Oulanyah, Bamugemereire get honorary doctorates

Oulanyah shows off his award

Deputy Speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanyah has been conferred upon with an Honorary Doctorate (DD) of Divinity from the United States based Zoey Life Theological College.

Rt. Hon. Dr. Jacob Oulanyah Saturday received the prestigious conferment at a graduation event held at Serena Hotel, Kampala.

“Such an honour to be honoured Now you can call me Hon. Dr. Jacob L. Oulanyah Thank you Zoe Life Theological College #grateful,” an elated Oulanyah tweeted.

Oulanyah Jacob L’Okori is a Ugandan agricultural economist, lawyer and politician, who has been the Deputy Speaker of the Ugandan parliament since 19 May 2011.

Victoria University

Oulanyah is also the Member of Parliament representing the Omoro County constituency, Omoro District, Acholi sub-region, in the Uganda’s Northern Region.


On the same day, Court of Appeal’s Hon Lady Justice Catherine Bamugumereire was awarded Honorary Doctorate degree of Christian Mission by Zoe Theological College USA at an event that took place at Kampala Serena Hotel.

She was also honoured with a Peace and Justice Honorary Award by the same University for her role in fighting for humanity and advocating for land justice as Chairperson of the Commission of Inquiry into Land Matters.

Bamugemereire is a Ugandan lawyer and judge who, since 2015, has served as a Justice of the Court of Appeal of Uganda, which doubles as Uganda’s Constitutional Court.

Also decorated was Dr Wilson Omoding Deputy Commander Counter terrorism.

Omoding [L] with Bamugemereire

Zoe Life Theological College is a Theological Institution based in Philadelphia, U.S.A.

The college was founded some years ago by a humble and anointed servant of God, Archbishop Dr. Ambrose Joseph Milner.

The college has trained many tested servants of God in America, Africa and other continents of the world.

It is a college with Vision and purpose. It gives sound theological and ministerial education to born again Christians who want to serve the Lord in their various callings. It is an inter – Denominational Theological college.



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