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- Rwanda's leading telecom company by market share, MTN, is in talks with TEAMS about obtaining capacity.

- In Uganda, the second phase of the National Data backbone project will not begin until the first phase repairs are completed, the information and communication technology (ICT) minister has said. Awori said two firms; Architec Consult and Tech Consult, had been contracted to supervise the repair work.

- On the occasion of President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali's electoral campaign, an interactive electronic site entitled "tunisiebenali.tv" has been launched with a view to using video as a vehicle and support to the message President Ben Ali wishes to convey to Tunisian citizens at home and abroad.