Uganda’s Health Minister, Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng Ocero was on Thursday, 8th October, 2020 honored with an award from Airtel Uganda.
The award which was given a day before Uganda celebrates her 58th Independence Day was given in recognition of Aceng’s contribution to the fight against Covid-19 in Uganda. According to Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng, this awards, more-so, a day before Independence Day has re-energized her to do more.
Airtel also presented to her an award for Uganda’s frontline medical workers recognizing them for their insurmountable contribution in the fight against COVID-19.
“Our frontline health workers continue to a commendable job and are the reason why Uganda was put on the map as one of the 10 best performing countries in the world and the best in Africa. This is no small achievement,” Said Ruth Aceng.
“Thank you to my teams for your hard work, sleepless nights and keeping us safe and alive. This award is a recognition for all of us. You are the best. Thank you Airtel for the continuous support to the sector,” She added.