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The Inaugural Frank Kalimuzo Annual Public, Thursday 23rd June, 2022 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM EAT, Yusuf Lule Central Teaching Facility Auditorium (Former CTF2), Makerere University and on ZOOM.



Event Details

As part of activities to celebrate 100years of excellence, Makerere University is thrilled to announce the INAUGURAL FRANK KALIMUZO MEMORIAL LECTURE

The inaugural Lecture will be held under the theme,

“Remembering Frank Kalimuzo: Lessons for Universities in Cultivating a Culture of Service and Distinguished Leadership.”

Date and Time: Thursday 23rd June, 2022 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM EAT


Guest of Honour: Mrs. Esther Kalimuzo

Keynote Speaker: Professor Joy Kwesiga, Vice Chancellor, Kabale University

Zoom Link for Online Attendance:


The Frank Kalimuzo Annual Public Lecture pays tribute to the distinctive contribution of the late Frank Kalimuzo as Makerere’s first Vice-Chancellor in 1970.

The late Frank Kalimuzo was appointed on 1st July 1970 by the late President H.E. Apollo Milton Obote as the first Vice Chancellor of the newly formed Makerere University, and one of the two substantive Ugandan heads of the University since the its establishment after the late Yusuf Lule.

The Lecture will be preceded by the unveiling of the “Frank Kalimuzo Central Teaching Facility”, formerly Central Teaching Facility 1 (CTF1) .

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Lecture programme

Concept Note

Press Release

Frank Kalimuzo's Bio

Esther Kalimuzo's Bio

Rt. Hon. Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda's Bio

Professor Edward Rugumayo's Bio

Professor Joy Kwesiga's Bio

Assoc. Prof. Sarah Ssali's Bio

Dr. Marion Alina's Bio

Event Venue

The Auditorium, Yusuf Lule Central Teaching Facility (Former CTF2), Makerere University and Online.