By Martha Nakimuli
Benedict Kasekende the father to Bank of Uganda Deputy governor,Louis Kasekenda was laid to rest on Sunday,January 20,2013.
Kasekende was also a father to Engineer Martin Kasekende the Chairman Buganda Land Board and Herman Kasekende (M/D Standard Chartered Bank.
He was laid to rest at his birthplace in Masaka.He was born on April 15,1931.He went to Kitovu P/S , St.Mary’s College Kisubi and later Namilyango college where he sat for S.6.He trained at Mbarara Teachers College where he graduated as a Grade III teacher.
In 1965 he went to Edinburgh University and Makerere University still to perfect his education professionalism.His sons hailed their father as a man who loved teaching.