BBC reports Kenya fiber break

Andree Toonk andree+nanog at
Thu Mar 1 10:17:07 CST 2012

Hi Georgios,

.-- My secret spy satellite informs me that at 12-03-01 1:11 AM
Georgios Theodoridis wrote:
> Has it been known the exact time of the incident?
> I have found an article reporting that the cut occurred in the mid-day
> of Saturday 25th but nothing more precise.
> We would like to use such information for a BGP anomaly detection
> analysis that we are carrying out in our research centre.

Looking at BGP data we can see large outages for both Kenya and Uganda
starting at around 9:12 UTC on February the 25th.

Also see:


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