Handover Ceremony for the outgoing Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of ICT and National Guidance.

Friday, November 25, 2016



The Ministry of ICT and National Guidance held a handover ceremony for see the outgoing Permanent Secretary Dr. Jimmy Pat Samanya and to introduce incoming Permanent Secretary Vincent Bagiire.


Officiated by Hon. Minister of ICT and National Guidance Frank K Tumwebaze in his remarks applauded outgoing P.S Pat Samanya for his pioneering role in the ICT Ministry and  for laying the precedent for others to follow.


Dr Samanya thanked H.E Yoweri Kaguta Museveni who identified him and appointed him in 2007 a position he has held for nearly ten years. He also thanked all sector members for their support and contribution in making the ICT Ministry and entire sector what it is today.


Incoming P.S Vincent Bagiire who prior to this role was Chair to the ICT Parliamentary Committee brings a wealth of sector knowledge and mentioned that he will focus on advancement of e-Government initiatives to improve Government efficiency in service delivery to citizens among others.


The handover ceremony was attended by representatives from the ICT Sector as well as staff and senior management of the Ministry ofICT and National Guidance.