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MY ICT INNOVATION – 2015

Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

The Ministry of Communication Technology has concluded the ‘’My ICT Innovation Competition’’ introduced to mark the 2015 International “Girls in ICT Day” celebration. The theme for this year’s celebration is ‘’Girls, Women and Innovation.”

At the close of the competition on Friday, 8th May, 2015, a total of 89 entries were received from girls in secondary schools across the country. 40 of the entries were screened off based on non-compliance with submission formats. There were four duplicate submissions of the remaining 49 entries leaving the judges with 45 entries for evaluation.

Evaluation of submitted entries was conducted by reputable professionals from both the public and private sector organizations from 9th – 11th May, 2015. At the end of the rigorous exercise, three best entries were selected as follows:

Position Title of Project Name of Student School
First IDP Reunification Site Fatimah Aliyu-Gebi International Community School, Abuja
Second Health Plus App Praise Sanni-Adeniyi International School, Lagos
Third Sister-Sister Omotayo Ogunnaike Lagoon Secondary School, Lagos

 

Prizes will be awarded for the best three entries on Thursday 14th May, 2015 at Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja by 12.00noon.

Winners have already been contacted.