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- Kenya Airways says over 500,000 of its passengers flew on e-tickets over the past 12 months. The airline has so far rolled out 20 stations on e-ticketing within its network. These include domestic routes to Mombasa, Kisumu, Malindi and Lamu. East African destinations include Entebbe, Dar es Salaam, Zanzibar, Bujumbura and Kigali. In North Africa, there are Addis Ababa, Khartoum and Cairo. Other stations that are e-eligible are Dubai, Istanbul, London, Amsterdam, Mumbai, Johannesburg and Cape Town. In separate statement British Airways has announced  the launch of e-ticketing on flights between Addis Ababa in Ethiopia and London.

- The Zimbabwe Deeds and Companies Registry will soon tender for the computerisation of its new offices at Century House in Harare where important information pertaining to company registration would be stored.