At Kololo Airstrip Saturday evening, President Museveni interfaced with thousands of young people who had gathered to demonstrate love for their country.
The function was organised by the National Patriotism Secretariat and other young people like city events promoter Balaam Barugahara.
Museveni commended the leaders of the patriotism clubs across the country, which he started about a decade ago, for inculcating the love of country in young people and helping them appreciate history.
Beyond patriotism, these clubs also teach basics like hygiene and other health-related issues plus wealth creation, he noted.
He said the government will support the national patriotism
SACCO with Shs1 billion mainly for wealth creation activities.
“I thank all the people who turned up at Kololo.”