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- The Ethiopian Information Communications Technology Development Agency (EICTDA) is organising the annual ICT Exhibition and Conference that will be held from June 2 through 6, 2010 and has assigned iConcept Plc to coordinate the event. The exhibition is expected to attract a wide assortment of participation.

- Nigeria’s National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) said that it would establish two software development centres in 2010. Prof Cleopas Angaye, the Director-General, disclosed this in an interview with newsmen in Abuja. Angaye said one of the centres would be located in the northern part of the country and the other in the southern part.

- The University of Dar es Salaam has open e-Learning Centre. The Open Distance e-Learning (ODeL) was one of the alternative ways to address the crisis through enabling off-campus learners to learn and follow up lectures through ICT.