#CITITRENDS S04 EP 25: The future of Work – Are you Ready?

So, October 17 is the UN-designated International Day for the Eradication of Poverty and the World bank organised a session to discuss Africa’s Youth and the Future of Work. Being the moderator was incredible but I decided to piece together some of the really engaging discussions from the event into an episode of the show. The …

#CITITRENDS S04 EP 23: MAde in Kumasi: Skills Development, Innovation and Knowledge Sharing with Yaw Adu-Gyamfi

There has been a lot of chatter from the Ashanti Regional capital of Kumasi. Chatter that centres on technology and growth and innovation. There has also been a lot of chatter regarding the difficulties that technology entrepreneurs face. There has been a lot of conversation about how some of those problems can be solved. Yaw …

#CITITRENDS S04 EP 22: Building a digital reading culture + Q3 Technology Review

What a quarter this has been! So many gadgets, so many product announcements, so much drama and yet, so much more. On the show this week we did a review of the technology space for the quarter just gone by and what a session it was. Annie Nyamekye Dumashie (@dumashie3), Gagblezu Rebecca (@GagblezuR), and Lady Omega Hammond (@Loanah)  from Women …

Philip Ashon, Host of Citi Trends, wins Eva Lokko ICT Journalist of the Year 2018

Citi FM’s Philip Ashon has been adjudged the winner of the Eva Lokko ICT Journalist of the year at the MOBEX Africa Innovation Awards. The award is in recognition of Mr Ashon's contribution to technology literacy and African excellence in technology innovation. Organized under the theme, ‘Recognizing excellence in technology innovation’, the maiden awards ceremony …