President Yoweri Museveni has highly commended the Galaxy Group of investors from Turkey for supporting education and health sectors in Uganda.
The President made the remarks yesterday while addressing the management and staff of Nile International Hospital and Galaxy International School – Uganda, after commissioning the 2 facilities at Walukuba in Jinja Municipality.
Nile International Hospital offers specialized treatment to various ailments while Galaxy International School avails quality education using high digital technology.
The school is the first campus which is in Eastern Uganda. The pioneer school is Lubowa Galaxy in Kampala district and offers Nursery teaching up to Advanced Secondary School level.
President Museveni noted that much as the government has schools and hospitals, it welcomes supplementary efforts by investors in those sectors because they add value and offer a diversification of approach in delivering education to Ugandans.
Mr. Museveni added that similarly in the health sector, investors have huge opportunities where they can play a big role in providing specialized treatment that would have been done abroad.
He said that their services go a long way in helping the country save a lot of money.
While at the facilities, the President was conducted on a guided tour by the Director of Galaxy group Mr. Ibrahim.