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East African Community moves to expedite Political Federation \r\n

Tuesday, 6th May 2014
The Community has been undertaking consultations in all Partner States on political federation.

President in Kenya for Northern Corridor infrastructure project

Friday, 2nd May 2014
President Yoweri Museveni is in Nairobi, Kenya to attend a one-day Northern Corridor Integration Projects Summit.

East African leaders condemn terrorist acts in the region

Thursday, 1st May 2014
East African leaders have condemned the recent terrorist attack in Mombasa Kenya and directed their security agencies to develop strategies that will contain the vice in the area in particular and the Great Lakes Region in general.

The Ambassador designate of the Republic of Korea to Uganda, Mr. Park Jong-Dae, presents letters of credence

Wednesday, 30th April 2014

Minister of Foreign Affairs Hon Sam K. Kutesa has received letters credence from the Ambassador designate of the Republic of Korea to Uganda Mr. Park Jong-Dae. Mr. Park Jong-Dae has been charge deˇŻAffairs since the embassy was reopened in 2011and has now been promoted to full Ambassador.

President meets Escort Group of Companies

Tuesday, 29th April 2014
President Yoweri Museveni has today received a delegation of Escort Group of Companies which is based in Ghana.

Phase II of IGAD-led South Sudan talks resume in Addis Ababa\r\n

Monday, 28th April 2014
The third session of Phase II of the South Sudan Peace talks that focus on a political dialogue for National Reconciliation and Healing resumed in Addis Ababa today following the arrival of all Parties. The talks were adjourned from 7 April 2014 for consultations.

The Indian High Commissioner to Uganda presents Credentials to Hon Okello Oryem

Friday, 11th April 2014

The new Indian High Commissioner to Uganda, H.E.Dr. A. V. S. Ramesh Chandra has presented credential to the Minister of state of Foreign Affairs in-charge of international Affairs, Hon Okello Oryem. The ceremony took place in the office of the Minister at MOFA

Philippines Consulate to open in Kampala

Friday, 11th April 2014
Mr. Abhay Agarwal, the Honorary Consul of The Republic of the Philippines presents his credentials to Hon. Okello Oryem.

UN Secretary General Commits to fully support Uganda's Presidency of the UN General Assembly

Friday, 11th April 2014

Hon. Sam K. Kutesa attended a High Level meeting on 9th April, 2014 on the "role of partnerships in the Post-2015 Development Agenda".

Uganda could not stand and watch genocide happen in South Sudan

Monday, 7th April 2014

Minister of State of Foreign Affairs in-charge of International Affairs, Hon Minister Okello Oryem has said that Uganda went to South Sudan to prevent a genocide and crimes against humanity that were about to happen.

Koreans should be given opportunity to find a solution to their own problems

Tuesday, 1st April 2014

Hon Minister Henry Okello Oryem has said that North and South Korea should unite into one country since it is one people and one culture. The Minister made these remarks in a meeting with North Korean Ambassador to Uganda H.E. Jong Thae Yang in his office at MOFA.

Speech by H.E.Yoweri Kaguta Museveni at the Second Drought Resilience Summit \r\n

Friday, 28th March 2014
Theme: "Investing Differently to End Drought Emergencies in the IGAD Region"

Declaration of the IGAD Summit of Heads of State and Government

Friday, 28th March 2014
The IGAD of State and Government held their \r\nsecond Summit on "Ending Drought Emergencies in the IGAD Region" on 27th\r\n March 2014

Press Release

Friday, 28th March 2014

The Government of the Republic of Uganda led by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hon. Sam Kutesa and the delegation of the European Union engage in a Political Dialogue following the Anti Homosexual Act.

H.E. Enock Nkuruho, High Commissioner Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary presents Credentials to the Governor- General of New Zealand.

Wednesday, 26th March 2014
Uganda's\r\nHigh Commissioner to Australia Canberra and also concurrently accredited to New\r\nZealand present's his Credentials to the Governor-General of New Zealand\r\nLieutenant General The Right Honourable Sir Jerry Materparae.



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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