Minister of State for Relief, Disaster Prepardeness & Refugees, Uganda
Honourable Minister Ecweru holds a degree in Democracy and Development Studies and a certificate in Human Resource Management as well as a higher diploma in Accountancy. He participated in a number of International Disaster Prevention and Management Seminars and chaired various National Committees on Peace, Disaster Response and Refugee Management.
Minister Ecweru served as a Commander of Arrow Group (an Auxiliary Force) that helped liberate women and children from the LRA rebels in Eastern Uganda.
He was Resident District Commissioner (Representative of the President in Soroti District, Lira District, Nebbi District, Gulu District and Kesese before joining elective politics.
Minister Ecweru is married and has children, he has a passion in helping people in distress.