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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…
WHO clears way for dispatch of Covid-19 vaccine to Africa

WHO clears way for dispatch of Covid-19 vaccine to Africa

The World Health Organization (WHO) has approved two versions of the Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine for emergency use, clearing the way for the vaccines to be shipped to African countries through the Covax scheme. Covax is…
World Science day and vaccines

World Science day and vaccines

World Science day celebrated on every 10 November to mark Science for peace and development was celebrated this year with an online roundtable to share ideas for improving links between science and society aimed at…
Communicating Science: A Global Perspective

Communicating Science: A Global Perspective

Originally posted on GhScientific Ghana on September 15th 2020. A new book ‘Communicating Science. A global perspective’ will be launched today Tuesday 15 September.   It includes a chapter on Ghana. The book documents the global…
Celebrating Black Geniuses

Celebrating Black Geniuses

Originally posted on GhScientific Ghana on September 28th 2020. I have always been fascinated about the history of science. Learning about the personalities who developed the scientific breakthroughs that we are enjoying now is not…