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National mobile network roaming coming soon; there will be no more out of coverage – Ursula Owusu

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National mobile network roaming coming soon; there will be no more out of coverage - Ursula Owusu

National mobile network roaming coming soon; there will be no more out of coverage – Ursula Owusu

National mobile network roaming coming: Communications and Digitization Minister Ursula Owusu-Ekuful has repeated a promise she made September last year that telcos in Ghana will soon start national roaming services to ensure all phone users get good network reception no matter where they are.

National roaming, like international roaming, would mean that all telcos can depend on each other’s network to serve their respective customers and then deal with the reconciliation and settles issues between themselves.

Already, telcos are doing co-location of infrastructure, but they have not yet allowed national roaming, so service on some networks remains very poor in some areas, while others have very good service in those same areas.

For this reason, many Ghanaians have to resort to a phenomenon called multi-simming, where they either hold a dual-SIM or tri-SIM phones connected to different networks, or they hold more than one phone so that they can get good reception on one network or the other, depending which location they are on.

Indeed, those who cannot afford multi-simming, keep porting their numbers to networks, depending on which network they believe provides the best service in a particular community they find themselves in.

But the Minister wrote in a Facebook post on Friday, April 30, 2021, that “Ghana to start a national roaming service and interoperability wherein areas your network provider has no coverage, your SIM is automatically ported unto the available network for the period of time you are within the no coverage area.

“This means one does not need to own several SIM cards from different network providers.”

Currently, Glo has cut connectivity to some areas of the country, while the National Communications Authority’s quality of service reports indicate some of the telcos are really performing very poorly in lots of communities across the country.

But when national roaming comes on stream, in areas where one’s network is non-existent or very poor, a subscriber’s SIM will automatically connect to another telecom network that has good connectivity.

This is however not the first time the minister has made this promise. In September last year, she made a similar promise at a forum but did not state a specific date when it will start.

This time round, she again stopped short of stating what measures have been put in place at the operator and regulator levels to make national roaming happen, and she also did not state when it is starting.

Meanwhile, some industry watchers think the Minister is pushing for national roaming to save her struggling new baby, AirtelTigo, which government acquired recently for a reported US$1 with huge liabilities, which the government has structured to pay.

But national roaming has the potential to boost voice, SMS, and data communication in the country by making connectivity accessible to all, in all communities.

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Things are not as bad as today as they were when NDC was in power – Kofi Bentil

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Things are not as bad as today as they were when NDC was in power - Kofi Bentsil

Things are not as bad as today as they were when NDC was in power – Kofi Bentsil

A Vice President of IMANI Africa, Kofi Bentil, has said that though things are not what Ghanaians expect under the Akufo-Addo administration, but they are far better than they were under Mahama.

Sharing his views on the botched FixtheCountry demonstration with its concomitant issues on JoyNews’ Newsfile on Saturday, May 8, 2021, Mr. Bentil indicated that much as there appears to be a lot of challenges in the system now, they cannot be worse than when John Mahama was in power.

“Things are bad but they’re not as bad as they were under Mahama. I repeat, things aren’t good but they are better than we experienced under the NDC. Our expectations have not been met but one cannot say that what we went through under Mahama was better than now. No!” he emphasized.

A group of Ghanaians, it could be recalled, began a social media campaign aimed at asking the leadership of this country to fix the system since, in their views, things have gone bad.

Dubbed ‘FixtheCountry’, the people behind it have raised issues with water supply, electricity supply, unemployment, increase in taxes and levies, general economic situation in the country as the drive behind this campaign.

A street demonstration towards baring their teeth to the Akufo-Addo administration over the aforementioned issues has been put on hold due to a restraining order against them by the Ghana Police Service citing COVID-19 restrictions.

 

CREDIT: P.K Sarpong

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I Will Never Go Hungry Even If Kwaku Oteng Sacks Me From ABN – Captain Smart

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I Will Never Go Hungry Even If Kwaku Oteng Sacks Me From ABN – Captain Smart

I Will Never Go Hungry: The  30 days suspension of Captain Smart from Angel Broadcasting Network ABN has caused a stir among Ghanaians and people are talking and wondering why Captain Smart who recently resigned from Adom FM and joined ABN has to be put on suspension.

Well, the obvious reason may be the firebrand journalist’s continuous attack on politicians whom he feels are corrupt and not helping the nation.

Paul Adom Otchere, host of Good Evening Ghana on Metro TV had an interview with Captain Smart on his show largely on his suspension from Angel Broadcasting Network. In the interview, Smart made it clear to his critic in the industry who were rejoicing at his suspension that he will never go hungry even if the founder of the media company sacks him.

He also revealed that his suspension is for a month and that after it has expired he will go back to the radio station and continue his work as usual.

He said, “I have brain, my brain is working so there is no way I will go hungry even if the president of ABN decides to terminate my contract”.

“If Kweku Oteng says he cannot work with me again, Praise God, I will leave and will never get hungry because I’m not a lazy person, Yes my brain works. So I called Doc and he said people in government are calling him and the government is using the Ghana Revenue Authority because they say I talk too much” he added.

 

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Prophet Owusu Bempah scares Mahama with new prophecy

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Rev Owusu Bempah gives new serious prophecy about John Mahama

Prophet Owusu Bempah scares Mahama with new prophecy


Prophet Owusu Bempah scares Mahama; The Founder and general overseer of Glorious Word Power Ministry International, Prophet Isaac Owusu Bempah has given a new prophecy concerning NDC presidential candidate, John Mahama.

In a new video in front of his congregation, the man of God said Mahama has been cursed with back luck spiritually like Cain in the Bible.

So this is the reason why he can never win an election.

“He can stand for 1000 times and he’ll lose 1000 times. If you think I am lying, you can write it down and see”, he said authoritatively.

Owusu Bempah went on to say that Mahama needs a divine hand on his life to reverse that curse.

“It is only that divine hand that can lift the curse on him. If it is not so, people will deceive him that you’ll win but when he stands again, he’ll be disgraced. It’s not that people are not voting for him but it is the curse at work”.

“He needs someone experienced in spiritual things like myself to give him support or advice”, he stated.

He went on to say that when he says things of this nature, people come to insult him but he’ll love to warn those people to keep mute. Because the words are not from him.

“Anytime I speak you insult me, yet, the things I say come to pass, so can’t you see that the things I say are not ordinary?”, he asked.

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Source: celebrity buzz


 

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