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- Computer Warehouse Group (ExpertEdge) has announced that SAP has appointed it as an approved SAP E-Academy Centre in Nigeria. Jaco Van Zyl, the Manager , Education Business Solutions for SAP Africa said that he was delighted to be associated with CWG/ExpertEdge and the professionalism that they will bring to SAP training in the region.

- Rwanda Revenue Authority is set to launch the Revenue Authorities Digital Data Exchange (RADDEx). RADDEx is a computer system that was designed to facilitate exchange of Customs data between two or more countries in the East African Community (EAC).It is a common interface between Customs IT systems that was jointly developed by revenue bodies of Rwanda, Kenya and Uganda in partnership with USAID/ECA.

- The Rwanda Development Board / Information Technology (RDB/IT) officially launched ICT buses in a bid to bridge the digital divide country-wide. The buses are mobile internet cafes each equipped with 22 computers with high speed internet to enable the target group access business opportunities and general information.