EXPRESS UPDATES: Vision Group Chief Executive Officer, Robert Kabushenga has reportedly resigned from the Government owned media publication, the Daily Express understands.
An announcement from the New Vision on Friday morning confirmed that that Kabushenga had revealed his decision to call it quits through an email shared to the fellow staff.
“This is to let you know that for personal reasons I have asked the Board for an early retirement and this has been accepted,” Kabushega’s email reads in part.
“”I am proud of the success we achieved and the impact we have had in society. This was possible because we worked together as a team. For me, it was an absolute honor and pleasure to have done so.”
Kabushega also confirmed his resignation through a tweet quoted saying “I’ve dropped the Microphone at @newvisionwire. I will now go to grow coffee full time at @RugyeyoFarm”
According to Vision Group, Kabushenga has explained that he will oversee a 90-day transition, as requested by the Board, before moving on.
Kabushenga is expected to concentrate on farming, which has been his passion over the past years.
Earlier he worked at Vision Group as the company Secretary and Legal Officer and also as Legal and Administration Officer of the Monitor Publications Ltd.
He previously served among others as the head of the Uganda Media Center.