Digital Vision
Digital Vision

Consolidating ICT strategies, policies and plans into one overarching digital Vision for Uganda


The Government of Uganda has a strong belief that ICT has the potential to revolutionize the way Government operates

ICT Innovation

National ICT Initiatives Support Programme has been set up to facilitate the creation of an ICT Innovation ecosystem and market Ugandan digital products

Infrastructure Development
ICT Infrastructure

It is the ministry's mandate to ensure quality of service of communication and internet services through compliance monitoring and enforcement

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A knowledge and productive society driven by Information, Communication Technology and National Ideology.

To increase access and usage of ICT Infrastructure and services throughout the country, ensure effective communication of government policies and programs and promotion of a national ideology for socio-economic transformation. 

To provide strategic leadership and supervision in ICT, Information and National Guidance for sustainable development. 

Hon. Dr. Chris Baryomunsi
Minister for ICT & National Guidance

Hon. Kabyangga Baluku

Hon. Kabbyanga Godfrey Baluku

Minister of State for National Guidance

Uganda’s ICT sector is one of the most vibrant and fastest growing sector within the region. Let’s develop it further together!

Hon. Joyce Nabbosa Ssebugwawo​

Minister of State for Information Communications Technology

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Dr. Aminah Zawedde

Permanent Secretary
Ministry of ICT & National Guidance

Core Priorities 2021/22

ICT Infrastructure

Extend the ICT infrastructure network to cover the entire country to ensure digital inclusion

ICT Innovation Hubs

Establish more incubation centers/hubs to encourage innovation & creation of local content at regional level


Integrate E-government systems and services to increase uptake of ICT by the public

Job Creation

Increase job creation through ICT Research & Innovation

Information Security

Improve & ensure the Information Security System is secure, reliable, resilient and capable of responding to cyber security threats


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TBT: Hon. @CHRISBARYOMUNS1 talks of his youthful days by sharing about football, his favorite sport.

He speaks about his love for @ExpressFCUganda and playing for @Parliament_Ug's Football Team as a "dangerous" midfielder 😝

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ICTs at a Glance

Connected MDAs
1 %
Reduced Net costs
Optical Fibre (KM)
ICT Policies
Net users (Mil)
Mobile users (Mil)


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