President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has received a Prestigious Award.
The Fountain of Honour Y.K.Museveni has been awarded the Afrika Verein Award for Excellence in Leadership from the German-Africa Business Association.
The ceremony took place last evening in the Germany capital Berlin. Museveni becomes the first African president to receive this prestigious award.
Only days ago, President Museveni was recognised as a dynamic leader by Africa Masahariki Fest for his outstanding performance in promoting the integration of the East African Community.
In a function that was part of the Africa Mashariki Fest activities that included marathon in Kampala, President Museveni was recognised along others including former Presidents, Daniel Arap Moi of Kenya and Benjamin Mkapa of Tanzania, respectively.
In a speech read for him by Vice President Edward Kiwanuka Ssekandi during the inaugural awards at Speke Resort Munyonyo, under the theme tracing and trekking the footsteps of the founding fathers- walking the talk, the President observed that NRM administration has been at the forefront of promoting regional integration as a crucial foundation for sustainable development.