Latest News Highlights

President Museveni Meets IGAD Executive Secretary

Tuesday, 23rd February 2021
President Museveni and the  IGAD Executive Secretary discussed matters of mutual interest between Uganda and Ethiopia as well as regional issues.

Hon. Sam Kutesa Meets the Executive Secretary of The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD)

Tuesday, 23rd February 2021
Hon. Kutesa appreciated the IGAD interventions in Uganda and the region particularly in the areas of peace and security, socio-economic development, migration, environment as well as regional integration and development.

Irish Ambassador to Uganda Pays Courtesy Call on The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Monday, 22nd February 2021
The Permanent Secretary and his guest discussed matters regarding security in the Eastern and Central Africa region.

Special Representative of President XI Jinping Visits Uganda

Saturday, 20th February 2021
Hon. Kutesa noted  H.E. Yang Jiechi's second visit to Uganda in a year is a vivid sign of the warm, cordial and growing relations between the two countries.

EU, Uganda Should Work for People's Good - President Museveni

Thursday, 18th February 2021
Uganda and the European Union are not adversaries and should focus on strengthening their shared goals, President Museveni has said. 

Ethiopia Conflict, President Museveni calls for negotiations

Monday, 16th November 2020
According to reports thousands of Ethiopian refugees have continued pouring into Sudan, escaping a worsening conflict that has spilled over Ethiopia's borders and threatens to destabilise the wider Horn of Africa region.

Hon. Kutesa Hosts Luncheon in honour of Outgoing Japanese Ambassador

Wednesday, 14th October 2020
Hon. Kutesa paid a glowing tribute to Mr. Kazuaki for the significant role he has played in promoting the excellent and friendly bilateral relations between Japan and Uganda

Uganda Consulate Mombasa Publishes Fourth Edition of the "Focus on the Pearl" Magazine

Thursday, 17th September 2020
The Magazine will be used as an outreach tool in explaining the role of the Ministry in fostering Economic development.

Uganda High Commission Kigali, Repatriates 1st Group of stranded Ugandans

Tuesday, 15th September 2020
The High Commission of the Republic of Uganda in Kigali, Rwanda has successfully repatriated 100 Ugandan nationals out of more than 350 who had been stranded in Rwanda due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Vacancies at the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR) Secretariat

Thursday, 3rd September 2020

The Secretariat of the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR) has re-advertised twelve vacant positions at the Secretariat

New World 5000M Record Holder, Joshua Cheptegei, Returns From Monaco

Sunday, 16th August 2020
Upon arrival, Mr. Cheptegei, said that  "This is a true fulfillment and true proof that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs is still alive and that the Government is still at work even beyond Uganda's borders."

Eddie Kenzo and Other Ugandan Nationals Stranded In West Africa Finally Return Home

Saturday, 25th July 2020
A total of 56 Ugandan Nationals and legal residents who had been stranded in West African countries of Nigeria, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Togo, Benin,Senegal, Equatorial Guinea, the Gambia, Niger, the Republic of Guinea and Cameroon due to the COVID-19 pandemic have been successfully repatriated.

Uganda Embassy in Doha Repatriates Stranded Ugandans

Saturday, 18th July 2020
The Embassy of the Republic of Uganda to Qatar today successfully  saw off a total of 238 Ugandan Nationals  who have been stranded  due to the Covid-19 pandemic

Ugandans Stranded in South America Repatriated

Saturday, 18th July 2020
28 Ugandans stranded in Brazil, have today, 18th  July 2020, departed the Governador Andre Franco Montoro International Airport in Sao Paulo, Brazil on a repatriation flight bound for Entebbe via Addis Ababa.

Highlights

President Museveni Meets IGAD Executive Secretary , 23rd-February 2021

President Museveni and the  IGAD Executive Secretary discussed matters of mutual interest between Uganda and Ethiopia as well as regional issues.

Irish Ambassador to Uganda Pays Courtesy Call on The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 22nd-February 2021

The Permanent Secretary and his guest discussed matters regarding security in the Eastern and Central Africa region.

EU, Uganda Should Work for People's Good - President Museveni , 18th-February 2021

Uganda and the European Union are not adversaries and should focus on strengthening their shared goals, President Museveni has said. 

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