Latest News Highlights

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.

Uganda and South Sudan move towards resolving border conflict

Wednesday, 27th August 2014

A 16 member delegation from the Republic of South Sudan has met with their Ugandan counterparts to discuss issues related to their border conflicts, operationalizing the resolutions made during the first session of Uganda - South Sudan Joint Permanent Commission held in Kampala in December 2012.

Implementation matrix for Cessation of hostilities in South Sudan signed.

Wednesday, 27th August 2014
IGAD Special Envoys for South Sudan welcome the signing of the above  Matrix Agreement on 25 August 2014.

Minister Oryem Okello meets the American Ambassador to Uganda H.E Scott DeLisi.

Tuesday, 26th August 2014
Hon. Oryem Okello has met with the American Ambassador to Uganda H.E Scott DeLisi in his office at MOFA a few weeks after the US Africa leaders' Summit in Washington. The Minister expressed his satisfaction on how the summit was structured and the eventual outcome of the Conference.

President returns from Addis IGAD Summit on South Sudan

Monday, 25th August 2014
President Yoweri Museveni is back in the country from the 27th regional Extra-Ordinary IGAD Summit on the situation in South Sudan. 

Highlights

AMBASSADOR BLAAK MEETS WAGENINGEN UNIVERSITY OFFILCIALS, 18th-January 2018

Today 18th January 2018 Amb Blaak, Brussels had a meeting in the Netherlands with Wageningen university officials to brainstorm on developing a programme to combat the "false coddling moth", which is rampant in roses and capsicum exported into the EU and causes many consignments to be rejected as being non compliant with EU phytosanitary standards.

INCOMING ZAMBIAN HIGH COMMISSIONER DESIGNATE TO UGANDA PRESENTS COPIES OF CREDENTIALS TO STATE MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS, 17th-January 2018

Amb. Benson Chali expressed his pleasure at the new post appreciating the tremendous support the Government of Uganda had extended to his predecessor.

INCOMING FINLAND AMBASSADOR TO UGANDA PRESENTS COPIES OF CREDENTIALS TO STATE MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS, 17th-January 2018

Ambassador Fernandez Tarja Ovvokki the new Finland Ambassador to Uganda presented her working copies of credentials to the Minister of State for Foreign affairs Hon. Okello Oryem at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Kampala on the 17 January 2018.
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