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UN Secretary General, Ban Ki Moon Appeals To H.E. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni over Burundi, South Sudan Peace Efforts

Wednesday, 6th May 2015
The United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki Moon has appealed to President Yoweri Museveni to help avert the deteriorating situation in Burundi and restore peace.

Oil & Gas Convention 2015: Delivering Uganda's Potential in the Oil and Gas Sector

Monday, 4th May 2015
The Oil & Gas Convention took place on 23rd April 2015 at the Kampala Serena Hotel, under the theme; "Accelerating Oil & Gas Production in East Africa: The Key Enablers". It was organised by the Uganda Chamber of Mines and Petroleum.

Students of the Institute of Diplomatic Studies, from Cairo, Egypt Visit Uganda

Friday, 24th April 2015
The newly recruited diplomats in Egypt were received by the Minister of State for Works, Hon. Asuman Kiyingi, standing in for the Minister of Foreign Affairs at the Ministry Of Foreign Affairs Headquarters in Kampala.

Press Brief on Violence against Foreign Nationals Living In South Africa.

Thursday, 16th April 2015
Ministry of Foreign Affairs informs the general public that it is keenly following the ongoing situation in South Africa where foreign nationals especially those of African origin have been attacked.

Opening of the First Meeting of the Preparatory Committee of the 3rd Africa-Arab Ministerial Joint Conference on Agricultural Development and Food Security.

Thursday, 16th April 2015
Hon. Okello Oryem, together with H.E. Mrs. Tumusiime Rhoda Peace (Commissioner for Rural Economy and Agriculture, African Union Commission), today Opened the first meeting of The Preparatory Committee of the 3rd Africa-Arab Ministerial Joint Conference on Agricultural Development and Food Security.

Hon. Oryem Okello Meets the Netherlands Ambassador to Uganda

Thursday, 16th April 2015
Hon. Oryem Okello, Ag. Minister of Foreign Affairs received H.E. Amb. Alphons J.A.J.M.G. Hennekens, Netherlands Ambassador to Uganda at Ministry of Foreign Affairs Headquarters in Kampala on Thursday, 15th April, 2015.

General Assembly President Meets With His Highness Sheikh Tamin Bin Hamad Al-Thani, Emir of The State Of Qatar.

Monday, 13th April 2015
Prior to the opening of the 13th United Nations Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice in Doha, the President of the General Assembly (PGA), H.E. Mr. Sam Kahamba Kutesa held a bilateral meeting with His Highness Sheikh Tamin bin Hamad Al-Thani, Emir of the State of Qatar.

President Sam Kutesa Strongly Condemns the Terrorist Attack and Expresses the Solidarity Of the UNGA With the Government and People of Kenya.

Tuesday, 7th April 2015
The President of the General Assembly (PGA), H.E. Mr. Sam Kutesa, condemns in the strongest terms the horrific terrorist attack this morning at the University College in Garissa, Kenya. The heinous attack left dozens dead, scores injured and many held hostage and others unaccounted for, the vast majority of whom were students. 

Hon Asuman Kiyingi Hands Over Office of State Minister for Regional Cooperation

Tuesday, 24th March 2015
Hon. Asuman Kiyingi, former Minister of State in charge of Regional Cooperation has handed over office to Hon. Philemon Mateke. The function was witnessed by Hon. Henry Oryem Okello at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs headquarters. Present also was the PS/FA Amb. James Mugume and other Senior Officials of the ministry.

The PGA, H.E. Sam Kahamba Kutesa Meets President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi and Minister of Foreign Affairs in Cairo.

Wednesday, 18th March 2015
On the first day of his official visit to the Arab Republic of Egypt, the PGA

The PGA, H.E. Sam Kahamba Kutesa, off to an Official Visit to Egypt (17th - 19th March 2015).

Monday, 16th March 2015
President Kutesa travels to Egypt, meets with SG of La Francophonie..

Press Conference on the Outcome of the 9th Summit of the Northern Corridor Integration Projects.

Wednesday, 11th March 2015
The 9th Northern Corridor Integration Projects summit..

Press Briefing on the Exercise of Recruitment of Medical Workers.

Tuesday, 3rd March 2015
The mandate of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs is to "Promote and Protect Uganda's interest abroad".

Highlights

HONOURABLE SAM KUTESA, RECIEVES COPIES OF LETTERS OF CREDENTIALS FROM SRI LANKA AND THAILAND ENVOYS, 14/8/2019, KAMPALA, 15th-August 2019

Hon. Sam K. KUTESA, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uganda today received copies of credentials from two new envoys to Uganda at the Ministry Headquarters in Kampala.

The Diplomats included Sri Lanka's High Commissioner-designate H.E Weerawardena Sunil Dharmasena DE SILVA and H.E Cherdkiat ATTHAKOR, the Kingdom of Thailand's incoming Ambassador.

UN SPECIAL ENVOY FOR THE GREAT LAKES REGION PAYS A COURTESY CALL ON THE MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS, 8TH AUGUST 2019, KAMPALA, 10th-August 2019

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hon. Sam K. KUTESA this morning received and held discussions with Mr. Huang Xia, the UN Special Envoy for the Great Lakes Region. Mr. Xia who assumed office earlier this year called on Hon. Kutesa at the Ministry Headquarters to discuss matters concerning regional peace and security of the Great Lakes Region.

HON. SAM KUTESA MEETS WITH FRENCH AMBASSADOR DESIGNATE TO THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA., 1st-August 2019

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uganda ,Hon. Sam .K. KUTESA, today met with  the  Ambassador Designate of France to Uganda, H.E. Jules-Armand ANIAMBOSSOU  at the Ministry Headquarters.
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