By our reporter
The Martin Rush foundation has awarded medals to 6 outstanding individuals who have transformed Society in Bushenyi Ishaka municipality.
The awarding which will be annually has this year given medals to the following;
1. Alhaji Hassan Basajjabalaba
He has built Kampala International University which elevates social development, he employs even beyond the municipality.
Bassajabalaba employs more than 20,000 in Global Tea factory and, his endeavors have uplifted Bushenyi Ishaka municipality’s status than any other individuals.
2. Mzee William Mukaira
He is the Pillar of education in Bushenyi. He owns Valley College School, Valley University, Valley Hotels, Valley wines etc. He is a blessing to many and one of the great men we still have in Bushenyi Long live Mzee Mukaira
3. Godie Tweheyo
He has been nominated for leading in cattle export to Rwanda and Burundi which has improved Dairy breeding and income in Bushenyi and beyond. This indirectly employs many people in rural areas setting, and he is good at arbitrating and reconciling traders and solving conflicts in commercial circles.
4.Dr. Eng. Silver Mugisha
He has revolutionised safe water coverage and supply in Bushenyi Ishaka municiplity and beyond. He is the initiator of Bamugisha Community Welfare community Ltd which has encouraged communities to save at grass root level.
5.Apollo Beimukye commonly known as ‘Bam’
He is highly regarded an emerging Entrepreneur because he has transformed the community through petrol industry. He is the man behind all BAM petrol stations across the country and he employs many youths, largely in Ankole region.
6.The choice of the 6th nominee has been left open to community.
This award will be an annual event to celebrate the movers and shakers of Bushenyi Ishaka municipality. There for Martin Rush foundation encourages everybody’s participation so as to transform Bushenyi society.
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