Rwandans from the University of Rwanda (UR) Network team have excelled at the 2023 Huawei ICT Competition global finals held in Shenzhen, China. This is the country’s first time in the competition, defeating over 30 countries and 130 teams to scoop second place.
The three students from the University of Rwanda, Regis Minani, Magnifique Mugiraneza, and Michael Fred Mugisha, excelled among the 650 students from eight universities in Rwanda at the national finals stage and continued up to the African stage, where they came in second and qualified for global competition in China.
The universities include Adventist University of Central Africa (AUCA), The Institute of Applied Sciences Ruhengeri (INES), Rwanda Polytechnic (RP), University of Rwanda (UR), University of Kigali (UOK), Kigali Independent University (ULK) among others.
The Huawei ICT Competition is a globally developed competitive ICT talent exchange program for university, college, and TVET students. It aims to provide students with a…