Selfies of President Museveni have drawn excitement among Ugandans. The photos of Museveni upon being uploaded online, they have received tremendous shares on social networks: Facebook in particular where it was even shared and liked by even his opponents!
With lectures from Vision Group of Companies CEO, Robert Kabushenga, the president was able to successfully take his first public selfie.
After the taking of the photo, the smile on his face, flashing his thumb – a symbol for his NRM party as the audience looked on waved back in excitement could say it all – the excitement of his first selfie.
This all went down at the launch of Urban, a Vision Group free-to-air television channel, in Arua district.
While some of the people are attributing it to the president’s desire to keep up with the current trends, giving his 2011 rap song to support their point, it should also be noted that he is not the first president ot do so.
US president, Barack Obama On Wednesday uploaded online a selfie he had taken with his Vice President, Joe Bidden attracting ecxitement worldwide.
A selfie is a self-portrait photograph, typically taken with a hand-held digital camera or camera phone. Selfies are often shared on social networking services such as Instagram, snapchat, Facebook and Tumbir.
Currently it is one of the highest trending things on Social networks.