TiDaa is a tech startup that intends to capture the nascent digital marketing space in Tamale.
Translated from Dagbanli, TiDaa means our market and true to this, TiDaa’s soul is in electronic commerce. It is also a branding, consulting and digital marketing brand, the first business within the metropolis wholly structured around this.
TiDaa officially launched on Wednesday, May 25 to a small crowd of enthusiasts and stakeholders at the MavMax restaurant.
The launch was also a pitch and Q&A session where the core team, explained TiDaa’s business model and demonstrated their business in action.
[This post was originally written on Thrusday, May 26th 2016]
I have been at my national service post in Tamale for the last nine months. While I haven’t done as much as I would have liked, I’ve done some administrative work and attempted bolstering civic clubs in schools. I have failed miserably at the latter.
Formerly the week marking Ghana’s adoption of the 1992 constitution from April 28 – May 4 as Constitution Week, Citizenship Week was implemented to be all encompassing by the current EC chair, Charlotte Osei. In honor, the National Commission for Civic Education is on a mission in schools to a) sensitize kids on the constitution especially considering it’s election year, and b) bolster civic clubs.
You’re walking down the street when you hear something loud from behind you with such force that your hairs briefly rise in alarm. Instinct kicks in and you step to the side then look behind you. You kiss your teeth, smirk and amusingly scold yourself for the silly scare. In fact, you look on nostalgically as a bunch of kids zoom past you in what looks like a wheelbarrow race but really is just them pushing old car tires with sticks in them, sometimes with water for lubrication.
Tire x Sticks Illustrated by Okyne Taylor
The unburdened excitement plastered on their faces stirs something within you. Ah, childhood memories. Then you wonder, what if? Continue reading