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COMMONWEALTH HEADS OF GOVERNMENT (CHOGM) 2018 IS UNDERWAY IN LONDON

Thursday, 19th April 2018

Hon. Sam Kutesa, the Minister of Foreign Affairs is in London attending pre-CHOGM 2018 Commonwealth Foreign Minister's Meeting which has begun on 18th April 2018 in London on the theme, Towards a common future.' 

UN 5TH COMMITTEE DELEGATES VISIT REGIONAL SERVICE CENTER ENTEBBE

Friday, 13th April 2018
A delegation from the Fifth Committee of the United Nations General Assembly on Budgetary and Administrative matters visited the Regional Service Center Entebbe (RSCE) on the 9th April 2018. 

GOVERNMENT OF UGANDA SIGNS AGREEMENT FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE OIL REFINERY IN KABAALE - HOIMA DISTRICT.

Wednesday, 11th April 2018
The Uganda Government has, through the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development together with the Uganda National Oil Company, today entered into the Project Framework Agreement (PFA) the with Albertine Graben Refinery Consortium(AGRC) for the development of the oil refinery.

MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS, HON SAM KUTESA MOURNS MRS WINNIE MADIKIZELA MANDELA

Monday, 9th April 2018
Hon Sam Kutesa, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today 6th April 2018 paid a visit to the South African high Commission in Kampala to sign the Official Condolence Book following the death of Mrs. Winnie Madikizela Mandela. Hon Kutesa also passed on the following condolence Message to the High Commissioner:

CALL FOR PAPERS: SIXTH CONGRESS OF AFRICAN ECONOMISTS

Tuesday, 3rd April 2018
The African Union Commission (AUC), through the Department of Economic Affairs organizes every two years the African Economists Congress (AEC), a continental Economic Policy Dialogue framework which aims to analyze economic issues that are critical to Africa's economic and social transformation in order to design and propose optimal solutions.

STATEMENT IN RESPONSE TO THE PUBLICATION OF A STORY TITLED, "UGANDA COULD LOSE OUT ON HOSTING UN CENTER FOR PEACE"

Thursday, 15th March 2018
In reference to the New Vision story titled, "Uganda could lose out on hosting UN center for Peace" dated 12th March 2018, the Ministry wishes to make the following clarification;

UGANDA'S SOLOMY BALUNGI BOSSA SWORN IN AS INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL COURT JUDGE

Friday, 9th March 2018
Today, 9 March 2018, six new judges of the International Criminal Court (ICC) were sworn in at a ceremony held at the seat of the Court in The Hague (Netherlands).

PRESIDENT KEITA HAILS PRESIDENT MUSEVENI

Wednesday, 7th March 2018
The President and Commander-In-Chief of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Mali, His Excellency President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, has hailed his Ugandan counterpart, President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, as a true Pan Africanist committed to the development and integration of the African Continent.

HON FLORENCE NAKIWALA KIYINGI ATTENDS 8TH WORLD ISLAMIC FORUM (YOUTH AND WOMEN SUMMIT) 2018

Wednesday, 7th March 2018
Minister of State for youth and Children affairs Hon Florence Nakiwala Kiyingi has said that education and spiritual morals contribute to the development of our youth shaping them into useful members in our communities and ultimately responsible citizens.

AMB. NELSON OCHEGER PRESENTS CREDENTIALS TO PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI

Friday, 2nd March 2018
Amb. Nelson Ocheger has presented, to the President and Commander-In-Chief of the Armed Forces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, the letter of credence accrediting him as the High Commissioner of the Republic of Uganda to the Federal Republic of Nigeria.

COMMUNIQUE OF THE SUMMIT OF THE TROOP CONTRIBUTING COUNTRIES (TCCS) TO THE AFRICAN UNION MISSION IN SOMALIA (AMISOM)

Friday, 2nd March 2018
The Summit of Heads of State and Government of Troop Contributing Countries (TCCs) to the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) was held on 2nd  March 2018 in Kampala under the Chairmanship of H.E. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, President of the Republic of Uganda.

"AVOID TURNING OUR GAINS INTO VAIN"

Thursday, 1st March 2018
Uganda's Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hon Sam Kutesa, tells all Troop Contributing Countries (TCCs) to the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM).

AMISOM TROOP CONTRIBUTING COUNTRIES MEET

Tuesday, 27th February 2018
Senior Officials of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) Troop Contributing Countries (TCCs) are meeting at Speke Resort Munyonyo, in Kampala.
They are deliberating  on the overall peace and security situation in Somalia and  the best way  forward to sustain  peace and security in Somalia.

Commemorating the 20th anniversary of the Rome Statute

Monday, 26th February 2018
Commemorating the 20th anniversary of the Rome Statute, the President of the Assembly of States Parties to the ICC, 10 States Parties, and the Trust Fund for Victims conclude a joint programme monitoring visit to Uganda

Highlights

GOVERNMENT OF UGANDA SIGNS AGREEMENT FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE OIL REFINERY IN KABAALE - HOIMA DISTRICT., 11th-April 2018

The Uganda Government has, through the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development together with the Uganda National Oil Company, today entered into the Project Framework Agreement (PFA) the with Albertine Graben Refinery Consortium(AGRC) for the development of the oil refinery.

MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS, HON SAM KUTESA MOURNS MRS WINNIE MADIKIZELA MANDELA, 9th-April 2018

Hon Sam Kutesa, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today 6th April 2018 paid a visit to the South African high Commission in Kampala to sign the Official Condolence Book following the death of Mrs. Winnie Madikizela Mandela. Hon Kutesa also passed on the following condolence Message to the High Commissioner:
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