National Youth Council - Uganda

Umbrella organization of all Youth in Uganda between the ages of 18-30 years.

Ms. Aber Lillian is the Chairperson, National Youth Council- Uganda (2015-2021)

She hails from Kitgum District.

Former President, Uganda National Student’s Association

Former President, Makerere University Student’s Guild

Former Commonwealth Student’s Association in charge of Partnerships and Advocacy.

MBA Oil and Gas, Uganda Christian University

Mr. Kayihura Felix Safari is the Vice Chairman, National Youth Council Uganda (2015-2021)

Hails from Kyankwanzi District

He is a lawyer by training

Currently pursuing a Masters of Law in Oil and Gas from the Institute of petroleum studies Kampala, He is Secretary for Finance Kyankwanzi District Youth Council.

Previously served as President Uganda National Students Association a union of all Ugandan students under Ministry of Education and Sports

Served as a National speaker for Uganda National Students Association and was Guild President of Nkumba University.

He previously represented Uganda National Students Association as one of the four student delegates to the National Youth Council

His interests include policy analysis and formulation, advocacy and debating

LLM Oil and Gas, Uganda Christian University

He is an avid sportsman and believes in sports as well as team building.

Ms. Karungi Carol is currently Secretary for Female Youth Affairs at the National Youth Council of Uganda (2015-2021).

She hails from Buikwe District.

Holds a Certificate in Midwifery

Also a successful businesswoman and Female youth lobbyist.

Mr. Ekima Emmanuel is the Secretary for Finance at the National Youth Council of Uganda (2015-2021).

Hails from Kumi District

Holder of a Bachelors Degree in Law at the Islamic University in Uganda

Executive Secretary, Uganda National Students Association

He hails from Kumi District in Eastern Uganda.

He is a successful legal resource person and businessman

Likes Playing football and swimming

Mr. Kirarira Saidi is Secretary for Legal Affairs, National Youth Council Uganda (2015-2021)

Hails from Kabale

Master in Law

He is a renowned legal practitioner and advocate

Youth policy activist

Mr. Tusiime Julius is Secretary for Labour Affairs at the National Youth Council of Uganda (2015-2021).

He hails from Mbarara District.

Post Graduate Diploma in Project Planning and Management of Uganda Management Institute, Honor’s Bachelor of Arts Social Sciences Degree majoring Sociology and Economics of Makerere University.

He is also a successful businessman and National Opinion Leaders


Ms. Mutesi Oliver is currently Secretary for Students Affairs at the National Youth Council of Uganda (2015-2021).

She hails from Rakai District.

Holds a Master's degree in Gender, Postgraduate in Public Administration

Advocate for youth social inclusion including access to quality education in all institutions of learning.

Mr. John Muhumuza is the Secretary for Sports and Culture at the National Youth Council of Uganda (2015-2021).

He hails from Kyenjojo District of the Greater Rwenzori Sub-region.

He is a Sports Science Graduate from Makerere University Kampala

Held various youth leadership positions right from the lower local Councils to District Youth Chairperson since 2011.

He likes working with the young people for transformation into better citizens

Loves playing and watching football, long tennis, swimming and socialization

Mr. Edson Rugumayo is the Secretary for External Affairs at the National Youth Council of Uganda (2015-2021).

He hails from Ntoroko District.

Bachelor of quantitative Survey, Makerere University

He is also an International youth advocate and policy analyst

Mr. Kitatta Ibrahim is General Secretary of National Youth Council Uganda (2015-2021)

He hails from Lwengo District of Greater Masaka.

He also formerly served as Secretary for Finance from Lwengo District

Held youth leadership positions from LCI Chairperson to District Youth Council

A student of Law at Makerere University, holding an MBA in Finance and Accounting

Also a Certified Public Accountant.

He is passionate about transforming society and shaping the destiny of peers in various spheres of life.

He loves sports and making friends.

Mr. Odong Samuel is the Secretary for Publicity at the National Youth Council of Uganda (2015-2021).

He hails from Ngora District.

Holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration of Makerere University

Former Chairman Ngora District Youth Council

Also a successful businessman and lobbyist.