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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".

His Highness the Aga Khan arrives in Kampala

Tuesday, 24th February 2015
His Highness the Aga Khan, founder and Chairman of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) arrived in Kampala for a 2 day visit to Uganda.

H.E. John Feakes, the Australian High Commissioner Designate to Uganda Presents Letters of Credence.

Thursday, 5th February 2015
The Australian High Commissioner Designate to Uganda presented his letters of credence to Hon. Oryem Okello , the Ag. Minister of Foreign Affairs.

Highlights

Presentation of Credentials by the Honorary Consul of the State of Israel, 16th-June 2020

The Minister of State for International Cooperation, Hon. Henry Oryem Okello received credentials from the Honorary Consul of the State of Israel.

Hon. Sam Kutesa's Statement to Parliament on Ugandans Stranded Abroad Due to Airport and Border Closures Following the Outbreak of the Covid-19 Pandemic, 2nd-June 2020

Today, 2nd June 2020, Honourable Sam Kutesa addressed Parliament on the Situation of Ugandans Stranded Abroad due to the Covid-19 Pandemic

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