| By Wilber Muhwezi Kasibante
Uganda’s Ambassador and Deputy head of Mission in Brussels; His Excellency Franklin Ruhinguza Katungwe has challenged Ugandans to apply for scholarships in Masters and PHDs in Beligium and Netherlands.
Ambassador Katungwe who sits in Brussels is also in charge of Luxembourg.
Talking to www.mknewslink.com managing editor at his home in Bushenyi town yesterday,Katungwe revealed that there are scholarships in Universities of Netherlands, Luxembourg and Belgium thus urging Ugandans to apply online and grab the opportunity.
Katungwe who also sits at EU headquarters also commended Uganda for setting up a good refugee policy which allows refugees to access free medical services and education while in Uganda.
He further said Brussels emphasizes value addition and value chain on Ugandan products.
He also revealed that the number of tourists from Belgium, Luxembourg and Netherlands who come to Uganda has increased since he started representing Uganda at the Embassy there.
He further disclosed that Uganda’s revenue increased drastically due to foreign tourists and Ugandans who work in different sectors the three countries.
Source: www.mknewslink.com; a western Uganda news website.