Ghana to roll out Open Data Portal by December 2013

The Government of Ghana is certain to complete its Open Data portal by December 2013 with the implementation of the Ghana Open Data Initiative (GODI).
The programme will be implemented by the National Information Technology Agency together with Web Foundation and its development partners.
The initiative will make government more transparent, improve efficiency and spark-off innovation from the demand side for applications to be developed to better serve the citizenry.
In 2011, Ghana signed the open government partnership, a global initiative started by the United States government.