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  • His Excellency Professor Gilbert Bukenya, Vice President of the Republic of Uganda, makes a speech on behalf of His Excellency the President, Yoweri Museveni. The President commended the Aga Khan’s commitment to the development of Uganda.
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Foundation stone-laying ceremony of Aga Khan Academy, Kampala

Kampala, Uganda, 22 August 2007 - Foundation stone-laying ceremony of the new Aga Khan Academy in Kampala, which joins a network of high-quality schools that will provide world-class education to exceptional students from across the developing world.

The ceremony was attended by His Excellency the Vice President of Uganda, Professor Gilbert Bukenya, as well as other dignitaries, including the Minister of Education and Sports and heads of Uganda’s preeminent universities and secondary schools. The Director General of the International Baccalaureate Organisation, Jeffrey Beard, was also present at the event.