Red Pepper Nominated For Digital Impact Awards Africa

The Red pepper Online has been nominated for the upcoming Digital Impact Awards Africa scheduled for 22 August 2014


Red Pepper has been nominated in the category of the Fastest Growing Corporate Brand on Social Media and will battle it out with brands like Bell Lager, Centenary Bank, Club Pilsner, Huawei Uganda, NBS Television, The Observer and WBS Television.

With the theme, maximizing the Digital Dividend, the awards seek to recognize and appreciate different organizations that are spearheading the use of digital mediums in improving the lives of their different clients/customers they serve.

The nominations list has 13 Awards categories for Uganda, the project’s host country, and 4 Awards Categories for Africa.

For the Africa categories, thorough research will be conducted to rank the top 10 brands on Social Media, Apps and Financial service innovations. The research findings will be released on the Awards gala night.

Below is a full list of the nominees in their respective categories.

Digital Brand of the Year

1 Airtel Uganda

2 Centenary Bank

3 Daily Monitor

4 MTN Uganda

5 The New Vision

Best Corporate Brand on Social Media

1 Airtel Uganda

2 Bukedde

3 Daily Monitor

4 MTN Uganda

5 NTV Uganda

6 The New Vision

Fastest Growing Corporate Brand on Social Media

1 Bell Lager

2 Centenary Bank

3 Club Pilsner

4 Huawei Uganda

5 NBS Television

6 The Observer

7 The Red Pepper

8 WBS Television

Best Government Agency on Social Media


2 Bank of Uganda


4 NSSF Uganda

5 Uganda Police Force

Best Corporate Cyber security Practice

1 Bank of Uganda

2 DFCU Uganda

3 Standard Chartered Bank Uganda


Best Corporate Digital Marketing Campaign

1 Airtel Uganda Cranes Together We Can

2 CokeStudioAfrica The world’s ours video contest

3 MTN Egg Hunt

4 Smart Telecom: Give Us a name

Best Corporate Website

1 Bank of Uganda

2 Centenary Bank


4 MTN Uganda


6 Orange Uganda

7 Smile Uganda

8 Stanbic Bank Uganda

9 Uganda Telecom

Best Digital Financial Service

1 Airtel Money

2 Centenary Bank E-banking (CenteMobile,PC Banking Services)

3 MTN Mobile Money

4 Stanbic Bank Uganda E-banking (Internet Banking, Mobile Banking)

5 Standard Chartered Bank 24hrs Banking (Online Banking, Mobile Banking, VISA Cards)

Best Digital Financial Service Innovation

1 Payments- Airtel Uganda and Total Uganda

2 Bulk Payments – Beyonic – httpss://

3 JPESA- httpss://

4 Life Care Insurance MTN Mobile Money, AON and Jubilee

5 Mobile Bulk Payments Solution- Airtel Money and Barclays

6 Money Transfer – Remit Uganda – httpsss://

7 Money Transfer – Yo Payment httpsss://

Best E-Service


2 AAR Health Services

3 National Water – E-Water Payment System

4 NSSF Uganda – GO SMART – E-Service

5 TCMG Uganda

Best E-Commerce

1 httpss://

2 httpss://

3 httpss://

4 httpss://

5 httpss://

6 httpss://

Best Mobile App

1 BodaPay

2 Mafutago

3 Matatu

4 NBS News App

5 The New Vision News App

6 The Pearl Guide – Experience Premium Uganda

People’s Choice Video Commercial of the Year on YouTube

1 Meet Mr. Money

2 MTN Oh, the things you’ll learn.

3 Orange Uganda TOKOTA

4 Riham

5 Uganda Telecom Airtime for life

1 thought on “Red Pepper Nominated For Digital Impact Awards Africa

  1. Red pepper is top of the game. I’m always updated with breaking news than waiting next day. Well done red pepper

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