, KAMPALA, Uganda, Dec 21 – President Yoweri Museveni has pledged USD 100,000 towards the construction of the William Ruto Institute of African and Leadership Studies at Makerere University.
The Ugandan President made the commitment on Saturday when he met Dr Ruto at Mubende State Lodge, Kampala.
“This institute would go a long way in Africans deepening their knowledge base and furthering research that would transform Africa,” said Museveni.
He said time had come for Africa to tell its own story in its own way for its own future.
If we can invest in our institutions, he explained, we can come up with solid policies that would shape our development agenda