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EGYPT'S FATTAH AL-SISI FOR ONE-DAY OFFICIAL VISIT TO UGANDA

Saturday, 17th December 2016
The President of the Arab Republic of Egypt Abdel Fattah al-Sisi will be in Uganda on a one-day official visit at the invitation of President Yoweri Museveni.

HON SAM KUTESA PARTICIPATES IN HIGH-LEVEL PANEL OF UN CERF PLEDGING CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK

Thursday, 15th December 2016
At the invitation of UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs to Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hon Sam Kutesa participated in the high-Level Panel discussion.

KUTESA MEETS NEW UN SECRETARY-GENERAL, INVITES HIM TO SOLIDARITY CONFERENCE IN UGANDA, EARLY 2017

Wednesday, 14th December 2016
Hon. Sam Kutesa, Minister of Foreign Affairs, on Wednesday 14th December 2016 met with the Secretary-General designate, Antonio Guterres, congratulating him on his new role, and discussing matters related to the development cooperation and Uganda's role in the region.

PRESS RELEASE

Wednesday, 14th December 2016
On 12 December, 2016 Minister of Foreign Affairs Hon. Sam Kutesa, met with UN Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. They exchanged views on the main peace, security and humanitarian challenges facing the region, including recent developments in South Sudan, Somalia, Central African Republic and Burundi.

PRESS RELEASE | "UGANDA'S TRANSFORMATIONAL APPROACH TO REFUGEES AND HOST COMMUNITIES"

Wednesday, 14th December 2016
On Wednesday  14th December 2016, on the margins of the High-Level Conference of the UN Central Emergency Response Fund, the Permanent Mission of Uganda to the United Nations in New York, in partnership with the UN Office of Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UNOCHA) held a High-level side event at the United Nations Headquarters in New York.

H.E. PETER WEST PRESENTS CREDENTIALS

Tuesday, 13th December 2016
H.E. Peter West, United Kingdom High Commissioner to Uganda Presented his Credentials to H.E. Yoweri Museveni, President of the Republic of Uganda on 12th December 2016 at State House Entebbe.

H.E. ZHENG ZHUQUIANG PRESENTS CREDENTIALS

Monday, 12th December 2016
H.E. Zheng Zhuquiang, the Ambassador of the People's Republic of China to Uganda Presented his Credentials to H.E. Yoweri Museveni, President of the Republic of Uganda on 12th December 2016 at State House Entebbe.

H.E. SEYED MORTEZA PRESENTS CREDENTIALS

Monday, 12th December 2016
H.E. Seyed Morteza, the Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran to Uganda Presented his Credentials to H.E. Yoweri Museveni, President of the Republic of Uganda on 12th December 2016 at State House Entebbe.

THE 3RD ANNUAL UGANDAN DIASPORA BUSINESS BREAK FAST | SERENA HOTEL

Thursday, 8th December 2016
The Ugandan Diaspora Business Breakfast is an annual Business Breakfast hosted at Kampala Serena Hotel's Katonga hall and moderated by Dr. Maggie Kigozi.

MEETING WITH THE RUSSIAN AMBASSADOR HE. ALEXANDER DMITRIEVECH POLYAKOV

Thursday, 1st December 2016
Hon. Okello Oryem today met with the Russian Ambassador H.E Alexander Dmitrievech Polyakov, who came bearing greetings from the Russian Minister of Foreign affairs. 

MOFA SACCO ELECTS NEW EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Wednesday, 30th November 2016
Today 30th November, 2016, at the Employees Cooperative Savings and Credit Society (SACCO) Annual General Meeting of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the members elected a new Executive Committee to manage the Savings and Credit Cooperative.

HON SAM KUTESA PAYS TRIBUTE TO FIDEL CASTRO

Wednesday, 30th November 2016

QATAR OFFERS UGANDA 40,000 JOBS IN 2017; BILATERAL COOPERATION IN AGRICULTURE, TRADE AND LABOR IN THE OFFING

Tuesday, 29th November 2016
The government of the State of Qatar has pledged 40,000 jobs in all sectors to Ugandans in 2017, in a development that would overwhelmingly raise the population of Ugandans working in Qatar from the current 3000.

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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