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UGANDA AND MAURITIUS COMMIT TO STRENGTHEN BILATERAL RELATIONS

Saturday, 15th June 2019
Hon. Okello Oryem, Minister for State for Foreign Affairs ( International Cooperation ) of the Republic of Uganda, earlier this week met with H.E. ?Mr. D. BUSGEETH , the High Commissioner of the Republic of Mauritius to Uganda, resident in Addis- Ababa Ethiopia.  The Meeting took place at the Ministry Headquarters.

UNITY BREEDS PROSPERITY AND DEVELOPMENT - AMB. BARBARA NEKESA

Friday, 14th June 2019
H.E Amb. Barbara Nekesa accompanied by members of staff from Uganda High Commission in Pretoria- South Africa, joined other Ugandans at Mayfair Orlando Pirates Training grounds for the EID sports festival and exhibitions which were organized by the Association of the Uganda Muslim Community In the Diaspora (UMCID).

President pushes for space technology research with Russia

Thursday, 13th June 2019
President Yoweri Museveni has welcomed the idea of a Russian-Ugandan Intergovernmental Commission on Economic Scientific and Technological Cooperation saying it will boost industrial development in Uganda through the use of space technology in carrying out research.

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MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS AT THE SERVICE EXCELLENCE EXHIBITION 5TH JUNE - 7TH JUNE 2019

Thursday, 6th June 2019
The Ministry joined all other Ministries,  Departments and Agencies MDA's in  participating in the Service Excellence Exhibition under the theme " Industrialization for Job creation and shared Prosperity "
at the  Kololo Independence Grounds. The Exhibition runs from 5th - 7th June 2019, daily from 8:00am - 5:00pm daily.

UGANDA AND THE REPUBLIC OF CONGO EXPLORE INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES .

Friday, 31st May 2019

Amb. Patrick  MUGOYA, the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of  Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uganda and a delegation of Government Officials & Ugandan businessmen met with Hon. Adelaide Yvonne MOUGANY the Minister of Small and Medium Enterprises of the Republic of Congo at the Ministry headquarters in Brazzaville.

HON. SAM KUTESA RECEIVES LETTERS OF CREDENCE FOR THE NEW UNITED NATIONS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME (UNDP) RESIDENT REPRESENTATIVE

Thursday, 30th May 2019
Hon. Sam .K. KUTESA, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uganda officially  received Letters of Credence of the new United Nations Development  Programme (UNDP) Resident Representative , Ms. Elsie ATTAFUAH today at the Ministry Headquarters.

UGANDA AND THE REPUBLIC OF CONGO STRENGTHEN BILATERIAL RELATIONS.

Thursday, 30th May 2019
Amb. Patrick  Mugoya, the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of the Republic of Uganda is currently leading a delegation of Government Officials and Ugandan businessmen in a series of follow up meetings taking place  in  Brazzaville at the invitation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs  and Congolese  in the Diaspora of the Republic of Congo.

Hon. Sam K. Kutesa meets Dr. J. Peter Pham, the United States Special Envoy for the Great Lakes Region of Africa

Thursday, 30th May 2019
The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hon. Sam K. Kutesa on Tuesday, 28th May 2019 received in his office, Dr. J. Peter Pham, the United States Special Envoy for the Great Lakes Region of Africa and they discussed matters related to the Great Lakes Region, and Uganda-United States Co-operation.

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AMB. PATRICK MUGOYA MEETS THE EXECUTIVE SECRETARY OF THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON THE GREAT LAKES REGION (ICGLR)

Friday, 24th May 2019
The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Amb. Patrick Mugoya, today met with the ICGLR Executive Secretary, Amb. Zachary Muburi-Muita at the Ministry Headquarters.

Uganda wins Gold at the on going Africa's Travel Indaba in South Africa - Durban, 2019

Saturday, 4th May 2019
Uganda has won Gold at the on going Africa's Travel Indaba in South Africa - Durban, 2019; it emerged as the best exhibitor in the category of Southern African Development Community and Africa as a whole.

APOSTOLIC NUNCIO PRESENTS HIS CREDENTIALS TO THE MINISTER FOREIGN AFFAIRS

Thursday, 18th April 2019
Today 17th of April 2019, the newly appointed Apostolic Nuncio Archbishop Luigi BIANCO presented his credentials to Honorable Sam Kutesa, Minister of Foreign Affairs in Kampala. Hon. Kutesa in welcoming Archbishop BIANCO, extended thanks to the Holy See for the work they continue to do in Uganda and the region most notably the recent re-conciliatory efforts spearheaded by the Holy Father towards achieving peace in South Sudan.

Ugandan Tour Operators at the World Travel Market (WTM) 2019

Monday, 15th April 2019
Today, the 11th April 2019,  the Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) officials, led by Ms. Lilly Ajarova (UTB CEO), including Ms. Edith Kateme Kasajja (UTB Board Member), Ms. Dorcas Namajja (UTB Marketing Officer), and Mr. Daniel Irunga (UTB Marketing Officer), led a group of  Ugandan Tour Operators to the World Travel Market (WTM) 2019 in Cape Town - South Africa.

UGANDA TO BENEFIT FROM THE NEW PARTNERSHIP FOR DEVELOPMENT IN EDUCATION

Wednesday, 10th April 2019
Amb. Patrick MUGOYA, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uganda and Mr. Toon Be BRUYN, VVOB Country Representative today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for the Development in Education.

Warning Against Unofficial Electronic Visa (e-Visa) Application Portals

Monday, 1st April 2019
The Ministry of Internal Affairs, Directorate of Citizenship and Immigration Control, would like to inform the general public and our esteemed clients that the official electronic visa application portal for the Republic of Uganda is, www.visas.immigration.go.ug; and also take this opportunity to warn our esteemed  clients of the existence of Scam sites which either charge our clients exorbitantly or defraud them totally.

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