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- Nigeria's premier Independent ATM Deployer (IAD), Consortium and operator of QuickCash brand of ATM network has completed its Europay MasterCard Visa (EMV) certification interface, making it the first independent operator in the country to implement the secured chip-based e-payment platform.

- The Congolese IT Agency (Office Congolais d’Informatique) has celebrated its 35 years of existence. Created in 1972, the organisation counts today 445 employees and its activities cover software development, selling IT equipment and providing IT training

- The newly elected President of Information Technology (Industry) Association of Nigeria (ITAN), Jimson Olufuye has said that IT Industry stakeholders and stake-owners must take the forthcoming elections serious and vote only for candidates that have IT agenda in their manifestos.

- According to PanaPress, networking company, Cisco will be making a business incursion into Liberia later this month.