Green Star Leadership Awards

Umeme Limited, Uganda’s main electricity distribution company, won the Excellence in Power Transmission or Distribution Award for the second year in a row.

Taking place during the East African Power Industry Convention (EAPIC) in Nairobi this week, the East African Power Industry Awards gathered some 200 power professionals from the region at a glamorous gala dinner and recognised individuals, companies and projects based on the excellent work they have been doing in the power sector during 2015/2016.

(from left to right): Simbiso Chimbima, Chief Technical Officer, Umeme ; Sam Zimbe, Deputy Managing Director, Umeme ; Jacqueline Waithaka-Mungai, Head Corporate Banking, Co-Operative Bank – category Sponsors Sylver Hategekimana, Network Asset Performance Manager, Umeme