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- Microsoft is to establish IT academies at Ghana’s University of Cape Coast and the University of Education at Winneba on a pilot basis. Microsoft and the World Bank would fund the project and provide assistance in relation to curriculum development, tailored to the specific needs of the country, as well as to provide software packages to accelerate the pace of the programme.

- Microsoft South Africa has been named the best IT employer and third-best South African company to work for overall, according to the annual Best Company To Work For Survey by Deloitte & Touche Human Capital.