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OA News: November 20, 2009

November 20, 2009  »  NewsNo Comment
  1. Enhancing Zambia’s electricity infrastructure could boost the GDP by 2.2%, but the energy tariff will have to increase:
    World Bank advises Zambia to increase electricity tariffs {The Post}
  2. A blog post examining successful African diaspora:
    African Media ‘Explode’ {New America Media}
  3. Ghana needs stronger regulation of fiber optic holders:
    Experts Fight Against Monopoly of Fiber Optic {The Chronicle via allAfrica}
  4. The World Wide Web Foundation launched in Nairobi on Thursday:
    New Initiative Seeks to Widen Internet Usage by Kenyans {Daily Nation via allAfrica}
  5. A great benefit:
    Growing Use of Cellphones for Family Planning {IPS via allAfrica}
  6. M-health may contribute to the patient gaining medical knowledge, but in the short-term patients with low health literacy will not benefit as much:
    Clearing m-health hurdles {ITWeb}