Important message about the COVID-19 Coronavirus

In an effort to care for all of our personnel, families, and mission around the world, EMI has been taking a number of steps in response to the progress of COVID-19.

Location-specific Crisis Management Teams are now in place to monitor COVID developments, inform, and care for EMI personnel. All official EMI travel (including project travel) has been cancelled or postponed and no new travel plans are being prepared until further notice. EMI’s worldwide offices are in varying states of closure with personnel working remotely or from home as they are able.

We continue to actively monitor the situation and will respond to new information affecting our worldwide ministry and teams. We view the COVID-19 Coronavirus an opportunity to live out the gospel and our faith in Jesus through the ministry of EMI.

Yusufu Segawa

Site Engineer
EMI Uganda
Joined EMI: January 2014

Professional Training & Experience

college diploma in civil and building engineering- UTC elegon, 2009

store manager with engineering ministries 2009

construction foreman for enginnering ministries 2011-2018

site engineer for engineering ministries 2019.

through  the African children's choir program, Yusuf was able to attain full sponsorship through his school where he attained a national diploma in civil and building engineering. He started out working with eMi Uganda in 2008 as a trainee/ intern from college and he  has experienced steady growth through the individual mentorship and training from the various project managers who have served with eMi Uganda and through this intentional training he has been able to display extra ordinary abilities that have given him opportunity to transform into various positions of responsibilty and leadership.

Ministry Experience

Yusuf's involvement in the African children's choir program gave him an opportunity for evangelism on both the national and international platforms way back as achild through music, it was then through this outreach that impacted his life to christianity. it has always been an opportunity for him to work and share life experiences with fellow christians but most importantly being able to mentor, train and create an impact in the life of the men and women working on the job site who have in return created an impact in my life too. Yusuf leads chapels on the job sites where he works as the site engineer. He is currently working on the Amazima Secondary School in Jinja.


Yusuf and Justine officially got  married on 7th June last year and they have two children Ryan (2011) and Martha ( 2013)  and are expecting their 3rd born August 2019. Yusuf's family currently leaves in Kampala.