WOMEN’S DAY: 33 honored with golden jubilee medals
By Kalule paddy
During this year’s 2022 international
Women’s day celebrations, Uganda’s president Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has awarded
thirty three(33) women with golden jubilee medals at an event held at Kololo
independence grounds in Kampala
The golden jubilee medal also known as 50th
Uganda independence medal is awarded in recognition of outstanding services and
loyalty to the country from October 9, 1962 to October 9, 2012.
Among those awarded include: Hajat Farida Kimbowa, the
chairperson National women’s council and Dr. Ruth Senyonyi, formerly a
counselloring psychologist at Bank of Uganda.
Among others awarded in civilian category include: Caroline
Kego Laker, Vanessa Nakate, Grace Nakibaala, Florence Bonabana, Norah Njuba
Bwaya, late. Prof. Francis A Miiro, Mary Musoke, Elizabeth Musoke Norah, Joan
Nalubega, Beatrice Chelangnat, Margaret Ntakalimaze, prof. Henry Kasozi, Late.
Yowasi Makaru Rwamango, Kazibwe Prossy Rebecca, Sr. Mary Gabriella Lutwama,
Kateshumbwa Eunice, Oidu Anne Christine, late Penina Namasa, Dr. Zinaida
Borissova, Dr. Konstantin Borissov.
Golden Jubilee (UPDF) : Maj. Winnie Nabaasa.
Golden Jubilee (POLICE): SSP Namugenyi Rebecca, ASP Kiwanuka
Sarah, IP. Nambozo Gladys, IP. Kasabiiti Mary, CPL Akello Stella
Police Long service for 30 years and more: IP. Nakayiza
Esther, IP. Babi David and CPL. Akiding Margret
Honarary Medal: Mugume moses, Administrator Kisizi Hospital
and Butamanya Robert