#Cititrends Episode 15: Ghanaian tech lobbyists vrs Paying the right fees for government services

Olla and welcome to a new week of #CitiTrends. The most profitable companies across the world are technology companies. From the Apples to the Googles to the Amazons, these companies are driving economies. Yet, they all started out as startups, small companies, which had a conducive atmosphere to grow. There are several technology companies in …

#CitiTrends Episode 14: Quarter 2 Review of Trending Technology Issues

It was a great show as host of the trending section of #CitiTrends, Mawuli Tsikata joined in to look back at the second quarter and share ideas on what lies ahead in the coming months. The show looked at the May 2015 interview with Alex Agjei Bram, CEO of SMS GH, and his take on the mobile …

#CitiTrends Episode 13: Surviving June 3 and beyond and Being Apple spellbound

Another week is here and we get chatty about technology on #CitiTrends. On June 3, after several hours of rain, several parts of Accra were flooded. There was an explosion that happened around the Kwame Nkrumah Circle that took the lives of over 150 people. All through the disaster period, it was clear that technology …

Counting our Losses – The day after Accra floods

I will be emotionally scared for life. I know that. I never doubted that. However, i needed to tell this story. It is my duty. My responsibility to chronicle these events. I did it with pride. Watch this video and let it cause you to act. Let us stand today against this irrational posturing from …

#CitiTrends Episode 12: Microsoft in Africa & Tech in the Movie space

Another week and something brand new to bring you. #CitiTrends this week we look at Microsoft. The company has for several years been considered the number one software maker around the world. Its operating system, Windows, has been the default operating system a lot of people, especially in Africa. Over the last couple of years, …