The 6th Awarding of Academic Certificates to 113 graduate inmates was held yesterday 26 July, 2018 at Upper Maximum prison Luzira.


The function which had 58 inmates graduate with Certificates in Enterprenuership and Small Business Management and 55 with Diplomas in Enterprenuership and Small Business Management for the Academic years 2015/16 and 2016/17.


The Minister for State for Internal Affairs Hon. Obiga Kania was the guest of Honour at the event which was presided over by Makerere University Business School officials.


The Deputy Commissioner General of Prisons, James Mwanje, Director Correctional Services, Akena Samuel, Commissioner of Prisons Custodial Service, Safety and Security, Magomu Wilson and Commissioner of Prisons, John B Tumwebaze attended the function.


Uganda Prisons Service appreciates the Government of Ugandas continued support to the Makerere University Business School (MUBS) to enable it carry out core duty of teaching in the prisons. The Ministry of education and Sports for the grant aid for Upper Prison Inmates Schools with its inclusion on both Universal Secondary Education (USE) and UPOLET programs.