To my detractors,
I wonder how many of U folks out there who have
imputed all kinds of negative motives to my message
took the time to visit my home page and check out some
of the free services I offer on there! Do U guys know
that there are schools in my native Cameroon that log
on to that site to test their students on some aspects
of basic computer knowledge, and at no charge?
Akere D. Achu, MCSE
P.S. By the way Mr. Kelechi, have a little sense of
humour! That thank U stuff was a joke!
--- "Anthony J. Brooks" <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Maybe Mr. Achu is really working for X.com and
> getting a commission
> from the business he brings to them. Sure sounds
> like it is a bit
> more than just "good heartedness". Hmmm ... :)
> There are plenty of other e-commerce/on-line banks
> on the net and
> X.com is not one of the more popular ones. So why
> is he (Mr. Achu)
> pushing this one? Only he knows but it sounds like
> a sales jobs (or
> at least that's is the way is it coming across).
> People get very skeptical when they fell like they
> are being "pushed"
> into something - especially when m-o-n-e-y is
> I think your advice to Mr. Achu is very good and
> shows your wisdom.
> Hopefully we can put this to bed and move onto
> IT-related topics. I
> think we all have a common interest - applications
> of IT and the Internet
> in Africa for ALL Africans. The world will benefit
> greatly as a consequence.
> At 08:28 PM 12/21/99 +0000, you wrote:
> >Greetings all and happy holidays,
> >I agree with Edward and Nhari. Edward, I'm not
> writing to deviate from the
> >point that you made neither am I writing to argue
> with you, but I didn't
> >quite like the way you put this:
> >>This list is not for ordinary Africans.
> >I understood where you were coming from but the
> "ordinary" wouldn't sound
> >good to fellow Africans that are not IT experts and
> >Divine, if you feel as though you have done the
> people on this list a favor
> >by your information, then don't be defensive about
> anything and don't keep
> >promoting the site. Let the people that find the
> site or your personal site
> >informative thank and praise you. Don't ask for
> praises when you are doing
> >something from your heart.
> >Have a wonderful holidays everyone and a happy new
> >- Kelechi
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