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Hon. Henry Okello Oryem | Minister of State for Foreign Affairs (International Affairs)

Henry Oryem Okello is a politician and lawyer by profession. He is the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs (International Affairs). He was appointed to that position in 2005. In the cabinet reshuffles of 1 June 2006,that of 16 February 2009, and that of 27 May 2011, he retained his cabinet post. He has previously served as State Minister for Sports, from 2001 until 2005. He was born in Chwa County in Kitgum District on 21 January 1960. 

Work experience and achievements:
He practiced as a legal executive between 1988 and 2000, in the United Kingdom. In 2001, he was elected to represent Chwa County, Kitgum District, in the Ugandan Parliament, serving in that position until 2006. He was appointed Minister of State for Education and Sports, responsible for sports, serving in that capacity concurrent with his parliamentary responsibilities, until 2005. In 2005 he was appointed to his current ministerial position. Between 2001 and 2005, he served as the Anglophone Vice President, Supreme Council for Sports in Africa

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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