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Seedstars World and StartupYourLife Welcomes 30 startups from Africa - http://macjordangh.com/2016/02/03/seedstars-world-startupyourlife/
CASABLANCA, MOROCCO: February 2nd - Seedstars World (SSW), the global seed-stage startup competition for emerging markets and fast-growing startup scenes, joined forces with StartupYourLife (SYL), one...
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Ghanaian Hairstyle Inspiration App, Tress Launches at +Social Media Week Lagos - http://macjordangh.com/2016/02/23/ghanaian-hairstyle-inspiration-app-tress-launches-at-social-media-week-lagos/ #Startup #Ghana #SMWLagos  
Lagos, Nigeria — After a successful pilot period, Tress – a Ghanaian mobile app that helps black women from around the world find hairstyle inspiration is launching globally at Social Media Week L...
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2016/2017 Knight Science Journalism Fellowship at MIT, USA ( $USD 70,000 Stipend)
Application Deadline: February 29, 2016 http://goo.gl/hV6Hnu
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WorkinAfrica Is Revolutionizing Online Recruitment in sub-Saharan Africa. 
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Here is all the information you should know about iPhone 6s and 6s Plus including the best new features, specifications and price. http://www.ithinkdiff.com/iphone-6s-plus-features-specs-price/
Here is all the information you should know about iPhone 6s and 6s Plus including hte best new features, specifications and price.
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Financial Times lauds “frighteningly clever” Ghanaian mPedigree Founder Bright Simons - http://macjordangh.com/2016/01/28/bright-simons-mpedigree/
UK newspaper, The Financial Times (FT) has lauded Ghana’s technology entrepreneur, Bright Simons, describing him as a
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Very excited to announce I've been accepted into the Communication and Technology Master's Program at the +University of Alberta: Studying in Canada starting in May, 2016.
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Anzisha Prize 2016 for Africa’s Top Young Entrepreneurs ($USD75,000 Prize & More)
Application Deadline: 15 April 2016 http://goo.gl/QuVzB4
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Apply for #YALI2016. More details below:
 
Are you a leader between 25 and 35 years, who aspires to take a role in public service, government, a regional organization, or the African Union?

If selected for the 2016 Mandela Washington Fellowship, the Public Management Institutes will help you build technical and leadership capacity in areas such as transparency, public financial management, and citizen engagement. Learn more and APPLY here ––> https://goo.gl/0ImFjn #YALI2016   #Ghana  
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I'm very conscientious person ,eager to learn  from others empathy to change the world. 
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Do you have an idea for INNOVATION? JUST DO IT. 
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Occupation
Blogger & Technology Enthusiast
Skills
Blogging, Social Media Management, Public Speaking and Digital Strategy.
Employment
  • Africa New Media
    COO, 2013
    COO of the a young digital media marketing company focusing on Social Media Management, Strategy, Development and Digital Strategy. We are about re-defining Africa's media ingenuity with special interest in Talent, Technology and Innovative Ideas coming from the continent.
  • Bertelsmann Future Challenges
    Regional Editor - Africa, 2010 - 2014
  • Global Voices Online
    Author / Blogger, 2009
  • Blogging Ghana
    Communications Lead, 2009 - 2013
    Largest community of Bloggers and Social Media Enthusiasts in Ghana. Blogger's content focuses mainly on telling the Ghanaian story.
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Gender
Male
Other names
Macjay, MJ, Elikem
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Award winning Ghanaian Blogger, BarCamp Organizer, TEDx Fellow, World Traveler, Citizen Journalist, Social Media Freak & Geek with passion for Open Initiatives!
Introduction

A Ghanaian Social Blogger, Writer, IT Professional and a Digital Activist.  My work and passion focuses on a range of issues related to Entrepreneurship, African Ingenuity, Human Rights and Freedom of Expression, with special emphasis on the Sub-Saharan African region.

I’m personally very interested in other issues of gender, citizen journalism and social media.  As of April, 2010; I assumed the role of Regional Editor – Africa on Future Challenges Organization by the Bertelsmann Foundation in Gutersloh, Germany.

I’m an active author with Global Voices Online; where I aggregate & researches on feeds from citizen media from the Sub-Saharan Region. I’m also on the board of Ghana Blogging Group; (a vibrant community of bloggers with passion for Ghanaian contents).

I have been featured on and written for numerous publications, including The CS Monitor, NY Times and Future Challenges Organization.

I currently write for Global Voices Online voluntarily. A selection of my published writing can be found here.

Bragging rights
I speak Russian & Ukrainian fluently + 6 Ghanaians ethnic languages. Out of the 7 continents; I've visited 5 of them; look forward to visiting Antartica & Australia soon.
Education
  • Kharkov National Mun. Uni
    Computer Science, 2004 - 2007