Latest News Highlights

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.

The Indian High Commissioner to Uganda presents Credentials to Hon Okello Oryem

Friday, 11th April 2014

The new Indian High Commissioner to Uganda, H.E.Dr. A. V. S. Ramesh Chandra has presented credential to the Minister of state of Foreign Affairs in-charge of international Affairs, Hon Okello Oryem. The ceremony took place in the office of the Minister at MOFA

Philippines Consulate to open in Kampala

Friday, 11th April 2014
Mr. Abhay Agarwal, the Honorary Consul of The Republic of the Philippines presents his credentials to Hon. Okello Oryem.

Highlights

UGANDA'S PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVE TO THE UNITED NATIONS IN NEW YORK APPOINTED PRESIDENT OF SOUTH-SOUTH COOPERATION HIGH-LEVEL COMMITTEE, 3rd-June 2017

The 71st President of the UN General Assembly, Mr Peter Thomson, on 30th May 2016 appointed Uganda's Permanent Representative, to the UN in New York, Amb Adonia Ayebare, President of the High-Level Committee on South-South Cooperation.

UGANDA PARTICIPATES IN 8TH INTERNATIONAL MEETING OF HIGH RANKING SECURITY OFFICIALS, ZAVIDOVO, RUSSIA, 30th-May 2017

The 8th International Meeting of High-Ranking Security Officials hosted by Russia in Zavidovo, a national park in Varaksino, Tver region, took place in May 23-25, 2017, reports the Uganda Embassy in Moscow.

MONSIGNOR AUGUSTINE KASUJJA ASSUMES POSITION AS APOSTOLIC NUNCIO IN BELGIUM, 23rd-May 2017

Most Reverend Msgr. Augustine Kasujja, a Ugandan has assumed his position as Apostolic Nuncio in Belgium.
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