Women have commended President Yoweri Museveni and the NRM government for respecting their rights. They said this had contributed to their social, political and economic development. The women were celebrating the International Rural Womenâ€™s Day at Galiraya sub-county headquarters on Thursday. â€œIt is in this regime that women have started being represented from the village level to the Parliament,â€ the women said. The deputy resident district commissioner, Deborah Mbabazi, asked women to instill moral values in their children. She noted that there was a high rate of moral decadence among the young generation. Merinah Konyonyo, the president of the National Associations of Women Organisations, asked women to be innovative and use the available resources to develop their communities.
Kabaka opens bishopâ€™s house
The Kabaka, Ronald Muwenda Mutebi, yesterday officiated at the opening of the Mityana Anglican bishopâ€™s house. The ceremony took place at Namukozi, according to the bishop of the diocese, Steven Kazimba . He said the expansion and renovation of the house cost over sh280m. The money was raised by Christians and well wishers of the diocese. Kazimba also celebrated his first anniversary as Mityana Diocese bishop. He was installed as bishop in October last year, replacing Dunstan Kopliano Bukenya.
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