After giving selected students access to its training facility on Mombasa Road, Huawei has gone further. The telecommunications equipment manufacturer launched an application challenge to stir the young developer community in Kenya. The Huawei Android Application Challenge (HAAC) ends tomorrow, 19th October.

The application challenge hoped to see student application developers from JKUAT, Moi and Nairobi University fight for a chance to win great prizes including Huawei IDEOS S7 tablet, Huawei IDEOS X5 and monetary rewards of upto Ksh 50,000. The app developers has to  submit their entry by tomorrow October 19th through their respective Faculty of Engineering after which a panel of judges from Huawei, Safaricom and their respective campuses would sit down and decide which app is tops.

All apps entered for the HAAC must run on Android 1.5 OS.

You can get more info about the challenge here