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PRESIDENT MUSEVENI HAILS SUDAN ON HISTORIC DIALOGUE, PACT

Tuesday, 11th October 2016
President Museveni has congratulated the people of Sudan upon conclusion of a historic national dialogue that places the country on a new political path.

SPEECH BY H.E YOWERI KAGUTA MUSEVENI PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA AT THE CELEBRATIONS MARKING 54 YEARS OF UGANDA'S INDEPENDENCE

Monday, 10th October 2016
Theme: "Protection of our independence through promotion of patriotism, unity and hard work"

UGANDANS CELEBRATE INDEPENDENCE IN BEIJING,CHINA

Sunday, 9th October 2016
The Ugandan embassy in Beijing hosted celebrations to mark the 54th Independence anniversary on 9th October, 2016 at the Kempinski hotel in Beijing China under the theme "Protection of our Independence through promotion of Patriotism,Unity and Hardwork".

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI PLEDGES TO OPEN AN EMBASSY IN CUBA

Thursday, 6th October 2016
President Museveni pledges to open an Embassy in Cuba, this he said when hosting the Cuban Vice President, H.E. Salvador Valdes Mesa, at his Parliamentary building office.

OUTGOING FRENCH AMBASSADOR TO UGANDA SOPHIE MAKAME PAYS A COURTESY VISIT TO H.E PRESIDENT YOWERI MUSEVENI AT ENTEBBE STATE HOUSE

Friday, 30th September 2016
The outgoing French Ambassador to Uganda Sophie Makame paid a courtesy visit to H.E President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni at Entebbe State House.

YOWERI KAGUTA MUSEVENI ADDRESSES THE 71ST GENERAL DEBATE OF THE UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY

Wednesday, 21st September 2016
Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, President of Uganda has welcomed the push for the Sustainable Development Goals during the current General Assembly session as a way to eradicate abject poverty worldwide.

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI IN NEW YORK FOR 71ST UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY

Tuesday, 20th September 2016
The United Nations General assembly takes place every year at this time and convenes leaders from around the world; from Heads of States and governments to corporations, to advance solutions to today's global problems.

H.E PRESIDENT YOWERI KAGUTA MUSEVENI PAYS A TWO DAYS WORKING STATE VISIT TO FRANCE 18-19 SEPTEMBER 2016

Sunday, 18th September 2016
On Monday 19 September 2016 at 8.30am H.E. the President addressed the Official Business Umbrella of France called MEDEF International (Movement of the Entrepreneurs of France) which has over 880,000 Firms.

Prime Minister Dr Ruhakana Rugunda Represents Uganda at the 17th Summit of the Non Aligned Movement (NAM) countries in Venezuela

Saturday, 17th September 2016
Prime Minister Dr Ruhakana Rugunda received at Margarita Airport in VENEZUELA where he is representing Uganda at the 17th Summit of the Non Aligned Movement (NAM) countries.

UGANDA TO RATIFY PARIS AGREEMENT ON CLIMATE CHANGE

Thursday, 15th September 2016
The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hon Sam Kutesa has, today 15th September 2016, signed Uganda's instrument of ratification, of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change.

East African leaders under the banner of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) meet in Somalia

Wednesday, 14th September 2016
The one-day meeting took place in the capital Mogadishu. This is the first meeting to be held in Somalia since the grouping was founded three decades ago.

Farewell Luncheon for the Out-Going Ambassador of the People's Republic of China to the Republic Of Uganda.

Tuesday, 13th September 2016
Ambassador Zhao Yali, of the People's Republic of China to Uganda receives a farewell gift from Hon. Sam Kutesa, Minister of Foreign Affairs at the Serena Hotel on Tuesday September 13th 2016. 

Lab to Determine a Strategic Roadmap for Commercial Diplomacy in Uganda's Priority Missions in the Middle East, Asia, Europe and Africa

Tuesday, 13th September 2016
While officially opening the Lab, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hon Sam Kutesa said that the environment in which foreign policy is conducted is constantly changing and therefore there is need to adopt new tools that support national growth, development and transformation. 

DEATH ANNOUNCEMENT

Wednesday, 7th September 2016
The Management and Staff of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, with sorrow announce the untimely death of our staff member, Amb. Gilbert Nanjuna Njuneki at the Oliver Tambo International Airport, Republic of South Africa while returning from official duty in Stockholm, Sweden.

Finland to Support Uganda in Its Social Transformation Efforts.

Tuesday, 30th August 2016
The Vice President Edward Kiwanuka Ssekandi currently in Northern Europe has asked the Government of Finland to support Uganda Agriculture sector improve its efforts to reach its potential.

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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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