The New Vision
Monday 27 May 2002

Agakhan Pays Visit

THE head of the Ismaili Muslim community, the Aga Khan is in Uganda for a short visit to review the activities of the Aga Khan Development Network.

The spiritual leader jetted into the country on Saturday and is expected to meet President Yoweri Museveni and other government officials, according to a statement from his headquarters in France.

The development network has a number of projects including a university of nursing. The Agha Khan, who was last here in 1997, will meet members of the Ismaili community.