Main International ICT Firm, Huawei has been acknowledged for enjoying a key position in increasing cellular community connectivity to some unserved and underserved rural communities in Ghana to drive digitalisation.
Huawei is the technical associate on the Rural Telephony Undertaking which seeks to carry connectivity to over 4 million Ghanaians in underserved and unserved communities in Ghana by the usage of the modern RuralStar Resolution collectively developed by Huawei and Ghana Funding Fund for Digital Communications (GIFEC) below the auspices of the Ministry of Communications and Digitalisation.
Three communities within the Ahafo Area grew to become the latest beneficiaries of the challenge when a group led by the Ministry of Communications commissioned the brand new RuralStar websites for the individuals of Apenamedi Dantano and Anwiem communities within the Area to present them entry to the cellular networks.
In her remarks to the Chiefs and folks of Dantano and Anwiem all within the Asunafo South District, the Communications and Digitalisation Minister, Mrs. Ursula Owusu-Ekuful [Honourable] highlighted the advantages of community connectivity, therefore the necessity to improve and enhance infrastructure in that regard. “The challenge could be very essential to our digital inclusion challenge and we can’t await the telecom firms to do it alone as a result of it will not be quick as we anticipated.”
She additionally referred to as on the communities to take full benefit of their newly discovered connectivity to alter their lives. “The advantages of connectivity to your group goes past college students utilizing it to advance their data, make the most of companies like Cell Cash, eCommerce amongst others to discover new enterprise alternatives in addition to increase your current companies.” She added.
The Minister additionally acknowledged Huawei for the corporate’s position in collectively growing the RuralStar Resolution which save as much as 60% on the price of conventional cell websites to allow the federal government along with companions deploy websites to extra rural communities to bridge the connectivity hole.
The Ahafo Regional Minister additionally referred to as on the group to embrace digitalisation and leverage the provision of cellular connectivity to enhance their livelihoods. He additionally counseled Huawei and its companions for his or her contributions to the challenge.
As a part of the Rural Websites commissioning marathon within the Ahafo Area, the Deputy Minister of Communications and Digitalisation, Honourable Ama Pomaa Boateng [MP], inspected the newly accomplished Rural Telephony challenge website at Apenamedi within the Asutifi South District Area.
In the course of the go to, the Deputy Minister reiterated the Authorities’s dedication to making sure connectivity reaches everybody to facilitate the digital transformation course of of presidency which Her ministry is spearheading. She additionally complimented Huawei and companions of the challenge for the nice job achieved and advised them to stick with it to make sure the objective of the challenge is achieved.
The Public Relations Supervisor for Huawei Ghana, Mr. David Appiah, in his remarks reiterated Huawei’s dedication to the event of ICT infrastructure in Ghana. “As an organization, Huawei is dedicated to the event of ICT in Ghana, we will proceed to leverage our world experience to enhance the nation’s digitalisation efforts.” As an organisation, we’ve got a imaginative and prescient of bringing connectivity to each group and our contributions to the RuralStar answer for the Rural Telephony Undertaking is a testomony to this.” He added
In Ghana, Huawei continues to enhance digitalisation processes with a steady give attention to bridging the digital divide by connecting individuals and enabling data entry throughout financial, social and geographic boundaries making certain that increasingly more individuals take pleasure in conveniences introduced by communications.