Life Style
Nabagereka advises on family and career
Publish Date: Mar 18, 2014
Nabagereka advises on family and career
  • mail
  • img
newvision

By Titus Kakembo

For Uganda to become a better place for future generations, there is need to reinvent family values, balance quality time for; family life, career development and amassing wealth.

It was noted that the yardstick of success has been put so high in a society where one is expected to have a house, drive a car, have a good job or a successful business and be happily married.

"What is success?" asked the Nabagereka, Sylvia Nagginda in rhetoric. "Is it having a lot of money, having a good job, doing the same job consistently for decades, being a minister or having a successful marriage?"

"It is a combination of one whole," tipped Nagginda. "These are crowned by love, faith and persistence.

Society ought to jealously guard against technological advancement which exploits women as objects of pornography.

Our challenge is to remain relevant in making our homes the springboard for a better future."

She urged parents to enrol their children for the annual ‘ekisakati’ (camp) to brace them for the fast changing world.

They need work ethics to succeed in the competitive job market places and social etiquette.

 


The Nabagereka, Sylvia Nagginda (right) and the finance minister, maria Kiwanuka at Serena conference hall after attending the women's day banquet

 

Nagginda reasserted that the family institution will address the big issues plaguing the country like poverty, street children, crime and greed.

This was during the second annual Women's dinner at Serena Hotel March 14, 2014 under the theme ‘Inspiring change: Principles of successful women every man should know’.

The finance minister, Maria Kiwanuka agreed with Nagginda but added that the challenge is for women to turn their challenges into advantages.

"Let us embrace our womanhood but do not act like a man," said Kiwanuka.

"Let us play our roles as a wife, mother, daughter and sister.  Surround yourself with people with positive energy, new skills, a
vision and the will," she added


Soroti Municipality MP, Captain Mike Mukula and his wife Gladays greet the Nabagereka, Sylvia Nagginda and the finance minister, Maria Kiwanuka(R).

 

 

The statements, comments, or opinions expressed through the use of New Vision Online are those of their respective authors, who are solely responsible for them, and do not necessarily represent the views held by the staff and management of New Vision Online.

New Vision Online reserves the right to moderate, publish or delete a post without warning or consultation with the author.Find out why we moderate comments. For any questions please contact digital@newvision.co.ug

  • mail
  • img
blog comments powered by Disqus
Also In This Section
Sleep well, my friend: moving tribute to Joyce
Nigel, a former colleague and confidant, eulogises Joyce in a moving tribute that tells the world what the jolly football lover went through in the days leading to her demise....
KCCA bans smoking and polythene at this year’s carnival
There will be no smoking and use of polythene bags (Kaveera) at this year’s Kampala city festival....
Living positively: Search for Miss Y+ and Mr Y+ continues
The search for Miss Y+ and Mr.Y+ (young positive) continues as auditions in different regions attract overwhelming numbers of HIV positive young people....
Wakiso, an untapped tourism gem
Wakiso district has a variety of tourism attractions that remain untapped....
Man with ‘world’s longest penis’ says women fear him
He is a 52-year-old Mexican man who claims to have the world’s longest penis—approximately 19 inches. But unlike what you’re thinking, Roberto Esquivel Cabrera is certainly not happy about it!...
Traditional cook stove: women and children’s silent killer
Every time Suzan Natukunda, a mother of 5, wants to prepare food, the thought of sending her children to the nearby bushes to gather fire food crosses her mind....
Are poor parliamentary debates a result of removal of school debates?
Yes
No
Can't Say
follow us
subscribe to our news letter