A public lecture organised by the Gender Mainstreaming Directorate (GMD) marking the re-birth of the Makerere Africa Lecture Series was be presented by Hon. Professor Peter Anyang’ Nyong’o, MP and Minister of Medical Services, Republic of Kenya; a former Guild President, a distinguished and exceptionally accomplished alumnus of Makerere . The topicof his presentation was: “Ending the Servitude of Life Givers: the Liberation
of East African Women since Nyerere’s Equality Call” The discussant for the lecture was Dr. Thelma Awori, Honorary Consul General of Liberia in Uganda and the Guest of Honour was Prof. Apolo Nsibambi, formaer Chancellor, Makerere University and Prime Minister of the Republic of Uganda. The lecture was open to the general public.
The article was published in New Vision November 30th, 2011.