The Organization of Islamic Cooperation held it’s first cultural Gala in Africa from 11th to 12th June 2022 at the Islamic University in Uganda, Kabojja Campus.
The activity program consisted of numerous cultural and social activities such as lectures, exhibitions, local folklore, cultural dressing, poetry, local and international cuisines, Qur’an recitation, sport and games, scientific research, as well as workshops on practical issues.
The Assistant Secretary General for Humanitarian, Cultural and Social Affairs at OIC HE Tariq Ali Bakheet is addressed the masses cultural on behalf of the OIC Secretary General HE Hissein Ibrahim Taha.
HE Bakheet said that culture is very important among the Muslims since it propels development.
The two days event provided a unique opportunity for the students, faculties, community leaders and guests that participated to celebrate values of cultural diversity , intercultural understanding and peaceful coexistence and tolerance.