Telesol launches 4G internet service; set to bridge digital gap

The Deputy Minister for Communications, George Nenyi  Andah, Monday, 10th December, 2018 officially launched Telesol, a 4G internet service provider at Fiesta Royale Hotel, Accra
Speaking on behalf of the Minister for Communications, Mrs. Ursula Owusu – Ekuful, Mr. Andah said government would ensure adequate investment into technology infrastructure across the country as well as provide the enabling environment for the private sector ICT players.
According to Mr. Andah, the move is part of initiatives by the government to achieve its digitalization agenda. “The provision of internet service is part of moves to achieve a smart economy. The government will continue to provide the enabling environment for the private sector to deploy reliable internet services to the underserved areas of the country at an affordable rate,” he noted.
To this end, there is an effort to introduce initiatives that are digitally driven; transacting business with government through electronic platforms like the paperless port system and e-immigration among many others.
Telesol Ltd is a value-added ICT and Telecom distribution company selling networking products across various segments of the economy.
The Managing Director of Telesol Mrs. Funmi Lamptey said the company is set to adopt new technologies to widen the current digital divide between Africa and the rest of the world beginning from Ghana. She indicated that the drive into innovation is the quest to ensure that Ghanaians have access to modern trends in all aspects of life, same as what any other person is enjoying in other parts of the world. Madam Lamptey said the official launch of the 4G service forms part of measures by the company to bridge the huge digital gap in the country.
“Our technology is state of the art 4G LTE and fibre ready to be evolved and maintained to the standards of any world-class network at all times. We are using ideas which every telecommunication firm globally embraces,” she assured.