With over 400,000 social media following, Emmanuel Obuobi Fianko (Delppy) is not your typical tech enthusiast and content creator. Born and raised in the Greater Accra region of Ghana, his journey into the world of technology and content creation is a testament to passion, perseverance, and the pursuit of knowledge.
Delppy’s fascination with technology began at an early age. He was drawn to the allure of innovation and progress, often wondering how things worked. This curiosity became the driving force behind his decision to pursue a career in content creation about technology.
Like many newcomers in the creative tech industry, Emmanuel faced his share of challenges. He grappled with imposter syndrome, limited experience, and the complexities of navigating the job market. Collaboration with others was also a hurdle. However, he refused to be deterred, staying true to his passion and continuously learning to build his skills.
Emmanuel believes that Ghana’s tech future hinges on building a robust digital foundation, including improved internet access. He sees technology transforming various sectors in Ghana, from finance to agriculture, healthcare to education.
One of Emmanuel’s proudest achievements is his work with renowned companies like Samsung and Binance, a dream he has turned into reality.
For aspiring tech creators and innovators in Ghana, Emmanuel’s advice is clear: Identify your passion, explore different tech areas, learn continuously, and persevere through the inevitable challenges.
Delppy maintains a well-structured schedule to balance his tech work with personal life and interests, ensuring he stays organized and productive.
While he hasn’t initiated tech-related programs yet, Delppy has his sights set on providing digital access to rural communities if the right funding comes along.
Challenges and Opportunities
Financial backing, limited internet access, and weak digital infrastructure pose challenges to Ghana’s tech industry. However, the expanding digital market offers numerous opportunities, particularly in fintech and serving underserved communities.
Delppy has future tech projects and goals in the pipeline, promising exciting developments for the tech community in Ghana. Stay tuned for more updates!
Emmanuel Obuobi Fianko’s tech journey is an inspiring tale of passion, perseverance, and the relentless pursuit of knowledge. As he continues to make strides in the tech industry, Ghana’s digital landscape can look forward to the positive impact of this rising star.
By Barimah Amoaning Samuel
Itel Unveils Flagship Smartphone S23+: a Fusion of Curved Screen Elegance and Exceptional Performance In Ghana
itel is set to unleash its highly-anticipated flagship smartphone, the itel S23+, in Ghana. This cutting-edge device promises to elevate your smartphone experience with its innovative features, all at an affordable price point.
Get Ready for an Immersive Display: The itel S23+ boasts a stunning 6.78-inch FHD+ AMOLED curved screen that will blow your mind. This curved display wraps around the edges, immersing you in your content like never before. With a whopping 93% ultra-high screen-to-body ratio, colors come to life in a way that’s truly captivating. You’ll enjoy vibrant and true-to-life colors thanks to the impressive 99% DCI-P3 color saturation. Plus, the contrast ratio has skyrocketed to 400000:1, ensuring clarity even in tricky lighting situations. Your visuals will pop with a high resolution of 1080×2400. And don’t forget the in-display fingerprint tech for convenience and Gorilla Glass 5 for durability.
Meet Your AI Assistant, Aivana GPT: Running on the itel OS13 system, the itel S23+ will seamlessly integrate with the Aivana GPT voice assistant. This means you can use your voice to handle phone calls, WhatsApp, music, messages, weather, maps, alarms, searches, translations, and more. It’s all about saving you time and effort.
Powerhouse Performance and Storage: The itel S23+ sets a new standard with up to 16GB of RAM and a whopping 256GB of internal storage. The Extended RAM technology kicks in an extra 8GB from ROM, ensuring smooth multitasking even with many apps running in the background. And with 18W Fast Charge and a hefty 5000mAh battery, you won’t run out of juice anytime soon. A full charge takes just 2 hours.
Photography Excellence: Capture your cherished moments with the 32MP AI Selfie camera and the remarkable 50MP Portrait Camera. The F1.6 large aperture lets in plenty of light, resulting in stunning photos even in low-light conditions. The Eye Tracking mode ensures you never miss a shot, and the Portrait Lite feature lets you tweak every detail of your photos to perfection.
Customer Satisfaction Guaranteed: itel stands by its product with an impressive 36-month warranty and 6-month free screen replacement. This speaks volumes about their confidence in the product’s durability.
The launch of the itel S23+ in Ghana showcases itel’s dedication to innovation and meeting the needs of young and trendy consumers. This premium curved screen smartphone is a game-changer that pushes the boundaries of technology, all while keeping you satisfied. Get ready to experience a new era of smartphones with the itel S23+.
SUNDA INTERNATIONAL PARTNERS WITH LET LOVE LEAD – BIG DAWOOD TO GIVE AWAY 2000 SANITARY PADS TO KAYAYE WOMEN
Sunda International has expressed their support for the Kayayee initiatve by Let Love Lead – Big Dawood by donating a 100 boxes of sanitary pads to the project.
In the heartwarming gesture, Public Relations supervisor for Sunda International, presented 100 boxes of sanitary pads containing about 5000 pads each to Let Love Lead Director for Operation, Mr Frank Saka. The donation is geared towards the initiative taken by the Let Love Lead NGO to help the head porters working in our markets.
The intitiative which is set to take place on the 2nd of October 2023 is in acknowledgement of the high cost of sanitary products. The prices of sanitary pads in the country has seen a significant spike in recent times rendering it difficult to purchase a one. Concerned users of the products and sympathisers took to the streets to demonstrate against the souring prices of sanitary pads and described it as “putting a tax on their periods”.
The demonstration revealed the shocking truth that the taxes placed upon such feminine products makes them inaccessible to poor and vulnerable women and girls in the society. Let Love Lead – Big Dawood has taken initiative to help the poor and vulnerable in the society and these include the Kayayee who work our local markets.
In December 2022, Let Love Lead – Big Dawood organized a free health screening event in Mfantsiman West, Ghana, benefiting 500+ individuals, offering medical supplies, and promoting preventive healthcare. They also supported widows in Cape Coast through donations, empowering them for self-reliance. Additionally, they distributed 5,000 food packs in Accra, provided free trotro rides and chocolates to commuters, and donated essential items to the New Life Nungua Children’s Home International, showcasing their commitment to community care and child welfare.
Sunda International decision to partner and donate 100 boxes to the cause us ashowing that love truly leads.
Discover the epitome of comfortable living at Luxor Garden Apartments, nestled at 69 Nii Nortei Nyanchi, Airport West, Accra. This exquisite residence is perfect for both short and long-term stays. Here’s why Luxor Garden Apartments should be your top choice:
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Josh Blakk, born in Accra, Ghana has always defied limitations. His upbringing has deeply influenced his creative journey. Raised in a Christian home, music became his foundation. He started learning piano at the age of seven and at some point was leading music at church. Despite limited support, he self-taught guitar, flute, and saxophone, composing his songs since age eleven. His talent quickly impressed at talent shows and competitions, leaving audiences awed and with a vision to perform for large crowds, music became his destined path.
Josh’s music blends Afrobeat, soul, and highlife, yet he resists categories, constantly exploring new sounds. His style embodies spontaneity, valuing each song’s unique code. “Luminis,” a project dedicated to his wife, reflects his deep personal connection as he aspires to perform at the Grammys. Josh’s talents shine through his achievements, from Vodafone Icons to representing Ghana in Nigeria’s Project Fame.
Known for his interactive performances, Josh captivates with his vocals and stories. He aims for music that transcends boundaries and has formed the Waakye Band, known for “High Soul,” a fusion of Highlife and Soul Music. Pushing his musical boundaries, he seeks to leave an indelible mark on the industry, introducing new sounds and genres worldwide.
From Blogging to Real Estate: Dr. Sonnie Badu Prophecy Reveals Ronnieiseverywhere’s Path to Wealth
In a remarkable and unforgettable encounter, renowned US-based Ghanaian Pastor, Dr. Sonnie Badu, has blessed dedicated and famous Ghanaian blogger Ronnieiseverywhere, known in private life as Aaron Safohene Afful, unveiling a divine prophecy that goes beyond the realm of cyberspace.
During a vibrant church service at the Rockhill Church in Atlanta, USA, Dr. Badu prophetically declared that the blogger is destined for a life of wealth and prosperity, not solely from his successful blogging endeavors but from the lucrative realm of real estate.
As Dr. Badu laid his hands upon him, the atmosphere filled with divine energy, and the blogger was overcome with calmness. In a heartfelt prophetic utterance, the pastor revealed that the blogger’s passion for blogging was only the beginning of his journey toward affluence. Real estate investments were destined to pave the way for an abundance of riches beyond his wildest dreams.
“I release wealth, I soak and divine your feet and release you into the globe, may you represent Africa and may you represent your country, you will travel all around Europe, negotiating in high-profile meetings. What your father never ad, what your grandfather never had you shall receive.”
But Dr. Badu’s prophetic message did not stop there. Directed by the Holy Spirit, he prayed for the blogger’s long life and protection from any wicked forces. This divine shield was a safeguard against potential adversaries and obstacles that might arise on the path to success.
“You shall have a long and prosperous life,” the pastor declared, amidst an outpouring of “Amens” from the congregation. “Any attempts from your enemies to bring harm or hinder your progress shall be in vain. The divine forces are with you, shielding you from harm’s way.”
Furthermore, the pastor prophesied that before the year’s end, the blogger would encounter three extraordinary individuals – a white woman and two white males. These encounters, he said, would be significant, as they would recognize the blogger as their own, welcoming him into their lives as a son.
The significance of this prophecy left the blogger in a state of both wonder and anticipation. With newfound hope and faith, he sets forth on a path that transcends the confines of his blogging world, eagerly awaiting the fulfillment of the divine promises spoken over his life.
The encounter between Dr. Sonnie Badu and Ronnieiseverywhere has set in motion a remarkable journey towards a future filled with prosperity and divine blessings. In the days and months ahead, the fulfillment of these prophecies remains eagerly anticipated, and the world watches as Ronnieiseverywhere’s destiny unfolds in extraordinary ways.
The World Economic Forum’s Global Shapers Community is all set to host SHAPE Africa in South Africa, and among the distinguished participants representing Ghana is Prince Akpah, an influential figure in media, public relations, and youth empowerment. As a proud member of the Global Shapers Dodowa Hub, Prince Akpah will be attending this prestigious event scheduled from the 28th to the 30th of July at the esteemed African Leadership Academy.
SHAPE Africa aims to delve into the theme of “Shaping a Future-Ready African Youth: How to Leverage Technology to Change Outcomes for Young Africans.” With technology and innovation driving growth in African economies, the conference will provide a platform for young African leaders to explore ways to use technology for teaching, reskilling, and empowering the youth to address the challenges faced by their communities. The event will feature insightful discussions and knowledge-sharing sessions led by Global Shapers, highlighting the transformative potential of technology in shaping a better future for Africa’s young generation.
Prince Akpah’s credentials as the founding managing director of Avance Media, a rapidly growing and highly esteemed media, PR, and rating firm in Africa, speak volumes about his dedication to creating relevant and diverse content for the global market. Additionally, he has played a pivotal role in co-founding other impactful initiatives, such as the Africa Youth Awards (founded in 2014) and influential rankings like the annual list of 100 Most Influential African Women & 100 Most Influential Young Africans.
With close to a decade of experience in managing high-impact campaigns and events, Prince Akpah has honed his expertise in public relations, awards, and ratings. His continuous quest for knowledge and his eagerness to stay abreast of the latest digital tools and innovations have positioned him as a forward-thinking leader in his field and beyond.
Prince’s remarkable achievements have earned him significant recognition, with MIPAD and the United Nations honouring him among the 100 Most Influential People of African Descent in 2019, and Future of Ghana recognizing him as one of the Top 30 Under 30 Pioneers in Ghana in 2018. Such accolades attest to his exceptional contributions and influence in the realm of media and youth empowerment.
Beyond his professional endeavours, Prince Akpah actively contributes to the Pan-African movement, Africans Rising, where he serves as the Collaboration and Engagement Officer. In this role, he collaborates with fellow young Africans to transform the narrative of the continent positively. He also takes on the role of engagement coordinator for the African Bitcoin Community, responsible for organizing the Africa Bitcoin Conference, the largest gathering of Bitcoin enthusiasts in the region.
Prince Akpah’s indomitable spirit and unwavering commitment to making a positive impact on the world truly exemplify the essence of Africa’s youth. As he attends SHAPE Africa, he carries with him the aspirations and hopes of his nation and continent, ready to elevate the African flag and inspire fellow young leaders to create lasting change. This conference promises to be a pivotal moment in the journey towards a future-ready African youth, and Prince Akpah’s active participation will undoubtedly leave a profound impact on the discussions and outcomes of this esteemed event.
Source: Avance Media
The pandemic revolutionized the entire scope of how brands approach online marketing, with digital advertising surging globally. As it may sound new to some of you, influencer marketing has now become an integral part of digital marketing, raking in results for many brands and a surefire way of expanding your reach on social media.
The global influencer marketing platform market size was valued at USD 7.68 billion in 2020. It is expected to expand at a compound annual growth rate of 30.3% from 2021 to 2028. The term influencer marketing has swiftly transitioned from a mere buzzword to being incorporated into mainstream branding strategies.
Entamoty Media Ltd, one of the leading digital marketing agencies in Ghana is part of the few digital advertising brands employing this strategy to create the magic for its clients. According to the CEO of Entamoty Media Ltd, Barimah Amoaning Samuel, who’s also an award-winning blogger and content strategist, “60% of my company’s clients are seeing real results through INFLUENCER MARKETING today, it’s high time we embraced it entirely”.
Influencer marketing also known as influence marketing is a form of social media marketing involving endorsements and product placement from influencers, people and organizations who have a purported expert level of knowledge or social influence in their field. The Influencers are the people with the power to affect the buying habits or quantifiable actions of others by uploading some form of original often sponsored content to social media platforms like Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, TikTok, Snapchat or other online channels.
Influence marketing can take many forms depending on the client’s target audience, budget, goal, or any specification. These include; affiliate marketing, social media take over, reviews, unboxing, blog posts, give-aways, contests and many forms. Whether you’re a budding online advertiser, an agency or a business owner; I suggest you hop on the train of making use of creators, online celebrities and internet sensations in your marketing strategies.
As a senior Social media account manager at Entamoty Media Ltd, I can confidently tell you that we have a list of influencers from bottom to the top of the ladder in our catalog. Over the years, we have been able to build a healthy relationship with many celebrities, creators, media personalities and all sort of public figures both in Ghana and beyond to accelerate our influencer marketing strategies across the region. The concept has impacted the brand’s position in becoming one of the leading influencer marketing agencies in Ghana & Africa. Entamoty media has been able to close influential marketing deals for many brands in Ghana, Nigeria, Ivory Coast etc with proven results.
Our influencers range from Nano influencers ( 1k – 10k following), Micro (10k- 100k following), macro ( 100k – 1M followers), Mega ( 1M + Following).
We plan your influencer strategy, implementation, tracking and reporting in all campaigns.
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By Keindell Mubashir
Senior Account Manager, Entamoty Media
APT, Schneider Electric, Launch Sustainable Innovation Hub in Ghana to Reinforce Africa’s Digitization
Schneider Electric partner, Automation & Plant Technologies (APT), recently launched a sustainable innovation hub in Ghana towards driving digitization and energy sustainability in Africa.
The innovation centre was created to serve as a hub for energy efficiency and transition through digitization. It is critical for Africa to participate in driving this innovation and foster positive change in her energy industry.
Speaking on the vision of Schneider Electric Innovation Hub, Co-founder and Director, APT Ghana, Elie Malak, highlighted the drive to push Africa’s contribution to energy sustainability, showcasing recent technology solutions by Schneider Electric and with knowledge empowerment, “The vision of innovation hub was born out of a drive to emphasize Africa’s critical role in the global push for digital innovations in sustainable energy solution towards achieving net-zero emissions. Schneider Electric is committed to creating sustainable digital solutions in energy management, transition, and efficiency for West Africa, and we aim to achieve this by nurturing and empowering local talent.” He said.
Expressing Schneider Electric’s gratitude, Country President, Schneider Electric, Nigeria, Ajibola Akindele said, “Our gratitude goes to APT, our general distributor in Ghana for their unwavering dedication to fostering a digital and innovative sustainable energy future for Africa through the Schneider Electric Innovation Hub. It is the first of its kind on the African continent and we are glad it will act as a centre for research and training, enabling individuals and organizations in Ghana and West Africa to acquire the skills needed to drive sustainability.”
Highlighting the features of the Innovation Hub, Marketing Communications Manager, Schneider Electric Nigeria, Omobolanle Omotayo, stated that one of the end goals of the Innovation Hub is to empower the upcoming Ghanian workforce with up-to-date knowledge of technology trends, “The innovation hub features a training centre, a platform designed to provide Ghanian engineers and technicians with a solid foundation and comprehensive understanding of Schneider Electric products and equipment, enabling them to spearhead the development of sustainable energy solutions for the future.” She said.
Nurudeen Oyedeji, Channels Sales Director, further emphasized Schneider Electric’s Innovation Hub as a platform to showcase a diverse portfolio of global solutions. With a focus on learning, continuous digitization, energy efficiency, and renewable energy, the hub aims to benefit commercial buildings and industries, driving sustainable initiatives forward.
Schneider Electric drives digital transformation by integrating world-leading process and energy technologies, endpoint to cloud connecting products, controls, software, and services, across the entire lifecycle, enabling integrated company management, for homes, buildings,data centres, infrastructure, and industries.
Looking for a smartphone that offers high-end features without breaking the bank? Look no further than the itel P40, the latest addition to itel’s P series of smartphones. Here are ten reasons why you should choose the itel P40.
Long-lasting Battery Life: The P40 features a 6000mAh mega battery, which can support 15 days standby, 32 hours calling, 62 hours music playing, and 8 hours gaming time. Additionally, the 18W Type C fast charge ensures that you can quickly charge the device on the go.
Large Screen: The P40 boasts a 6.6″ HD+ WaterDrop display, featuring a 90% screen-to-body ratio and 72% colorfulness, providing perfect colors and resolution for a true-to-life experience.
Ample Storage: With a choice of 64+7GB and 64+4GB memory models, the P40 offers plenty of space to store all your photos, videos, and apps. The Memory Fusion Function also allows the device to integrate 3GB ROM space to RAM, extending running space to 7GB.
Smooth Performance: The P40’s larger memory and upgraded processor allow for smoother performance and less latency, ensuring that your apps run smoothly and quickly.
Clearer Camera: The P40’s 13MP rear camera is clearer than its predecessor, allowing you to capture every detail of your highlights moments. Additionally, the device features various shooting modes, including Pro Mode, Panorama Mode, and Time-lapse Mode.
Trendy Design: The P40’s pattern is inspired by racing tracks, with a trendy stripe design that conveys a sense of speed and energy. The device is available in Force Black, Dreamy Blue, and Luxurious Gold.
Affordable Price: Despite offering high-end features, the P40 is priced affordably, making it accessible to a wide range of users.
Intelligent Battery Lab: The AI Power Master, itel’s intelligent battery lab, optimizes battery performance and maximizes battery life and efficiency, ensuring that you get the most out of your device’s battery.
Free Data Bundle: When you purchase the P40, you’ll receive a free 12GB data bundle for six months for new and existing Vodafone subscribers.
Value for Money: The itel P40 offers excellent value for money, providing powerful performance, impressive features, and long-lasting battery life at an affordable price.