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Uganda: Matibabu Inventor Wins Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation

A Ugandan software engineer, Brian Gitta cashed-in a GBP25,000 in the Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation by UK Royal Academy of Engineering for his malaria diagnosing machine, Matibabu. He was selected amongst 16 shortlisted candidates drawn from seven African countries chosen for their new innovative engineering solutions. So far, Gitta is the first Ugandan to…