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Burundi Education and Research Network connects to UbuntuNet Network under the European Commission co-funded AfricaConnect2 Project

From left: UbuntuNet Alliance Network Engineer, Wilson Wasswa; UbuntuNet Alliance Technical Manager, Joe Kimaili; BERNET CEO, Prof. Gregoire Njejimana and BERNET Chief Technical Officer, Eloge Bapfunya pose for a photo after the successful commissioning of BERNET’s connection to the UbuntuNet Network.

18th November 2019/Lilongwe, Malawi and Bujumbura, Burundi:

Hundreds of students and researchers from at least 15 institutions of higher learning and research centers  in Burundi will now be able to optimize their research and education collaboration initiatives following the successful completion of the connection of the Burundi Education and Research Network (BERNET) to the UbuntuNet Network, the data communications network for Research and Education for Eastern and Southern Africa.