- Tayo Ajakaye, e-business Editor of This Day, has emerged the winner of Microsoft IT Reporter of the Year Award. The Award, which was presented with Ajakaye in Lagos, was for the year 2005. In presenting him the award, Microsoft Nigeria said Ajakaye was voted the most outstanding reporter on the beat by his colleagues who report the IT beat for Nigerian media.

- Get wells to Jose Ferreira, CEO of Mascom, one of Botswana's two mobile operators who recently broke his arm.