Museveni, Kabaka, Besigye to receive award


President Yoweri Museveni, the Kabaka of Buganda Ronald Muwenda Mutebi II, and FDC president Dr. Kizza Besigye are among the Ugandans to be given awards Pearl of Africa Life time Achievements tomorrow (Friday) evening at Imperial Royale Hotel.

Some of the other prominent Ugandans to be honoured for their outstanding contribution include the Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi, former Vice President Prof. Gilbert Bukenya, former Prime Minister Prof. Apolo Nsibambi, Speaker of parliament Rebecca Kadaga, the First Lady Janet Museveni, the Vice President Edward Kiwanuka Ssekandi, FDC presidential aspirant Gen. Mugisha Muntu, water minister Betty Bigombe, and the Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago.

The event, organized by Uganda Investment Authority and Public Opinions, is aimed at honouring Ugandans who have greatly contributed to Uganda's attainment of the United Nations Millennium Development goals