Microsoft Africa chairman Interim Prime Minister of Mali

This might be of interest to the "Tribe," though it is not really tech related. Cheick Modibo Diarra, a former NASA physicist and current chairman of Microsoft Africa has been picked to oversee the transition to civilian rule in the West African country of Mali. More details over at Al Jazeera: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/africa/2012/04/2012417133348521462.html