President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has urged youth to support and mobilise for Parish Development Model activities to ensure it benefits everyone.
He was on Friday presiding over this year’s International Youth Day celebrations held at Kaunda ground in Gulu City.
“This year’s theme is calling for youth participation in the Parish Development Model and indeed, I urge every progressive youth to ensure that their grandparents and parents become the LAST PEOPLE to work for ekida kyonka (subsistence way of life),” President noted.
He says modern farming which include both subsistence and commercial agriculture is the modest way to fight poverty in our community.
President also launched the Regional ICT infrastructure and E-Government services by NIRA .
“I joined the Bazukulu at Kaunda Grounds in Gulu for the celebrations to mark International Youth Day. It is a good coincidence that I am commissioning the Regional ICT infrastructure and E-Government services on this very day,” President said.
He called upon Ugandans support the digital transformation agenda.