* Logicalis has named Ian Cook as CEO, says international ICT company Datatec Group. Cook will head up Datatec's IT infrastructure solutions and network integration business from the beginning of March next year, while current CEO Jens Montanana will become chairman. Montanana is also Datatec group CEO.

* The sole African candidate for the post of Secretary General for the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), Dr Hamadoun Toure, has met President Paul Kagame in a bid to seek Rwanda's endorsement.