Golden Jubilee Medal received

Coat of arms                                                   MM with jubilee medal

The President of Uganda H.E Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has honoured Dr. Mwalimu Musheshe, as one of the Founders of African Rural University (ARU),  with the prestigious Golden Jubilee medal during Uganda’s 51st Independence Day celebrations held on 9th October 2013 at Rukungiri Stadium.

The medal was awarded to persons who contributed to the liberation struggles in Uganda and Africa especially in Education, Religious, Political spheres.

Dr. Mwalimu Musheshe was the second member of ARU Council to be recognized by the President. Mrs. Joyce Mpanga the ARU Council Chairperson was honored during the National Women’s Day celebration in March 2013. She made a tremendous contribution towards women empowerment and gender equality in Uganda.

The Board and Staff of URDT congratulate Dr. Mwalimu Musheshe and Mrs Joyce Mpanga upon these achievements.

ARU is founded by URDT. It is an all women's university that offers courses in technologies for rural transformation.For more informatin visit: