2016 Winners


Uganda's ICT explorers
Mr. ICT by Bushenyi Parental Care Nursery and Primary School
  • Winner: Mr. ICT by Bushenyi Parental Care Nursery and Primary School
  • First runners up: Happy Hill Television services by Happy Hill Junior Academy
  • Second runners up: Tereka cash post machine by Green Hill Academy
Uganda's ICT Rising Stars
  • Winner: MOD speed gun prototype: Kako Senior Secondary School
  • First Runners up: E-ID (Electronic ID phone application) by Mary Hill High School
  • Second Runners up: Automated Biometric Voting machine by Dr. Obote College Boroboro
Uganda's ICT visionaries
  • Winner: Natalsys; a hand held embedded monitoring system for expectant mothers: by Tashobya Stephen, and team
  • First Runners up: The Sign Language Tutor; text to gesture converter and vice versa that enables the deaf and dumb communicate better: by Mugabi Kiwanuka Samuel and team
  • Second Runners up: Visual Plus: mobile application for visually impaired persons: by Moris Atwine and team
ICT for Development

Winner: Tambula, a location awareness technology for boda boda riders by Thinvoid:

First Runners up: Protecting Infants by SMS [PRISMS], an sms based decision support system for managing sick new born babies by frontline health workers

Digital Content

Winner: MixaKids ; online content platform for children

First Runners up: Kampala Smart Schooling a Kampala Primary School Curriculum based online learning system

Service Excellence

Winner : "Tugabane" a multiple user data sharing service By Airtel Uganda

Business Excellence

Winner: Umeme Mobile Application a customer self-service platform by Umeme (U) Ltd

ACIA 2016 special award

ACIA 2016 special award; Uganda Revenue Authority voted by general pubic as the Best MDA offering e-services in Uganda for the AskURA mobile application and the Mobile Tax Payment Solution

Judges Choice Award
"Yakako" An emergency power credit service.