On 21 March 2019, we successfully held our 40th Annual General Meeting as the Federation of Uganda Employers. The meeting that took place at our Head Office in Namanve was graced by over one hundred seventy participants.
In attendance were; Mr David Mugisha, the Commissioner for Labour at MGLSD on behalf of Hon. Janat Mukwaya, the Minister of Gender, Labour and Social Development, Mr Wellington Kibebe, the ILO Area Director, Mr Gideon Badagawa, the Executive Director of Private Sector Foundation Uganda, as well as Mr. Peter Christopher Werikhe, the Secretary-General NOTU, to mention but a few.
Among the issues discussed included the FUE work plan and budget 2019, receiving and approving the FUE Annual Report for 2018, as well as Election of New Office Bearers on to the FUE board; Eng. Dr Silver Mugisha, MD, National Water and Sewerage Cooperation was elected as the new FUE Chairman and Mrs Annet Nakawunde, MD, Finance Trust Bank was elected as the new FUE Vice Chairperson.
Other companies that were elected on the board included; URA, World Wide Fund (WWF), Uganda Printing and Publishing Corporation, Partners for Children World Wide and Q-sourcing Uganda.
It is in this same regard that we appreciate all our members for honoring the invitation and actively participating. We are looking forward to another great year.