He looks very unassuming but full of innovative ideas. For him, being optimistic about a situation means approaching it as a possibility to be explored.
“When a problem occurs, an entrepreneur sees it as a learning opportunity. Build your confidence. Use the lessons taken from each situation to develop and refine your ideas,” these are the words of Nana Osei Kwasi
While his passion for Computer Science may have led him to start his own business (
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It was at this same event that he was also adjudged the Young ICT Entrepreneur of the Year in recognition of his cutting-edge technology in the IT space.
Nana Osei is the Chief Executive Officer of
The Mirror had an interaction with the Young ICT Entrepreneur after the launch of the mega promotion between Graphic Communications Group Limited and Devtraco Limited to reward loyal readers.
Nana Osei is currently the Young ICT Entrepreneur of the Year.
Another of Vokacom’s areas of expertise is SMS and promotions which is at the fore of this mega promotion.
Explaining the brain behind the National Digital Property Addressing system, Nana Osei said the Ghana Post GPS app was designed by
“A national address registry embedded in the system enables individuals to use their home and business addresses for easy direction and identification purposes,” he explained.
Need for digital address system
According to Mr Afrifa, in 2015 he and his management team realised that members of their staff usually had issues raising rent advance. This brought about the need to support them.
“Sometimes, they even borrowed for their friends and relations. With this, we decided to take it up as a business and that gave birth to
He explained that as time went on, they noticed they couldn’t locate some of the houses they rented and so “we decided to give a GPS tag to all the properties we rented and kept the addresses in our system. With time, this was modified and that gave birth to AsaaseGPS’’.