A three person delegation from the Unasnm’s national executive committee (nec) is in the South Sudan capital, Juba, representing Uganda’s student nurses and midwives at the launching ceremony of an association for their South Sudanese counterparts. The delegation arrived in Juba on Tuesday 28th August and is expected back in Uganda on Saturday 1st September.
Courtesy photo: Unasnm’s logo
The delegation is a composition of the Unasnm president, Secretary general, and the Unasnm’s patron national. The three are in South Sudan to attend the offical launching of the South Sudan Student nurses and midwives association. The event is being held at Juba’s Grand Pacific Hotel, according to the Unasnm Publicity Secretary, Mr Jacob Hifeete.
Mr Jacob whose not in Juba in person but is updated of events as they happen, says the delegation was well received.
He hastens to add that Juba, where the event is taking place is safe without any fighting. Readers may be familiar with report of an on-going comflict between the current South Sudan President Salva Kiir and allies of his former deputy.