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- Printer company Oki has been launched into the Nigerian market, through Channel IT, Nigeria, Limited and IBM West Africa has opened a fully fledged service centre in Lagos.

- BB Net, the distributors of Mandrake Linux and promoters of open source computer software have launched a tutorial CD. The firm’s managing director, John Anglin said in Kampala last week, “In this tutorial CD, users will find information about Linux in the form of articles and tutorials by professionals. It is an invaluable reference for beginners and advanced computer users.”

- The Addis Abeba Transport Authority has started work on an integrated computerized system to upgrade and modernize its services