Gulu University held its 18th Graduation on Friday 24th February 2023. The eventful day marked the installation of former Prime Minister Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda as the new institution’s Chancellor, replacing Prof. Frederick Kayanja.
On the same day, the 3rd Chancellor of Gulu University awarded degrees to over 1200 graduands from the various schools and colleges. The Vice President of Uganda H.E Jessica Alupo oversaw the installation and the day’s proceedings as the Guest of Honor representing the President.
“This morning, I represented H.E @KagutaMuseveni to install Gulu University’s 3rd Chancellor- former Prime Minister, and truly, a man of honour Ndugu @RuhakanaR, who thereafter, awarded degrees, diplomas, and certificates to over 1200 students at the 18th congregation. Congratulations!” VP Alupo tweeted. Prior to his appointment, Rugunda was working as a Special Envoy for Special Duties in the office of the President. RelatedPosts The veteran politician served as Uganda’s Prime Minister for seven years (2014–2021). Rugunda served in other numerous cabinet positions including Minister of Foreign Affairs, Minister of Internal Affairs, Minister of Information and Communication Technology and Minister of Health