Irene Kagwa UCC ED

UCC Pledges Support To New ICT PS

By Chief Spy Reporter

The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has welcomed the appointment of Dr. Aminah Zawedde as the new Permanent Secretary, Ministry of ICT and National Guidance.

Dr. Zawedde’s appointment followed a reshuffle by President Yoweri Museveni last night. The shuffle saw Vincent Bagiire sent to Foreign Affairs as PS, replacing retired Amb Mugoya.

In a tweet Friday morning, UCC Executive Director, Eng. Irene Kaggwa Sewankambo, congratulated Dr. Zawedde for her appointment. In the same tweet, Eng. Kaggwa Sewankambo, pledged support to the new ICT and National Guidance PS.

@UCC_Official congratulates Dr @azawedde upon her appointment & looks forward to supporting her in building on the achievements of Dr. Jimmy Pat Samanya & Hon. @Tybisa to have effective policy to drive the development of ICTs in & foster the growth of our economy through ICTs,” Eng. Kaggwa said.

Dr. Zawedde, a lecturer at Makerere University’s School of Computing holds a PhD in Computer Science, she is a certified Information Systems Auditor, NITA-U Board Member and a Non-Executive Director, DFCU Bank.

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