- Ghanaian information technology (IT) guru, Herman Chinery-Hesse is listed 62 among the top 100 global thinkers list published by the Foreign Policy magazine November 28, 2011. According to the magazine, Chinery-Hesse was listed for “bringing Africa into the mobile age.”

-  Mobile handset manufacturer Nokia has downgraded its Kenya office from regional headquarter to a sales office and put it under South Africa in a review that saw the exit of its regional head Kenneth Oyolla.