Sierra Leone’s BlueCrest College has emerged as a top performer in the third ATU Africa Innovation Challenge.

This prestigious competition, organized under the guidance of the African Telecommunications Union (ATU), witnessed remarkable achievements not only from BlueCrest College but also from Veritas University in Nigeria and Zetech University in Kenya.

The event, sponsored by industry giants such as Intel, Huawei, ITU, and the GSMA, serves as a platform to recognize and celebrate groundbreaking initiatives in the field of telecommunications and ICT services. The ATU Africa Innovation Challenge is dedicated to promoting innovations that bridge the digital gap and ensure equitable access to telecommunications services across the African continent.

Participation in the competition was robust, with twenty-six esteemed African universities presenting an impressive array of innovative concepts. BlueCrest College, representing Sierra Leone, showcased exceptional prowess, contributing to the institution’s recognition at the forefront of technological innovation.

The ATU Africa Innovation Challenge’s successful conclusion underscores the commitment of higher learning institutions in Sierra Leone and across Africa to advancing technology and addressing the digital divide. As the nation continues to make strides in the realm of innovation, BlueCrest College stands as a beacon of excellence in leveraging technology for the betterment of society.