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Brief on Northern Corridor Integration Projects

Thursday, 2nd October 2014

The Northern Corridor is the transport corridor linking the landlocked countries of Uganda, Rwanda, South Sudan and Burundi to Kenya's Maritime Port of Mombasa.

President Museveni urges UNEP save Mt. Elgon and calls for fund to reclaim swamps

Wednesday, 1st October 2014
President Yoweri Museveni calls on the United Nations Environment Programme to urgently intervene in efforts to protect Mt. Elgon in Eastern Uganda and save thousands of lives now at risk following increased encroachment of the forest and degrading agricultural practices at the slopes.

Public information key to halting spread of Ebola-President Museveni

Thursday, 25th September 2014
President Yoweri Museveni has said public information by leaders is critical in the fight against the rampaging Ebola spread currently sweeping across West Africa and the DRC, warning if not controlled the regions face very dangerous effects on economies, travel, tourism etc.

We shall use our time to push for African agenda at the UN – President Museveni

Thursday, 25th September 2014
President Yoweri Museveni has said the UN system needs reform to reflect the new needs and realities in the World today.

Climate change is new modern aggression against wronged Africa – Museveni

Wednesday, 24th September 2014
President Museveni's  address to 69th UNGA at the Climate Change summit in New York.

Uganda's 1st Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Public Service, Rt. Hon. Henry Muganwa Kajura visits Hanoi, Vietnam

Saturday, 20th September 2014
The 1st Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Public Service, Rt. Hon. Henry Muganwa Kajura has led a delegation to Vietnam with the aim of improving bilateral relations by enhancing, economic, diplomatic and cultural cooperation. This opens a new chapter in the relationship between Vietnam and Uganda.

Minister Oryem Henry Okello meets the Joint Parliamentary Committee on Foreign Affairs & Trade of Ireland

Friday, 12th September 2014
Hon  Oryem Henry Okello held a meeting with Mr.  Pat\r\n Breen, Chairman of the Joint Parliamentary Committee on Foreign Affairs and Trade of Ireland; and his delegation who called on him at his Office. The two discussed regional issues and Uganda's role in regional peace and stability, including the situation\r\nin the DRC and\r\nUganda's involvement in Somalia\r\nunder AMISOM.

IFAD Country Representative to Uganda Mr. Alessandro Marini presents Letters Of Credence to Hon. Asuman Kiyingi

Thursday, 11th September 2014

The IFAD Country Representative to Uganda presented his letters of credence to the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs in-charge of Regional Cooperation. The ceremony took place in the office of the Minister at MOFA Headquarters.

Hon. Okello Oryem bids farewell to H.E Amb. Jong Thae Yang

Tuesday, 9th September 2014
Hon. Oryem Henry Okello bids farewell to the outgoing  Ambassador of DPRK H.E. Amb.Jong Thae Yang.

Hon. Oryem Henry Okello meets the Investment Group from China

Thursday, 4th September 2014

Hon Oryem met a prospective team from the Zhonggang construction group which was led by Mr. Zhao Jun, General Manager Financial Department

They discussed at great length the necessary ingredients that would help \r\nmake the final decision on the location and setup of a cement factory in either Moroto or Moyo.

Ambassador Designate of Germany to Uganda presents letters of credence

Thursday, 4th September 2014
The   Ambassador Designate of Germany to Uganda, H.E Dr. Peter  Christos   Blomeyer presents letters of credence to  Hon Oryem Okello.



The President of the United States held a  welcoming reception on the evening of Tuesday, 19 September 2017, in honour of the Heads of State or Government, Vice-Presidents and Crown Princes or Princesses participating in the seventy-second session of the General Assembly, at 7.00pm at the Palace Hotel, 455 Madison Avenue.


President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has today held a meeting with Africa 50 CEO Mr. Alain Ebobisse and Ms. Carole Wamuyu Wainanina the chief Operating Officer at Park Hyatt Hotel in New York, United States of America.


Minister of State for Foreign Affairs in charge of International Affairs, Hon. Henry Oryem Okello, has called upon the OIC Summit on Science and Technology to increase funding in Science and Technology Research and Development in Universities and Institutions funded by the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), including Islamic University in Uganda.
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