Hon. Tumwebaze Kagyigyi Frank

Hon. Tumwebaze Frank
Minister of ICT and National Guidance


Frank Kagyigyi Tumwebaze is a Ugandan educator and politician. He is the current Cabinet Minister of ICT and National Guidance in the Government of Uganda, a position he occupied on June 6, 2016. He previously served as Minister for the Presidency and Kampala Capital City between 2012 and 2016. He has been the Member of Parliament representing Kibale County and currently Kibale East in Kamwenge district since 2006 on the National Resistance Movement political party ticket since 2006.

He holds a Bachelor of Science in education specialising in Math and Physics from the Mbarara University of Science and Technology and a Masters in International Relations and Diplomatic Studies, obtained in 2005 from Makerere University. Prior to joining elective politics, he among others worked with Uganda Revenue Authority as Customs Officer and Office of the President as Special Presidential Assistant on Research and Information.

He hails from Kamwenge district in the Rwenzori region, Western Uganda.