I thank Owekitibwa Charles Peter Mayiga—Katikkiro of Buganda for the generous contribution of UGX 70Million towards the establishment of Sir Edward Mutesa II Museum in the house where Ssekabaka Mutesa II lived from 1944 to 1945 as a student at Makerere University.
I also thank the Katikkiro for his appeal to government to increase funding to Makerere to enable us preserve the heritage of this historic university and for his pledge that the Kingdom will continue to support the university in its development efforts.
Bidding Farewell to H.E. Per Lindgärde
There was joy and yet a hard time when I bid farewell to H.E. Per Lindgarde, the Swedish Ambassador this afternoon. Makerere has enjoyed a wonderful relationship with the Embassy during his tenure and I wish him good health and success in his next assignment.
Commissioning CoVAB Golden Jubilee Celebrations
Today I represented the First Lady and Minister of Education and Sports, Hon. Janet Museveni at the commissioning of the Golden Jubilee celebrations of the College of Veterinary Medicine, Animal Resources and Biosecurity (CoVAB). I congratulate the college on their wonderful innovations.