+233 54 027 5053

Koforidua on the map

TechTown Koforidua is a response to the pressing issues of youth unemployment, underemployment, and the lack of technical capacity in emerging markets. We recognize that the future belongs to those who can harness technology, and we're committed to making Koforidua a thriving tech city.

Our project includes:

  • TechGig: A world-class digital skills and business support program designed to provide relevant skills to young people pursuing careers in technology.
  • Software Engineering and Data Analysis Tracks: Building quality talent for the digital economy through training and placements.
  • Makers Track: Empowering vocational and technical students to build advanced skills and innovate.
  • TechTown Central (TTC): A dedicated hub for future technologies and innovation in the heart of Koforidua.

We are dedicated to aligning our mission with the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals, particularly Goals 4, 8, 10, and 11, as we believe that achieving these goals is the path to a brighter future for our youth and our community.

Our Vision

At TechTown Koforidua, we envision a dynamic and prosperous Koforidua that is a shining example of a digital-first city, teeming with young tech talent, and a thriving city of innovation. We aim to be a model for Africa and the world, challenging outdated perceptions about technology adoption and urban development.

Our Mission

Our mission is to empower the youth of Ghana, particularly in Koforidua, by providing them with the tools, knowledge, and opportunities to succeed in the digital age. We are dedicated to:

Fostering Innovation.
Bridging the Skills Gap.
Changing Perceptions.
Global Collaboration.

Check our Training programmes

Training programmes designed to provide the needed skills

UI/UX Design: Unlocking User-Centric Creativity

We believe that great technology is not just about functionality; it's about user experience. Our UI/UX Design program is your gateway to understanding and crafting designs that captivate, engage, and delight users.

User-Centric Approach: Learn how to put users at the heart of your design. Discover the art of creating intuitive, user-friendly interfaces that make technology accessible and enjoyable for all.

Visual Storytelling: Dive into the world of visual storytelling. Master the use of colors, typography, and layout to communicate ideas, evoke emotions, and enhance the overall user experience.

Prototyping and Testing: Turn your concepts into reality with hands-on prototyping. Test and refine your designs to ensure they meet user needs and expectations.

Industry-Ready Skills: Our UI/UX Design program equips you with the skills and tools to pursue a career in the ever-evolving field of user interface and user experience design

Book a spot

Full Stack Development: Building the Digital World

In a world where digital solutions are the backbone of innovation, our Full Stack Development program is your passport to becoming a versatile, all-encompassing developer.

Front-End and Back-End Expertise: Our comprehensive training covers both the front-end and back-end development, turning you into a full-stack developer with a holistic view of the digital landscape.

Languages and Frameworks: Master the core languages and frameworks that power the digital world, including JavaScript, React, Ruby on Rails, and more.

Problem-Solving Skills: Develop the analytical and problem-solving abilities to tackle real-world challenges. Solve complex problems and build robust, efficient web applications.

In-Demand Skills: Be in high demand in the tech industry. Our Full Stack Development program opens doors to job opportunities in various tech roles and industries.

Book a spot

Data Science and Analytics: Unleashing the Power of Data

In the age of data, those who can analyze and derive insights from it hold the keys to innovation. TechTown Koforidua's Data Science and Analytics program empowers you to unlock the potential of data.

Data Exploration : Dive into the world of data. Learn how to collect, clean, and explore data to uncover valuable insights that drive decision-making.

Statistical Analysis: Develop a strong foundation in statistical methods, enabling you to draw meaningful conclusions from data and make data-driven decisions.

Machine Learning: Explore the fascinating realm of machine learning. Understand the algorithms that can make predictions, detect patterns, and automate tasks.

Real-World Applications: Apply your data science skills to real-world problems. Solve business challenges, optimize processes, and contribute to data-driven innovation.

Book a spot

A glimpse of our Events

TechTown Talks '24


To ensure that the residents of Koforidua are well-informed and engaged in the TechTown Koftown initiative, which is to make Koforidua the first tech city in Ghana, we as Eastern Tech Hub decided to engage the second cycle of education in Koforidua to enlighten them about the significance of technology in the modern world and the opportunities available to them as part of our commitment to fostering technological advancements and economic growth.

  • Dr. Benjamin Kowfie, Lecturer KTU
  • Mr. Yao Agbley, Technical Advisor DTC GIZ
  • Dr. Patricia Ghann, Lecturer KTU
  • Christiian Agbalekpor, Director of Operations, Scynett
  • Mr. Ebenzer, EBN Media
  • Barbara Asiamah, Data Sceintist
  • Rexphord Nkansah, Senior Software Engineer Verifine.ai

The Digital Economy transformation.

Tech Fire Side '23


As part of the TechGig Training Program, Selected participants for the training program had a session where conversations with industry experts for their chosen tracks were held. Each track had an expert who talked to them about the career options and path they could each take after the training. After which a bornfire was held to mark the successful end of year, 2023.

  • Gabriel Quarshie, British Council
  • Barbara Asiamah, Data Sceintist
  • Rexphord Nkansah, Senior Software Engineer

The Digital Economy transformation.

TechTown Stakeholders Engagment '23


To make TechTown Koforidua a success, there is the need to colloborate with the key decision makers in the town. This Stakeholder's engagment seeks to bring all the stakeholders in the Town together to share ideas, anddelve into how best we can make the city the first tech city in Ghana.

  • Koforidua Technical University
  • All the Stakeholders in Koforidua

The Digital Economy transformation.

TechTown Koftown Launch


πŸš€βœ¨ The unveiling of the future of technology in Koforidua as we launch "Tech Town Koforidua" with a bang! πŸ’₯πŸ’Ό Join us as we embark on a thrilling journey towards transforming Koforidua into the first-ever tech city in the region. Get ready to witness a new era of innovation, learning, and limitless possibilities! πŸŒ†πŸ”¬πŸ’‘

  • Omanhene of Koforidua.
  • Regional Minister, Eastern Region.
  • Regional Director of National Youth Authority.
  • Country Director, Reach for Change.
  • Regional Director of Ministry of Gender.
  • Impact Hub Accra.
  • Youth Groups in Koforidua.
Read Blog

TechTown Talks '23


There’s nothing better than having candid conversations with like-minded people and mentors in a space you wish to dive into. Techtalk, happening on the 21st of November, brings together the very best within the tech ecosystem to talk about all things technology, business, and entrepreneurship.

  • Kweku Tech
  • Mrs. Mansah Mariam Minah, Regional Director, NYA
  • Naomi Kokuro, Kaya App Groceries
  • Dr. Benjamin Kowfie, Lecturer, Koforidua Technical University
  • Sophia Mensah, C.E.O & founder of MOCHCare

You dont want to miss this!

Our Partners

Fondation Botnar


Eastern Tech Hub


Impact Hub Accra


Jones Amarteifio

C.E.O & Founder

TechTown Koforidua is not just an initiative; it's a vision that has been nurtured with boundless enthusiasm and tireless efforts. It's a vision that was ignited by the desire to create a future that's brighter and more promising for all of us.

Robert Tagoe

Impact hub

This an exciting combination of all the work done for the past 2 years. For us Koftown was the ultimate choice because of the opportunities & youth here, the chance to reinvevnt the palce in a way that can bring ecenomic prosperity and and push the ICT agenda.

Chris Agblekpor

Software Engineer

This project will create a Sustainable economic environment.

Contact Us


5Hibis Street, Old Estate, Koforidua

Open Hours:

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM




+233 54 234 1636
+233 54 027 5053