Tuesday, January 31, 2023

NYA commends FOSDA, OXFAM for youth social media influencers training

The National Youth Authority (NYA) has commended Foundation for Security and Development in Africa (FOSDA) and OXFAM for training some selected youth to be social media influencers.  According to the Authority, the objective four of...

FOSDA trains 40 young persons as social media influencers

The Foundation for Security and Development in Africa (FOSDA) has trained selected 40 young people across the country on youth participation in becoming young social policy influencers. The youth participation training dubbed ‘Youth Policy Influencers...

50 tertiary ladies benefit from Huawei Seeds for the Future 2022

Leading ICT Company, Huawei Ghana has offered 50 outstanding Ghanaian tertiary ladies the opportunity to take part in its global flagship Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) program, “Seeds for the Future 2022”. The program which began...

Twitter boss Elon Musk told he’s ‘not above the law’

A US regulator says it is watching events at Twitter with "deep concern" after the platform's top privacy and compliance officers reportedly quit. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) said new chief executive Elon Musk was...

Facebook parent company Meta will lay off 11,000 employees

Facebook parent company Meta on Wednesday said it is laying off 11,000 employees, marking the most significant job cuts in the tech giant’s history. The job cuts come as Meta confronts a range of challenges...

Facebook owner Meta expected to announce major job losses

Facebook's parent company Meta is reportedly planning to begin large-scale lay-offs this week that will affect thousands of employees. US media reported at the weekend that the job cuts could be announced as early as...

MAX launches in Ghana

Leading mobility and technology company, MAX has announced its entry into the Ghanaian market with the appointment of David Hoyme as Director of International Growth and Expansion. Speaking at a sit-down with a cross-section of...

Twitter will ban unlabelled parody accounts- Elon Musk

Elon Musk says Twitter users engaging in impersonation without clearly specifying it as a parody account will be permanently suspended. Twitter previously issued a warning before suspending accounts, but there would now be no warning,...

Twitter confirms fee for blue-tick verification after Musk takeover

Twitter has confirmed plans to allow users to buy blue-tick verified status. In an update for Apple devices, the company said the feature would be open to users in certain countries who sign up to...

Twitter to lose magic with blue tick fee, says ex-exec.

Charging $8 (£7) a month for a Twitter blue tick and other bonus features will make the social-media platform lose its "magic", a former executive has said. Currently, all users around the world had equal...