The Minister of Internal affairs Hon. Maj. Gen (RTD) Kahinda Otafiire, the State Minister of Internal Affairs Hon. Gen David Muhoozi, the Permanent Secretary Designate Lt. Gen Joseph Musanyufu together with Senior members of the Ministry paid a courtesy call to the National Bureau for Non-Governmental Organisations. The delegation was received by the Executive Director Mr. Stephen Okello together with members of Senior Management led by Ms. Celia Nagawa the Secretary to the Bureau.
In his remarks, the Minister implored the staff present to always put country before self as the country has a longer life span as compared to individuals "endeavor to leave a country that your children and grand children will enjoy" he noted while stressing his point on graft and corruption. The minister emphasized the role and importance of NGOs but also cautioned the NGO Bureau not to let down their guard and be more vigilant.
On his part, the Executive Director Mr. Okello Stephen, underscored the need to increase funding to the NGO Bureau in order to adequately and effectively run the affairs of the sector.