- Elvis Eromosele, correspondent on the information and communication technology (ICT) desk of Financial Standard Newspaper has won the Best ICT reporter (print) at the Nigerian Information, Technology and Telecommunications Award, NITTA 2007 which held recently in Lagos .

- Unisys has announced the appointment of Dick Tilley as VP and GM for emerging markets, covering the company's Africa, Eurasia and Middle East (AEME) regions.

The company has also announced the appointment of Kevin Fynn as VP and GM for Unisys in Africa, reporting directly to Tilley. Both appointments are with immediate effect.

- Former President Nelson Mandela is to be named Honorary Laureate of the Mo Ibrahim Prize for Achievement in African Leadership on Monday.