By APN Reporter
In a prestigious ceremony held at the White Horse Inn in Kabale on Saturday night, the State Minister of Finance, Henry Musasizi Ariganyira, was presented with a distinguished award of recognition by the Association of Secondary School Headteachers of Uganda (ASSHU). The award acknowledges Minister Musasizi’s exceptional contributions to the growth and development of the education sector in Rubanda District.
Mr. Robert Katebarirwe, the Head Teacher of Nyaruhanga High School, represented the Ugandan Secondary School Headteachers in presenting the award to Hon. Musasizi. The recognition comes in light of Musasizi’s unparalleled efforts in lobbying for financial support for schools and providing personal aid to educational institutions in Rubanda District.
Expressing his gratitude on Facebook, Minister Musasizi quoted Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, saying, “A good teacher is like a candle—it consumes itself to light the way for others.” He extended his thanks to the educators of Rubanda, acknowledging the transformative role they play in shaping the lives of children, schools, parents, and society at large.
The award serves as a testament to Minister Musasizi’s commitment to the advancement of education in the region, reflecting his dedication to ensuring that schools in Rubanda District receive the necessary support for their growth and prosperity. The ceremony brought together key figures in education, government officials, and community members, celebrating the positive impact of Minister Musasizi’s initiatives on the educational landscape of Rubanda District