfaces and people tout her as brave

1964 photo of Ghana's first female pilot surfaces and people tout her as brave

Social media is lit and people are drooling after a photo of Ghana’s first female pilot, Melody Millicent Danquah, pops up in old fashion style.

1964 photo of Ghana's first female pilot surfaces and people tout her as brave
Farmerline CEO Alloysius Attah provides common platform for farmers to connect

Farmerline CEO Alloysius Attah provides common platform for farmers to connect

Young Ghanaians are making remarking waves worthy of praise and the latest is co-founder of Farmerline, Alloysius Attah, whose company is providing information and technology solutions to farmers in Africa.

Farmerline CEO Alloysius Attah provides common platform for farmers to connect
Meet 15-year-old excavator constructor who has hopes of building flying helicopter

Meet 15-year-old excavator constructor who has hopes of building flying helicopter

It is rare for young people to discover their talent early enough, but Hope Frank realized at a very early age that he could construct heavy machines including excavator and tipper with wood, syringe and drip set.

Meet 15-year-old excavator constructor who has hopes of building flying helicopter
Meet Moonsamy who made history as her Masters Thesis is converted into a PhD

Meet Moonsamy who made history as her Masters Thesis is converted into a PhD

A young student, Ghaneshree Moonsamy, pursuing a Masters degree in Biotechnology at the Durban University of Technology (DUT), achieved the extraordinary when her Masters thesis was converted into a PhD.

Meet Moonsamy who made history as her Masters Thesis is converted into a PhD
Photos of ultra-modern Pentecost Convention center leave Ghanaians awestruck

Photos of ultra-modern Pentecost Convention center leave Ghanaians awestruck

The 250 acre ultra-modern Pentecost Convention center (PCC) at Gomao Fetteh, Central Region, inaugurated in MAY 2013 appears to be the largest in the country.

Photos of ultra-modern Pentecost Convention center leave Ghanaians awestruck
3 outstanding Ghanaians feature in 2019 Global Wikimedia Summit in Germany

3 outstanding Ghanaians feature in 2019 Global Wikimedia Summit in Germany

Three Ghanaians have taken part in the 2019 Global Wikimedia Summit (WM Summit), organized by Wikimedia Deutschland in partnership with the Wikimedia Foundation in Berlin, Germany.

3 outstanding Ghanaians feature in 2019 Global Wikimedia Summit in Germany
Meet Amat Cama who won $375,000 for hacking Tesla 3 and other products

Meet Amat Cama who won $375,000 for hacking Tesla 3 and other products

A cyber security consultant and researcher, Amat Cama, has won a total of 375,000 dollars in cash after exposing bugs in the Tesla Model 3 car and other products in Vancouver, Canada.

Meet Amat Cama who won $375,000 for hacking Tesla 3 and other products
Tech-brain Gabriel Emmanuel develops world’s first AI portal; translates over 2,000 languages

Tech-brain Gabriel Emmanuel develops world’s first AI portal; translates over 2,000 languages

Africa’s rich cultural diversity is evident in its thousands of ethnic groups with each speaking different dialects and over 2,000 languages but this cultural diversity has caused communication barriers that often stalls social-ec

Tech-brain Gabriel Emmanuel develops world’s first AI portal; translates over 2,000 languages
Innovative minds: Joelle Eyeson and team thinking upgraded mud houses for the future

Innovative minds: Joelle Eyeson and team thinking upgraded mud houses for the future

While measures to address Ghana’s current housing deficit of two million units is still being established, young people are birthing innovative ideas to deal with the challenge.

Innovative minds: Joelle Eyeson and team thinking upgraded mud houses for the future
First open-heart surgery successfully performed outside Korle-Bu

First open-heart surgery successfully performed outside Korle-Bu

The Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation, Professor Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng, has led a medical team to successfully remove and replace a damaged mitral valve with an artificial one on a sixty-one-year-old m

First open-heart surgery successfully performed outside Korle-Bu
Meet the 3 Ghanaians who have launched software for optimizing waste management operations

Meet the 3 Ghanaians who have launched software for optimizing waste management operations

​Jumeni Technologies​, a Ghanaian-based software company specializing in cloud-based field service management solutions, has announced the launch of its flagship product for the waste management industry. Jumeni. YEN.com.gh news.

Meet the 3 Ghanaians who have launched software for optimizing waste management operations
US Embassy laments Ghana’s inability to recycle plastic waste

US Embassy laments Ghana’s inability to recycle plastic waste

According to the Embassy, more than 250,000 tonnes of all plastic waste generated in Ghana is dumped into the sea. This, the Embassy warned, could mean more plastic wastes in the sea than fishes by the next three decades. YEN.com.

US Embassy laments Ghana’s inability to recycle plastic waste
Meet the KNUST students who have developed gas leakage detector

Meet the KNUST students who have developed gas leakage detector

Level 100 Chemical Engineering student, Comfort Benewaa Osei Owusu, led the initiative. Together with her friends, Safianu Inunnarm and Barikisu Nasiru, both Geological Engineering students, she set to work after losing a friend.

Meet the KNUST students who have developed gas leakage detector
Man becomes billionaire after being denied US visa 8 times

Man becomes billionaire after being denied US visa 8 times

A China-born entrepreneur, Eric Yuan, who was denied visa by the United States of America government is now a billionaire. It was gathered that Yuan's family stock hit $57 million, based on Zoom’s IPO price of $36 a share.

Man becomes billionaire after being denied US visa 8 times
Ghanaian brothers successfully test their "homemade" aircraft in amazing video

Ghanaian brothers successfully test their "homemade" aircraft in amazing video

Two Ghanaian brothers have teamed up to build a small aircraft capable of flying short distances and are hopeful that with investor support, they could do a better and bigger work.

Ghanaian brothers successfully test their "homemade" aircraft in amazing video
Ghanaian excellence - 3 young women at KNUST build mosquito repellent robot

Ghanaian excellence - 3 young women at KNUST build mosquito repellent robot

A team of second-year students from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science Technology (KNUST) has constructed a robot that is expected to do the job of a mosquito repellent.

Ghanaian excellence - 3 young women at KNUST build mosquito repellent robot
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