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Presentation of Credentials by the Honorary Consul of the State of Israel

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

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

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

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 …

PRESS STATEMENT BY THE MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS ON THE SITUATION OF UGANDANS ABROAD AFFECTED BY THE COVID 19 PANDEMIC

He clarified that owing to the on going lock-down in almost the entire world, closure of borders and suspension of regional and international air travel, it is not possible for these Ugandans to return home at the moment.

Virtual Commonwealth Leaders Meet in Response to the Covid-19 Pandemic

The Virtual Commonwealth Leaders Meeting in response to Covid-19 Pandemic was held on 24 June 2020 under the banner of "Sharing solutions in challenging times". 

Hon. Sam Kutesa Receives Credentials of the Honorary Consul of The Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal to Uganda

The Minister congratulated Mr. Sudhir upon his appointment as the Nepalese Honorary Consul to Uganda. 

Uganda Releases Thirteen Rwandan Nationals

Minister Kutesa said that the Government of Uganda released the Rwandans in order to facilitate normalization of relations in the context of the Luanda process.

Hon. Aggrey Bagiire Highlights Opportunities in Uganda's Maritime Sector at the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) Assembly

The Minister pointed out that Lake Victoria, "a sea in the middle of Africa" alone had potential for tourism, transport and fishing amounting to over US$ 60 billio