PM Rugunda poses for a group photo with Kabale football team after it won a trophy during the ICOB Inter district football competition(Photo by PMPU)
He also called upon the youth to make use of their age productively for the development of the country.
“Government is depending on the youth for the development and productivity of the country. Therefore, I urge you to be optimistic and hopeful with a right mind-set,” Bahati said.
The President of ICOB, Dr Munini Mulera preached the message of sacrifice, volunteerism, and selflessness among the Banyakigezi, which are the solid foundation of the association.
“ICOB is about giving and not receiving, volunteering and not being served. Therefore let us make sacrifices for the next generation,” Munini said.
He also called upon the people to support government so as to enable it succeed and serve the people better.
A number of activities were carried out during the convention including, the launch of the Kigezi Cultural Village by the Prime Minister on behalf of His Excellency the President, exhibitions, a charity walk for maternal health care and inter-district football competitions among others.
The convention brought together people from all the districts of Kigezi region which include; Rukungiri, Rubanda, Kanungu, Kabale and Kisoro.
By Doreen Nasasira