By Najibu Mulema
H.E. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has re-appointed Ofwono Opondo as the Executive Director of Uganda Media Centre for the next three years.
Opondo has been the head  the  Centre since 2013 and he is being  deputised by former army spokesperson, Lt. Col. Shaban Bantariza.
The Uganda Media centre was established in September 2005 by President Museveni. Its main role is to introduce
professional management of government media relations.
The institution operates outside ordinary public service structures. Among other roles, the centre provides
professional media and communication services to government departments.
It prepares and manages government briefings and also accredits foreign journalists who wish to operate in the