The State Minister for National guidance, Hon. Godfrey Kabyanga has commissioned the first private University in Kasese district, Rwenzori International University, with a call on parents to own the institution by sending their children to the University.
Addressing media shortly after presiding over the function, Hon. Kabyanga who commended the University for Promoting Science and entrepreneurship courses, described the university as a dream come true for Kasese and the neighboring districts that have been haggling to send their children for university studies far away from home.
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In his address, the Chief of Defense Forces, Gen. Wilson Mbasu Mbadi said the investment in research and innovations by the university is the way to go so as the learners are able to think deeper and get exposed to things that will benefit their country. Gen. Mbadi speaking……
Speaking to our reporter shortly after the function, Dr. Nathanael Walemba, the University Vice chancellor said the reason for establishing the learning institution here was among others to make the University education more affordable in the region and particularly in Kasese.
Dr. Walemba speaking…..
Earlier, the Uganda Union SDA Church President, Pastor Denial Matte said the university will work as ladder to higher heights for the community. END