The new Minister of Education and Sports, Hon. Janet Museveni, was Monday handed her office at the ministry headquarters at Embassy House in Kampala.
Earlier, Parliament Avenue Road and King George VI Way were blocked as Hon. Janet Museveni was being handed her new office from Rtd Maj Jessica Alupo, the former Minister of Education and Sports.
Alupo who briefed Janet on the programmes currently ongoing at the ministry, pledged to support the First Lady during her term.
In her speech, Janet revealed that she will work with the staff and political heads of the ministry to boost the level of Uganda’s education.
She later toured the various offices and familiarised herself with the environment that now becomes her daily work place.
During the same ceremony, the new primary education state minister Rosemary Sseninde received instruments of power from the state minister for higher education Dr John Chrysostom Muyingo.