Computer News - In Brief


- Nigeria’s Senate has begun the process of amending the 1945 Evidence Act to permit the admissibility in court of electronic- and computer-generated evidence. The Act only provides for the admissibility of original of documents pleaded in court.

- Nigeria’s Federal Government plans to establish science and technology parks across the country in a bid to reduce over dependency of the economy on oil and encourage production of quality and globally competitive products and services through scientific innovations.