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Kenya becomes the second African country to roll out 5G

Kenya becomes the second African country to roll out 5G

Mobile network operator Safaricom has launched a 5G network in Kenya. This makes it the second country in Africa to roll out the technology to customers, according to GSMA, an organization representing mobile network operators…
Ghana to intensify robotics in schools

Ghana to intensify robotics in schools

The government is working to convert the Mamfe Methodist Girls School into a robotics school. In an interaction with CODERINA, a charity that helps to promote and strengthen coding and STEM skills among African students…
ExxonMobil Ghana and partners support capacity development of maths educators

ExxonMobil Ghana and partners support capacity development of maths educators

The ability to deploy the most appropriate pedagogies to make the teaching and learning of Mathematics an exciting and interesting experience, remains the bane of many a Math teacher. This, amongst others, has been cited…
Novel coronavirus circulated undetected months before first COVID-19 cases in Wuhan, China

Novel coronavirus circulated undetected months before first COVID-19 cases in Wuhan, China

Using molecular dating tools and epidemiological simulations, researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine, with colleagues at the University of Arizona and Illumina, Inc., estimate that the SARS-CoV-2 virus was likely circulating…
Ghana records 2 new Covid-19 variants; experts call for immediate action

Ghana records 2 new Covid-19 variants; experts call for immediate action

A cancer research company, Yemaachi Biotech has identified two new variants of the Covid-19 virus which they say is of much concern. In a Twitter post, they revealed that the two variants, B.1 and B.1.525…