- Zain Nigeria has announced key appointments in the company’s Commercial and Operations Groups and Human Resources Directorate. The newly appointed officials are Khaled Khorshid, Shamel Mohamed Hanafi and Jubril Saba. Khorshid will take charge of the Operations Group, formerly headed by Lars Stork, a Dane, while Hanafi and Saba will have responsibility for the Commercial Group and Human Resources Directorate respectively.

- At the 75th Information Technology Association (ITA) annual general meeting, held in Midrand last week, Chose Choeu, Director for Corporate Affairs at Microsoft South Africa, was appointed as President for the 2009/10 term.