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Uganda: Govt. plans to set up ICT Hub

The Ugandan ICT ministry has announced that it is establishing an innovation fund to assist young people to enter the ICT the sector.Speaking at the Uganda Communications Commission’s (UCC) ACIA awards, ICT Minister John Nasasira said the ministry “has developed a five-year ICT Sector Strategy and Investment Plan.” Nasasira applauded the UCC for “encouraging a culture of creativity and analytical thinking among young people.”Godfrey Mutabazi, the executive director of UCC, noted a continued “growth in the number of entrants for the ACIA awards.”He said the number of submissions had grown fr