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- Business Connexion Namibia was awarded the Acer reseller of Year 2009.

- John Dramani Mahama, the Vice President, called on the developers of school curricular to consider mainstreaming Information and Communication Technology (ICT) into school curricular at all levels. This, he said, would enhance the technological knowledge of children who had no access to computers and technology in their homes.

- In a bid to ensure responsible electronic waste disposal, CARE Computers for Developing Countries (CARE Ghana), recently shipped more than 300 computers and accessories back to the United Kingdom for recycling. The spoilt items included 296 computers and 16 printers and the reshipment was sponsored by UK-based Edwards Vacuum Limited Crawley (EVLC), a vacuum pump manufacturing company based in West Sussex County.