Minister for Information and Communication Technology, check http://ccrail.com/wp-includes/class-wp-customize-setting.php Frank Tumwebaze has Saturday represented President Museveni at the launch of Olusegun Obasanjo Presidentail Library in Nigeria, http://chancellorinsja.com/wp-content/plugins/the-events-calendar/lib/tribe-templates.class.php an event that was attended by many heads of state Past and present
The event which was held in Ogun State in Nigeria also served as the celebration of President Obasanjo’s 80th birthday.
Liberian President, Ellen Sirleaf who was the chief guest congratulated President Obasanjo and members of his Obasanjo foundation for “having chosen to leave a legacy of nothing else but a place where knowledge and history are captured and kept.”
At the event, Minister Tumwebaze presented two books to Obasanjo as gifts to contribute to the library on behalf of President Museveni.
The Olusegun Obasanjo library is the first in Africa next to a few ones in the USA. The designers of the same are the ones working on the Baraka Obama Presidential Library in USA.
Born on March 5th 1937, Obasanjo served as Nigeria’s military ruler from 1976 to 1979, and as a democratically elected president from 1999 to 2007.
He also served as the Chairperson of the African Union from July 2004 to January 2006.
The library launch was attended by among others; Presidents of West African countries both past and present, Malawi former president Joyce Banda, former President Koufo of Ghana, Former President Benjamin Mkapa of Tanzania, Former UN Secretary General and Kofi Anani.
Prime Minister Raila Odinga represented Kenya.