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Uganda's 1st Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Public Service, Rt. Hon. Henry Muganwa Kajura visits Hanoi, Vietnam

Saturday, 20th September 2014
The 1st Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Public Service, Rt. Hon. Henry Muganwa Kajura has led a delegation to Vietnam with the aim of improving bilateral relations by enhancing, economic, diplomatic and cultural cooperation. This opens a new chapter in the relationship between Vietnam and Uganda.

Minister Oryem Henry Okello meets the Joint Parliamentary Committee on Foreign Affairs & Trade of Ireland

Friday, 12th September 2014
Hon  Oryem Henry Okello held a meeting with Mr.  Pat\r\n Breen, Chairman of the Joint Parliamentary Committee on Foreign Affairs and Trade of Ireland; and his delegation who called on him at his Office. The two discussed regional issues and Uganda's role in regional peace and stability, including the situation\r\nin the DRC and\r\nUganda's involvement in Somalia\r\nunder AMISOM.

IFAD Country Representative to Uganda Mr. Alessandro Marini presents Letters Of Credence to Hon. Asuman Kiyingi

Thursday, 11th September 2014

The IFAD Country Representative to Uganda presented his letters of credence to the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs in-charge of Regional Cooperation. The ceremony took place in the office of the Minister at MOFA Headquarters.

Hon. Okello Oryem bids farewell to H.E Amb. Jong Thae Yang

Tuesday, 9th September 2014
Hon. Oryem Henry Okello bids farewell to the outgoing  Ambassador of DPRK H.E. Amb.Jong Thae Yang.

Hon. Oryem Henry Okello meets the Investment Group from China

Thursday, 4th September 2014

Hon Oryem met a prospective team from the Zhonggang construction group which was led by Mr. Zhao Jun, General Manager Financial Department

They discussed at great length the necessary ingredients that would help \r\nmake the final decision on the location and setup of a cement factory in either Moroto or Moyo.

Ambassador Designate of Germany to Uganda presents letters of credence

Thursday, 4th September 2014
The   Ambassador Designate of Germany to Uganda, H.E Dr. Peter  Christos   Blomeyer presents letters of credence to  Hon Oryem Okello.

Uganda and South Sudan move towards resolving border conflict

Wednesday, 27th August 2014

A 16 member delegation from the Republic of South Sudan has met with their Ugandan counterparts to discuss issues related to their border conflicts, operationalizing the resolutions made during the first session of Uganda - South Sudan Joint Permanent Commission held in Kampala in December 2012.

Implementation matrix for Cessation of hostilities in South Sudan signed.

Wednesday, 27th August 2014
IGAD Special Envoys for South Sudan welcome the signing of the above  Matrix Agreement on 25 August 2014.

Minister Oryem Okello meets the American Ambassador to Uganda H.E Scott DeLisi.

Tuesday, 26th August 2014
Hon. Oryem Okello has met with the American Ambassador to Uganda H.E Scott DeLisi in his office at MOFA a few weeks after the US Africa leaders' Summit in Washington. The Minister expressed his satisfaction on how the summit was structured and the eventual outcome of the Conference.

President returns from Addis IGAD Summit on South Sudan

Monday, 25th August 2014
President Yoweri Museveni is back in the country from the 27th regional Extra-Ordinary IGAD Summit on the situation in South Sudan. 

President Yoweri Museveni welcomed President Salva Kiir Mayardit at State House.

Friday, 22nd August 2014
President Yoweri Museveni welcomed H.E Salva Kiir Mayardit today at State House Entebbe, who is in Uganda on a one consultative visit.

Minister Oryem Okello meets with Egyptian Ambassador to Uganda on Bilateral issues.

Tuesday, 19th August 2014
Hon OryemOkello, has said that there is need for MOFA to enter into a Joint Permanent Corporation (JPC) with the ministry of Foreign Affairs of Egypt for more effective working relations between the two ministries.

STATEMENT TO DIPLOMATIC MISSIONS ON EBOLA PREPAREDNESS IN UGANDA \r\n

Thursday, 14th August 2014
Uganda's preventive measures on Ebola spread following its outbreak in West Africa and preparations by Ministry of Health for any eventuality in regard to this outbreak. 

Statement by Hon. Sam K. Kutesa at the National Consultative Workshop on the Post-2015 Development Agenda

Friday, 8th August 2014
Speech by Hon Sam Kutesa, Minister of Foreign Affairs and UNGA President elect at the National Consultative Workshop on the Post-2015 Development Agenda on August 8, 2014. Uganda held the National Consultative Forum which builds on the broad consultations held in 2013.

Ebola outbreak in West Africa – Uganda takes action

Friday, 1st August 2014
Ministry of Health takes preventive measures on Ebola spread following its outbreak in West Africa 

Highlights

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI HOSTED BY POTUS, 20th-September 2017

The President of the United States held a  welcoming reception on the evening of Tuesday, 19 September 2017, in honour of the Heads of State or Government, Vice-Presidents and Crown Princes or Princesses participating in the seventy-second session of the General Assembly, at 7.00pm at the Palace Hotel, 455 Madison Avenue.

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI, AFRICA 50 DISCUSS INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT, 17th-September 2017

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has today held a meeting with Africa 50 CEO Mr. Alain Ebobisse and Ms. Carole Wamuyu Wainanina the chief Operating Officer at Park Hyatt Hotel in New York, United States of America.

HON. OKELLO ADDRESSES FIRST SUMMIT OF THE ORGANISATION OF ISLAMIC COOPERATION ON SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY., 13th-September 2017

Minister of State for Foreign Affairs in charge of International Affairs, Hon. Henry Oryem Okello, has called upon the OIC Summit on Science and Technology to increase funding in Science and Technology Research and Development in Universities and Institutions funded by the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), including Islamic University in Uganda.
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