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RENU 2021 Workshops and DEAs

The schedule for the RENU 2021 capacity building programme is ongoing with the Introduction to Network Operations taking place from 9th to 26th March 2021.

Please follow the updates on our pages in case of any amendments.

Capacity Building 2021

Latest News

RENU’s Zero-rated Mobile Access is Here!

Students and staff of RENU member institutions can now access their institutions’ websites and e-learning portals WITHOUT loading a data bundle on MTN and Airtel.

To enjoy the service, please contact your institution's IT team.

Work and study from wherever you are!

Eng. Dr. Dorothy Okello is RENU’s New Board Chairperson!

Eng. Dr. Okello (MuK) was recently appointed Chairperson of the RENU Board of Directors. Dr. John Kitayimbwa (DVC, UCU) is her deputy.

Follow the link for their messages to the members..

RENU Now Part of MANRS

On Tuesday 13th, October, 2020, RENU joined the global initiative Mutually Agreed Norms for Routing Security (MANRS).

For more details, please follow the link.

eduroam now accessible off campus!

Today, we unveil Africa’s first metro deployment of eduroam, that enables students, university staff, and researchers to access eduroam remotely. Click here to learn more about the new solution.

Employee of the Year 2020

Derrick Ssemanda

About Derrick Ssemanda

Derrick was recently overwhelmingly voted by fellow staff as RENU’s Employee of the Year (EoY) 2020!

Derrick Ssemanda, is a Systems and Software Engineer at RENU, having joined the team in September 2018.

His colleagues at RENU know him as being very committed to his work, and recognize him for having been very innovative in coming up with very useful solutions especially during the COVID-19 pandemic, and exhibiting the spirit of mentorship towards both junior and other staff.

RENU appreciates Derrick for his hard work, sacrifices which have contributed enormously to giving our best to member institutions in the year.

Congratulations Derrick!