Latest News Highlights

Uganda Releases Thirteen Rwandan Nationals

Tuesday, 18th February 2020
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. Sam Kutesa Commissions the Bhabhatron Radiology Cancer Treatment Machines and Hails Uganda-India Bi-Lateral Relations

Thursday, 13th February 2020
The equipment which is a donation from the government of India to Uganda was commissioned in a highly attended event. It will be used for Cancer treatment at the Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI) Mulago.

Build Africa stand-by force urgently - President Museveni

Monday, 10th February 2020
President Yoweri Museveni has said that Africa's need to build its capacity to defend itself is more urgent now more than ever especially when you see what is happening in Mali, Niger, Chad, Burkina Faso, Mauritania and Somalia and formerly Libya among other countries.

Uganda and Israel Commit To Strengthen Bilateral Cooperation

Sunday, 2nd February 2020
The Israeli Prime Minister and his wife was received at the Entebbe International Airport by Rt. Hon. Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda Prime Minister of the Republic of Uganda, Hon. Henry Okello Oryem, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs in charge of International Co-operation and other Senior Government Officials. 

Hon. Sam Kutesa Meets African Union (AU) Commissioner For Peace And Security

Tuesday, 28th January 2020
H.E. Smail CHERGUI, the African Union Commissioner for Peace and Security called on the Office of the Minister to discuss matters of Regional and Political concern. 

Press Statement: Protesting Illegal Seizure of Ugandan Milk Products in Kenya

Wednesday, 15th January 2020
The Government of Uganda has issued a Protest Note to the Government of Kenya protesting illegal seizures of Ugandan made milk and milk products under Lato brand.

Press Statement: Implementation of the Luanda Memorandum of Understanding

Wednesday, 8th January 2020
The Government of Uganda has withdrawn Charges Against Nine Rwandese Nationals

Give us fair trade and we shall Develop, Says President Museveni

Monday, 9th December 2019
The President made the case for global prosperity yesterday (Monday) as he addressed the 9th Africa, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Group of States Summit in Nairobi, Kenya.

Ugandan, Ethiopian Speakers call for improved transport infrastructure

Wednesday, 27th November 2019
The two speakers also agreed to further cooperation in the oil and energy sector which the countries are currently pursuing. Uganda will soon start producing oil while Ethiopia is building the largest hydroelectric Dam in Africa.

US Ambassador Malac Bids Farewell to Hon Kutesa

Wednesday, 27th November 2019
The Ambassador appreciated the cordial working relationship that has existed between the Embassy and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Implementing outcomes of the Russia Africa - Summit: Hon Kutesa meets with Russian Ambassador.

Wednesday, 27th November 2019
Uganda joined other African countries in participating in the Russia-Africa Summit and Economic Forum that took place in  Sochi,  Russian Federation in October 2019 under the theme "For Peace, Security and Development".

Uganda to strengthen Bilateral Relations with Norway

Wednesday, 27th November 2019
The Hon. Minister congratulated the Ambassador upon presenting Her Credentials to H.E the President on and assured her of the Ministry's support in discharging her duties.

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

Tuesday, 26th November 2019
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 billion annually if fully tapped.

President Museveni opens the 10th Anniversary FAO China South-South and Triangular Cooperation conference

Tuesday, 26th November 2019
The activities of the 10th Anniversary of the FAO-China South-South Cooperation Program and Triangular Cooperation where delegates from over 40 countries are participating have been opened today by H.E Yoweri Museveni the President of the Republic of Uganda.

President Museveni to EU Envoys "Trade not aid will transform our country"

Friday, 15th November 2019
The President was meeting the envoys as part of the biannual Article 8 Political Dialogue with the European Union in accordance with Article 8 of the Cotonou Partnership Agreement.

Highlights

Hon. Sam Kutesa Commissions the Bhabhatron Radiology Cancer Treatment Machines and Hails Uganda-India Bi-Lateral Relations, 13th-February 2020

The equipment which is a donation from the government of India to Uganda was commissioned in a highly attended event. It will be used for Cancer treatment at the Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI) Mulago.

Build Africa stand-by force urgently - President Museveni, 10th-February 2020

President Yoweri Museveni has said that Africa's need to build its capacity to defend itself is more urgent now more than ever especially when you see what is happening in Mali, Niger, Chad, Burkina Faso, Mauritania and Somalia and formerly Libya among other countries.

Hon. Sam Kutesa Meets African Union (AU) Commissioner For Peace And Security, 28th-January 2020

H.E. Smail CHERGUI, the African Union Commissioner for Peace and Security called on the Office of the Minister to discuss matters of Regional and Political concern. 
© 2020 Ministry of Foreign Affairs