“We thank president Sassou Nguesso,” student Merline Kiamesso told CCTV Africa about the unveiling of Brazzaville’s University of Marien Ngouabi. “With these amphitheaters, you can come at any time. The rooms are large, air conditioned and there’s room for everyone.”
The Republic of Congo has moved forward with with injecting around $15 million into education. The project — two new amphitheaters — at a major university is said to be the very thing to help form an adequate educational framework within the country. According to CCTV Africa, the unveiling and investment into the sector has been long awaited.