NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY CENTRE TO BE ESTABLISHED.

NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY CENTRE TO BE ESTABLISHED. Government is to establish a National Cyber Security Centre, which will liaise with relevant state agencies and the private sector to oversee cybersecurity operations in the country. Cyber-crime, if not checked, can undermine government’s e-government initiatives such as the national identification system, the digital addressing system, e-payments and digital financial services. At the opening of the National Cyber-Security Week on Monday in Accra, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo said Cyber-security issues were now firmly national security threats, adding that “Ghana cannot fully reap the digital dividends, associated with her adoption of ICT as a means of our socio-economic transformation, if it fails to

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DO SOCIAL MEDIA THREATEN DEMOCRACY?.

DO SOCIAL MEDIA THREATEN DEMOCRACY?. Facebook, Google and Twitter were supposed to save politics as good information drove out prejudice and falsehood. Something has gone very wrong. IN 1962 a British political scientist, Bernard Crick, published “In Defence of Politics”. He argued that the art of political horse-trading, far from being shabby, lets people of different beliefs live together in a peaceful, thriving society. In a liberal democracy, nobody gets exactly what he wants, but everyone broadly has the freedom to lead the life he chooses. However, without decent information, civility and conciliation, societies resolve their differences by resorting to coercion. How Crick would have been dismayed by the falsehood

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AWURAMA BADU DESERVES STATE BURIAL – FAMILY.

AWURAMA BADU DESERVES STATE BURIAL – FAMILY. The Aduana Family of legendary highlife artiste Awurama Badu has appealed to the Nana Akufo-Addo led government to give their beloved relative a state burial hence her contribution music in the country was spectacular. In an interview with Metro FM’s Rev. Alexander Afrifa, spokesperson for the Aduana Family – Mavis Kwarkye Mensah said, the late Awurama Badu’s contributions to the entertainment industry are worthy of such a ceremony. “We all the family members would be of a great honor to the government if we get a befitting burial for our beloved because she has contributed immensely to the entertainment industry. She has been a mentor,

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PHOTOS: SHATTA WALE FINALLY VISITS AKUFO-ADDO AT FLAGSTAFF HOUSE.

PHOTOS: SHATTA WALE FINALLY VISITS AKUFO-ADDO AT FLAGSTAFF HOUSE. Ghanaian dancehall musician, Charles Nii Armah, known in showbiz as Shatta Wale, has paid a courtesy call on President Nana Akufo-Addo at the Flagstaff House on Wednesday, November 1. Nana Akufo-Addo, on Tuesday, October 17 took to Twitter to wish Shatta Wale a happy birthday in pidgin English and invited him over to the seat of government. Wednesday’s visit comes days after the “Kakai” hit-maker released a single track in appreciation of the President’s tweet.                 BY: YAW PREKOH-METRO FM. FOR ADVERTISED IN OUR WEBPAGE  CONTACT  ghanamediaworld@gmail.com  OR visit www.ghanamediaworld.com WE PUBLISHED 99% GHANA

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