Ghana commissions new telecom revenue assurance system

Wednesday 24 October 2018 | 17:04 CET | News
Ghana President Nana Akufo-Addo has commissioned the National Communications Authority's Computer Emergence Response Team and the Revenue Assurance and Traffic Monitoring Centre, also known as the 'Common Platform'. Developed by Kelni-GVG, the platform is designed to provide the government an independent and transparent view on telecommunications statistics for a better calculation of telecoms taxes and the increase of their collection. 

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