Meet the WiderNet Field Associates


Field Associates (FAs) provide our subscribers with a level of professional service, security, and trustworthiness that makes implementing an eGranary Digital Library less stressful and more successful.
FAs provide pre-sales advice, on-site installation, and hands-on training, as well as follow-up with updates, usage reporting, and ad hoc training.
For more information, please contact info@widernet.org.


Picture unavailable Jennifer  Abagyeh   
Field Associate/Consultant: Nigeria
jennifer@widernet.org
Jennifer has a degree in Economics and a Diploma in Computer Science with certifications in Computing and Business. She currently works with a Management Consulting and ICT Solutions Organization in Nigeria where she is involved in building partnerships for ICT solutions for businesses, training and capacity building activities and low cost bandwidth solutions for businesses and institutions. As a Field Associate for the eGranary Digital Library in Nigeria, she works to promote the eGranary Digital Library, works with potential partners and does on-location and off-location technical support.
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Picture unavailable Abdullahi  Ali   
Field Associate: Somalia
alia@widernet.org
Abdullahi is an Engineer and, since his university days, his life has revolved around computing and new technology. He has experience with NT Server, Win2K Server, XP, Win9X computing platforms as well as DOS. He studied networking and has experience setting up and configuring advanced TCP/IP and NT routing. As well, he is proficient in the installation and troubleshooting major LAN transports such as TCP/IP, firewalls, routers, bridges, and host gateways.
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Picture unavailable Selassie  Anku   
Field Associate: Ghana
selassie@widernet.org
Selassie Emmanuel Anku is Computer and Network Expert specialised in designing and supporting computer networks with more than 8 years’ experience. His competencies lie in remotely monitoring and giving technical support, troubleshooting of networks, designing and installing of computer educational labs, setting of Digital Libraries and Virtual Computing solutions. He also served in the capacity as backup engineer for Ebola Response Connectivity Initiative ERCI) Network Operating Centre, Ghana.
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Picture unavailable Mulugeta  Assefa   
Field Associate: Ethiopia
massefa@widernet.org
As a Field Associate on location, Mulegeta can do anything from promoting the eGranary to working with potential partners to on-location installation and technical support.
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Picture unavailable Herbert  Busiku  M.S.C.S.
Field Associate/Consultant: Uganda
hbusiku@widernet.org
Herbert received his post-graduate diploma in Computer Science in December 2000. He has also obtained three certifications in Computing and Networking. As a Field Associate on location, he can do anything from promoting the eGranary to working with potential partners to on-location installation and technical support.
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Picture unavailable Sounkalo  Dembele   
Field Associate: Mali
sdembele@widernet.org
Sounkalo Dembele is the president and founder of NGO SchoolNetMali Mokoya juru. The main objective of the NGO is the use of ICT in School system. He has been the iEARN International representative in Mali since 2003. Sounkalo is a passionate Educator and community organizer. He has 10 years of experiences in organizing students’ exchanges and 18 years of experiences as language teacher, teacher of the Nko Writing system and mentor in using computer as a tool of teaching and learning.
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Picture unavailable Shola  Kehinde   
Field Associate: Nigeria
skehinde@widernet.org
Shola Kehinde is an ICT Professional, inspirational speaker, entrepreneur and a graduate of Physics Electronics. A member of certified project management professional, Mikrotik certified network associate, certified computer engineer with other certifications in IT?.
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Picture unavailable Ishaque  Mia   
Field Associate: Bangladesh
imia@widernet.org
Ishaque has experience installing and using the eGranary in Bangladesh since October 2011. He graduated from the University of Dhaka and has good computer technology background. He can do anything from promoting the eGranary to working with potential partners to on-location installation and technical support.
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Picture unavailable Lusciol  Motamota   
Field Associate: Papua New Guinea
lmotamota@widernet.org
Lusciol Motamota is currently working with Papua New Guinea Department of Education as an IT Officer. She attended International Training Institute, and graduated with Diploma Certificate in Networks and Internet Technology (Website Design).
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Picture unavailable Bornwell  Mwewa   
Field Associate/Consultant: Zambia
bornwell@widernet.org
Bornwell has trained and become very skilled in Windows Desktop and Server Support, Linux (Ubuntu) Administration, Internet infrastructure and Web 2.0, Wireless and LAN Networking. He is passionate about ICT for development and education in particular.
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Picture unavailable Sila  Too   
Field Associate: Kenya
stoo@widernet.org
Sila currently works as a System Librarian at Moi University where he performs and/or oversees software and application development, installation, and upgrades for the University Library and other office use. He also plans, deploys, and rebuilds Linux servers and configures hardware, peripherals, services, settings, directories, storage, etc.
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