President Museveni yesterday morning celebrated his 71st birthday at Mount Zion Prayer Centre Bukalango in Wakiso District before departing for a two day official visit to Sudanese Capital Khartoum.
At Bukalango Museveni lauded the church for sparing time to worship God and luring youth closer to God.
“I thank all of you for sparing time to worship God. I am happy to note that the evangelists have caused the youth to love God. It is good for the young people to fear and respect God,” he said.
The president made a cash donation of Shs20m to Mount Zion Prayer Centre Bukalango and pledged a donation of shs500m towards the establishment of a TV Station that would enable the church to spread the gospel.
The congregation congratulated him upon his 71st birthday.
The prayers were led by the Director of the Centre Monsignor Expedito Magembe.
According to information from State House, President was born on September 15, 1944.