KAMPALA – Angella Kasekende has announced her intention to run for National Female Youth Member of Parliament in the upcoming 2021 elections.
According to Kasekende young people must take responsibility for their own futures and not be caught up in the blame game that is all too common today
“I have put myself forward because I have come to the decision that time is extremely limited and precious to contribute to change,” she noted.
She added that her campaign platform shall be Hope, Growth and Prosperity.
“I intend to launch an ambitious program,to foster a million real jobs by reworking current and future programs, redirecting investment and creating viable partnerships between education institutions, vocational centres, business and government,” she promised.
Kasekende is a 25-year-old who currently consults at the International Law Institute-African Centre for Legal Excellence (ILI-ACLE).
She has a Business degree from University of Portsmouth and a Masters in Entrepreneurship and Innovation from the University of Sussex.
She was also awarded the Young and Emerging Leadership fellowship,2019 by the Leo Africa Intitute.