Leadership

Hon. Gen. Abubaker Jeje ODONGO | Minister of Foreign Affairs

Experience
2021-to date Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uganda
2016-2021 Minister of Internal Affairs & Member of Parliament representing Orungo Constituency
2009-2015 Minister of State for Defence
2002-2006 Minister of State for Environment
2001-2006 Member of Parliament representing Uganda People's Defence Forces (UPDF)
1998-2001 Army Commander, UPDF
1996-1998 Minister of State for Defence & Member of Parliament representing Amuria Constituency
1995 Chief Political Commissar, National Resistance Army (NRA)
1989-1996 Member of the National Resistance Council representing the NRA
1989-1994 Director of Supplies, NRA

Education 
2007-2008 MA International Studies, Nairobi University
2005-2007 MA International Relations & Diplomacy, Nkumba University
1973-1976 BA (Hon) Education, Makerere University

Military Education 
2007 National Defense College, Karen, Kenya (NDC)
1992 Monterey, USA (Logistics command)
1979/80 Monduli Academy, Tanzania (Commissioned Officer)

Highlights

Rt. Hon. Rugunda Leads Uganda's Delegation to the Global Business Forum in Dubai, 13th-October 2021

The former Prime Minister and Special Envoy of H.E. The President, Rt. Hon. Ruhakana Rugunda led Uganda's delegation to the Global Business Forum (GBF) in Dubai. The GBF was organized by the Dubai Chamber of Commerce

Uganda Airlines Flights to Dubai Officially Launched, 9th-October 2021


The Uganda Airlines flights have registered tremendous success in passenger and Cargo traffic. The flights will serve as a boost for Trade, Tourism and Investments.

Hon. Gen. Jeje Odongo Attends the Third Italy-Africa Ministerial Conference in Rome, 8th-October 2021

Hon. Gen. Jeje Odongo participated in a roundtable session on Green Finance 'Sustainable and Green Finance' and called on developed countries to fulfil their commitments to restoring the Ecosystem 
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