#CITITRENDS SO2 E18: Fake Phones and your Life

unknownAnother great week of technology conversations all wrapped in one great show.

Derek B. Laryea who is the head of Research & Communications at the Ghana Chamber of telecommunications joins me to discuss the advent of fake mobile devices even as original phone manufacturers continue to struggle to get it right (Samsung note 7 Batteries Exploding, iPhone 7 AirPods).

Ammishadai Ofori and Jeffery Sarpong get you up to date with the latest trending topics from the world of tech plus some mobile apps for your smartphone.

All this and more on the show. Press play and enjoy.

#CitiTrends So2 E17: #CitiTrends Debate Chapter 1

citi-trendsFinally, its here. The much awaited #CitiTrends Debate and what a way to kick it off.

Snapchat vrs Instagram Stories, which platform is better!

In the Blue corner and speaking for Snapchat, is a final year student of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology who specialises in blogging, graphic design, photography and a bit of social media consultancy & marketing. He is Alex Tackie (@alextackie).

In the Red corner, we have a Corporate Communications practitioner at the Volta River Authority who specialises in corporate communications and marketing communications. He is Nathaniel Ekue Mensah (citizenmensah).

We get some updates on Innovation Week 2016 which is happening at the Ghana-India Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence in ICT between the 12th and 16th of September with Ernie Ofori (@ernieofori).

Jeffrey Owuraku Sarpong and Ammishaddai Ofori present the Apps segment and the Trending segment respectively.

#CitiTrends S02 E16: Twitter and Ghana Politics

Politics#CitiTrends is back with another great show this week where we get all political, with a touch of the technological and social.

The Associate Director at TNS Public Affairs: Political and social research, Nicola Marsh (@Nicknaa) did some research on the political discussions in Ghana on Twitter and the issues there in. She tackles issue such as what political figures are present on social twitter, how developed the political discussions are in Ghana, and how engaged Ghanaians are on twitter, plus so much more. You can email her on nicola.marsh@tnsglobal.com for more details.

Ammishadai Ofori (@qubammish) and Jeffery Owureko Sarpong Jeffrey (@JeffreySarpong) have the Trending and Apps segments of the show sorted and the rest is a great show on radio.

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#CitiTrends S02 E15: Social Media Ban, Or Not?

soshal-meja-banWe are back!

Yes we are back with another great conversation on technology.

On the show today, we hear from Kwame Ahiagbenu from Penplusbytes (@penplusbytes) as he makes a case against a social media ban.

Ammishaddai Ofori of Flippy Campus and Jeffrey Owuraku Sarpong also bring us up date with the top technology related stories of the week and some apps to get your phone busy.

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#CitiTrends S02 Ep14: Communications 101 for tech startups

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Dziffa Ametam and Ammishaddai Ofori. I am just there smiling.

A great show by all standards once again. Such a great way to start of the week.

On the show this week, we had a communications fellow at the Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology. She is also the founder of dziffa.com which is an online marketplace for authentic Afrocentric goods. She is Dziffa Ametam (@dziffagh). She talked about Communications 101 for tech startups.

Ammishaddai Ofori of Flippy Campus and Jeffrey Owuraku Sarpong also bring us up date with the top technology related stories of the week and some apps to get your phone busy.

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