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- Mainstreet Technologies has obtained its landing station licence in Ghana.

- MWEB Namibia is offering a free business Internet audit to MWEB Namibia subscribers and Namibian internet users.The free audit will be available until the end of December 2008.It will review organisations' use of internet technology in supporting business for efficiency and effectiveness.The audit will validate the security, reliability, integrity, and privacy of information systems.

- Gicumbi Community Telecentre in Rwanda has been operational for the past eight months. It is one of the twelve pilot project telecentres completed so far and will be the first to be officially launched this month.The rolling out of the telecentres is the mandate of the Rural and Community Access (RCA) unit, which aims to bridge the ICT gap existing between the rural poor and the urban dwellers, by implementing the ICT knowledge-based projects such as the said telecentres.