#NRMPrimaries: What you need to know about Dr. Robert Mwesigwa Rukaari

#NRMPrimaries: What you need to know about Dr. Robert Mwesigwa Rukaari

With NRM Primaries for MPs set for this Friday, Dr. Robert Mwesigwa Rukaari contested for the Parliamentary Seat of Mbarara City North constituency.

As we head into the polling day, here detailed profile of the man set to take charge of Mbarara City North.

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Who is Robert Rukaari?

Dr. Robert Mwesigwa is the Chairman of the East African Procurement News Company Limited, a sister company of AMPROC INC. The Company publishes a monthly Magazine that reviews the Procurement Industry in the East African Region.

Until recently, Dr Mwesigwa has been the Honorary Consul for the Republic of Malawi in Uganda, a position he held for 8 years.

Dr. Mwesigwa is passionate on matters of environmental and wildlife Conservation, and Tourism development and he has heavily invested in eco-tourism ventures.

Recently, Government of Uganda through the National Forestry Authority (NFA) awarded him ecotourism facilities in Kitubulu and Mabira Central Forest Reserves whose developments is undergoing. Dr Mwesigwa is also developing a private Conservancy near Lake Mburo National Park.

He also serves as a member of the Central Executive Committee of the ruling party; National resistance Movement (NRM), the ruling party in Uganda.


National Resistance Movement
National Chairman, Entrepreneurship League and Member of the Central Executive Committee National Resistance Movement November 2015 – Present.

East Africa Procurement News
Executive Chairman

East Africa Procurement News
Feb 2005 – Present 15 years 8 months.

Malawi Honorary Consul to Uganda. February 2010 – November 2017 (years 10 months).

American Procurement Company (AMPROC) March 2009 – June 2012 (3 years 4 months).

Inspection Control Services (ICS)
2 years 4 months

Vice President of the Africa region May 1998 – Aug 20002 (years 4 months).

Managing Director
SWIPCO March 1996 – August 1998 (2 years 6 months).

Procurement Consultancy firm
Director of Marketing, East Africa region
Procurement Consultancy firm
January 1995 – Sep 1996 (1 year 9 months).


Makerere University
Bachelor’s degree B.A Political Science and French

Makerere University
Masters Degree in Public Administration

Nkumba University
Masters in Security and Strategic Studies.

Nkumba University
Diploma Strategic Public Relations.

Nkumba University
Diploma in Business Administration and Management.

Honors & Awards

Honorary Doctorate
United Graduate College & Seminary International
November 2014 as an Eminent personality and a successful Business man in Uganda.


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