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reports that GhanaWeb has won the inaugural Google News Initiative (GNI) Innovation Challenge for its GhanaWeb Reporter project. Google gave away $1.93m in funding for media-related projects across Africa, the Middle East and Turkey through the GNI Innovation Challenge to help journalism grow in the digital age.
The GhanaWeb Reporter is a mobile application that allows GhanaWeb's visitors to publish or republish their user-generated content directly on www.ghanaweb.com
, amplifying their voices on issues that matter to them. Google said the funding will help its partners to develop sustainable business models by diversifying revenue streams and increasing audience engagement.
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