The Minister for Energy and Mineral Development, Mary Gorette Kitutu,
has urged more women to join the technological industry to exploit the
big number of opportunities available there.
Addressing the African Women in Technology conference at the Kampala
International University main campus in Kansanga, Ggaba road, Kampala on
Friday, Kitutu said women should not underestimate themselves, when it
comes to going for opportunities in the tech industry.
“You should not underestimate yourselves. Apply for these tech
courses and go for further studies.”, Kitutu told the over 100 women
gathered at the conference.
Giving herself as an example, the Minister said women can do more to
penetrate the tech industry in particular and science field in general.
She pointed out that women ...