The Country's President Yoweri Museveni has called on universities in the country to teach courses that will help address the needs of society and the development of the country.
Some of the graduants attentively listening to President Museveni as he addressed them during the 15th Graduation ceremony of Gulu University at their main campus on Saturday 11th January 2020.Photo by Abu Mwesigwa/PPU
The President was today officiated the 15th
graduation ceremony of Gulu University in Northern Uganda where over 1,500
students graduated with Degrees, Diplomas and Certificates. 226 of the students
had been on government sponsorship.
“Human living is about solving the needs (emikyeno) of society, like food, health, mobility, water,
communication and entertainment. In the c...
Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni has explained that the purpose of the 2020 Great Trek from Galamba in Wakiso District to Birembo in Kakumiro District was not to show stamina but rather to educate the young generation about the history of their country, appreciate the veterans who fough for its liberation and do what they need to do to make sure that their country survives.
“I want you to look
at the history of the ones who were before you who had a deeper understanding
of what Africa needs but also had the discipline to fight for it. I also wanted
to expose you to your country so that you see the potential in agriculture and
tourism industry. When I was looking at the hills of Kanzira, Butoloogo, I was
thinking of the idea of supporting you with health tourism fac...
Administrator Green and the Director-General
discussed additional Ebola-preparedness activities
WASHINGTON D.C., United
States of America, January 6, 2020/ -- The following is attributable to
Acting Spokesperson Pooja Jhunjhunwala:
U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Mark Green
spoke with the Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO), Dr.
Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, on Friday to discuss efforts to respond to the
outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) amid increasing
security concerns and how to best support the Government of DRC and its
partners to control the disease.
Administrator Green expressed his condolences to the Director-General for the
attacks on WHO staff members on November 27, 2...