Roy Schestowitz wrote:
>In response to a question on the role of open source software in Africa,
>Gerald Ilukwe, the general manager of Microsoft Nigeria, said that cost is
>not important, even though he admitted that the average annual salary in the
>West African country is only $160 (£91).
I think you may be mis-interpreting. Likely what he meant was that M$
is willing to train and sell for greatly reduced price in developing
countries, with the goal of hooking them on their proprietory