As the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) marks the 2020 international Day for Universal Access to Information 28 September, it is emerging that in Uganda, the law is more of on paper than practice.
Dr. Fredrick Kitoogo is a member of Makerere University Council appointed by Government. George Omunyokol, the Chairperson Makerere University Staff Appeals Tribunal, says they are ready to resume since the University Council sent its representative.
Although he did not divulge details on the expected grace period, Dr Rugunda stated that it will not be long and encouraged all mobile phone users to register and validate their phones in order to freely utilize the services in future. He says the window will not be used for anything else.
Simon K. B Mayende, the Director Information and National Guidance, Ministry of Information and Communications Technology National Guidance, says government decided to bring in Koreans to do the training because mind education has enabled Korea to move from being one of the least developed countries in 1962 to being the 13th economy in the world.
Moses Watasa, the Commissioner Information in the Information, Communication and Technology and National Guidance Ministry, says government is now focusing attention on harnessing the potential of social media to engage with citizens.