The Minister of ICT and National Guidance Hon. Frank Kagyigyi Tumwebaze yesterday celebrated five years in the cabinet with a thanksgiving service at Bisozi Catholic Parish in Kibaale, Kamwenge district.
The minister also used the service to fundraise for the completion of the church. Speaker of Parliamnent Rt Hon. Rebecca Kadaga was the chief guest. Over 50 million in cash and 100m in pledges were raised towards completing the church activities.
“We had a good day of thanksgiving today at our home church of Bisozi Catholic Parish on the assumption of the Virgin Mary. The RT Hon Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga was the chief Guest. Colleague Ministers and Members of Parliament attended and we raised over 50 million in cash and about 100m in pledges as we fundraised towards completing the church activities.I thank you all for coming. God bless Uganda,” Frank Tumwebaze.
On 15th August is the Day of Assumption of the Virgin Mary..It is an important spiritual day in the Catholic faith. This is the same day (15/8/2012) I was first announced/appointed Minister. I made 5 years in Cabinet today 15th August 2017. My wife and I, joined the Parishioners of our home church Bisozi Catholic Parish, to celebrate this day and also give thanks to God. The thanks-giving mass was led by Bishop Akiiki Muhirwa of Fort Portal Diocese and RT Hon Kadaga Speaker of Parliament was the Chief guest…A number of friends also joined me to thank God.
I dedicate this day to all my constituents and pray that it gives them good health and good weather. Blessings to you all friends who attended,” Frank Tumwebaze said.