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Vacancies for Directors at the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Secretariat

Monday, 1st June 2020
Positions of Directors for the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Secretariat in Accra, Ghana, have been published on the Website of the African Union

PRESS STATEMENT BY THE MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS ON THE SITUATION OF UGANDANS ABROAD AFFECTED BY THE COVID 19 PANDEMIC

Tuesday, 14th April 2020
He clarified that owing to the on going lock-down in almost the entire world, closure of borders and suspension of regional and international air travel, it is not possible for these Ugandans to return home at the moment.

4TH PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS ON COVID-19 PANDEMIC

Tuesday, 14th April 2020
Given the successes we have achieved and also the challenges that remain, the Government has decided to keep the stay-home decision for another 21 days, starting tomorrow, the 15th of April, 2020 up to the 5th of May, 2020.

April 2020 Issue of The Diplomat, The Official Magazine of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Tuesday, 14th April 2020
Welcome to The Diplomat, The Official Magazine of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. 

Minister Kutesa meets Chinese Ambassador on situation of Ugandans in China

Saturday, 11th April 2020
The Minister called on the Government of China to urgently intervene and address the plight of Ugandans in China.

Amb. Patrick Mugoya Hails Women in Foreign Service

Thursday, 19th March 2020
The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uganda, Amb Patrick MUGOYA, this morning lauded the Female staff of the Ministry for their devotion, dedication and commitment in service not only to the Ministry but to the Nation at large.

Hon. Sam Kutesa Receives Credentials of the Honorary Consul of The Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal to Uganda

Tuesday, 17th March 2020
The Minister congratulated Mr. Sudhir upon his appointment as the Nepalese Honorary Consul to Uganda. 

Update on Uganda's Enhanced Measures to Prevent Importation of Novel Corona Virus Disease COVID - 19

Friday, 13th March 2020
Update on Uganda's Enhanced Measures to Prevent Importation of Novel
Corona Virus Disease COVID -19

POSTPONEMENT OF THE 3RD SOUTH SUMMIT

Friday, 6th March 2020
Read details about the Postponement of the 3rd south summit.

Hon. Sam Kutesa Receives a Fleet of 88 Motor Vehicles Donated By the Government of India

Tuesday, 3rd March 2020
This donation follows the fulfillment of a pledge made by the Prime Minister of India His Excellency Narendra Modi who paid a historic official visit to Uganda in July 2018. This visit cemented further the relations between the two countries

Hon. Philemon Mateke Receives Credentials of Eight Ambassador Designates

Wednesday, 26th February 2020
The Minister reassured each of the Envoys every support possible during their respective tour of duty in Uganda.

President, King Oyo to co-host 1st monarchs' summit

Thursday, 20th February 2020
President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni and Omukama Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru of Tooro Kingdom will co-host the first ever World Monarchs' Summit that is slated to take place in Tooro Kingdom in September this year

Uganda Releases Thirteen Rwandan Nationals

Tuesday, 18th February 2020
Minister Kutesa said that the Government of Uganda released the Rwandans in order to facilitate normalization of relations in the context of the Luanda process.

President Museveni calls for US investments in Africa

Tuesday, 18th February 2020
Mr. Museveni was speaking in a meeting with Senator James M. Inhofe, Chairman of the American Senate Armed Services Committee, who along with his delegation, called on the President yesterday at State House, Nakasero

Highlights

Uganda Consulate Mombasa Publishes Fourth Edition of the "Focus on the Pearl" Magazine, 17th-September 2020

The Magazine will be used as an outreach tool in explaining the role of the Ministry in fostering Economic development.

Vacancies at the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR) Secretariat, 3rd-September 2020


The Secretariat of the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR) has re-advertised twelve vacant positions at the Secretariat

New World 5000M Record Holder, Joshua Cheptegei, Returns From Monaco, 16th-August 2020

Upon arrival, Mr. Cheptegei, said that  "This is a true fulfillment and true proof that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs is still alive and that the Government is still at work even beyond Uganda's borders."
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