Latest News Highlights

Iranian Ambassador Bids Farewell to Hon. Okello Oryem

Tuesday, 22nd September 2020
During Ambassador Morteza's tenure, Political and Economic ties were enhanced as seen through various exchanges of high profile visits

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.

Ugandans Stranded In USA Return Home

Friday, 17th July 2020
276 Ugandans and Uganda residents and dependent pass holders have, today Friday July 17th departed Dulles International Airport, Washington, DC, bound for Entebbe International Airport, from on Ethiopian Airlines.

Hon. Sam Kutesa Meets With the Ambassador of the Republic of Ireland

Wednesday, 8th July 2020
The Hon. Minister and his guest discussed a wide range of issues of bilateral cooperation between Uganda and the Republic of Ireland.

Virtual Commonwealth Leaders Meet in Response to the Covid-19 Pandemic

Friday, 26th June 2020
The Virtual Commonwealth Leaders Meeting in response to Covid-19 Pandemic was held on 24 June 2020 under the banner of "Sharing solutions in challenging times". 

Press Statement on the Role of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on the Return of Ugandans Stranded Abroad Following the Outbreak of the Covid-19 Pandemic

Tuesday, 23rd June 2020
Honourable Henry Okello Oryem, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs:International Relations, today evening addressed members of the press on the steps being taken by the Ministry to facilitate return of Ugandans stranded abroad.

Presentation of Credentials by the Honorary Consul of the State of Israel

Tuesday, 16th June 2020
The Minister of State for International Cooperation, Hon. Henry Oryem Okello received credentials from the Honorary Consul of the State of Israel.

DEATH ANNOUNCEMENT

Thursday, 11th June 2020

Highlights

Uganda Consulate Mombasa Publishes Fourth Edition of the "Focus on the Pearl" Magazine, 17th-September 2020

The Magazine will be used as an outreach tool in explaining the role of the Ministry in fostering Economic development.

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