I think you should talk to Dr. Nii Quaynor ([log in to unmask]). He is the
Executive director of NCS, and ISP in Ghana. My organisation is linking
some research institutes up north and they are trying to get us some
solutions. He may have some solutions. I have copied this mail to his
outfit and I'm sure they will respond.
>From: "Paul O'Nolan" <[log in to unmask]>
>Reply-To: "African Network of IT Experts and Professionals (ANITEP) List"
> <[log in to unmask]>
>To: [log in to unmask]
>Subject: Connectivity in Ghana
>Date: Sun, 28 Nov 1999 21:12:38 +0800
>The message below was forwarded to me by a colleague monitoring another
>list. Can anyone help? --Paul
>From: Sofus E. Simonsen [mailto:[log in to unmask]]
>Sent: Sunday, November 21, 1999 2:27 AM
>To: Multiple recipients of list
>Subject: Satellite Connection in Ghana
>would anyone be able to give information about what would be involved in
>gaining access to internet from a rural village in northern Ghana. I'll
>the computer and the power but no telephone. What would it take to
>up-and-down link to a satellite and in that way gain access? Which
>satellite(s) and satellite companies serve northern Ghana and how can I get
>in touch with them?
>Thank you for any help you can give me.
>Sofus E. Simonsen
>4213 Arbutus Dr.
>Raleigh, NC 27612
>Tel. (919) 787-8074
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