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Hon. Sam Kutesa Elected as United Nations General Assembly President

Wednesday, 11th June 2014

Hon. Sam K. Kutesa, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uganda has today, 11 June, 2014, been unanimously elected by acclamation as President of the 69th Session of the United Nations General Assembly

Phase II of the IGAD-led South Sudan Peace Talks Adjourn for Twelve \r\nDays

Monday, 19th May 2014
After fruitful deliberation, the third session of Phase II of the 
South Sudan Peace Talks on political dialogue for National Reconciliation and Healing that commenced on April 28, 2014 adjourns today for twelve days.

Uganda and Angola sign two major agreements

Friday, 16th May 2014
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uganda Hon. Sam Kutesa and his counterpart of the Republic of Angola

40th anniversary of Uganda and Cuba's diplomatic ties.

Friday, 9th May 2014
Uganda and Cuba have, over the past 40 years enjoyed close friendship

Uganda to host Africa Faith Leaders summit

Friday, 9th May 2014
Uganda will host Africa Faith Leaders' Summit on Sustainable Development and Post 2015 Development Agenda scheduled for July 2014 at Imperial Resort Hotel in Entebbe under the theme "Enhancing Faith Communities' Engagement on the post 2015 Development Agenda in the Context of the Rising Africa".

President directs on one-stop investment center as Ugandans in diaspora endorse 5th term bid

Friday, 9th May 2014
President Yoweri Museveni says the problem in Africa is its failure to realize it lags behind other continents and thus need to invest in infrastructure.

The Chairman and President of China EXIM Bank Mr. Li Ruogo visits Uganda

Tuesday, 6th May 2014
The Chairman and President of China EXIM Bank Mr. Li Ruogo, accompanied by a delegation of five technical Staff, is in the country to finalize discussions for the financing the two hydro power projects of Karuma and Isimba.

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.

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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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