Permanent Secretary

Ambassador Patrick Samuel Mugabwe Mugoya, He is a career diplomat who joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1979.  
He has served in different capacities and places including:
He Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Tourism. He was appointed Deputy Permanent Representative to the United Nations in December 2008 and assumed office in January 2009. From 2006 to 2008 he was Director for Regional Cooperation in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Kampala. 
He has served in Uganda Missions in various countries: Canada, Italy, South Africa, and held various positions at the Ministry Headquarters including Head of the following Departments: Americas and Caribbean, African Union, Protocol and Consular. 
Amb. Mugoya graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Makerere University in 1979. He was awarded a Master of Arts degree in Political Science by Carleton University, Ottawa Canada in 1987, and obtained a Post Graduate Diploma in Public Administration and Management from the Uganda Management Institute, in 2007.   


Highlights

Countries on River Nile course must plan together for sustainability - President Museveni, 2nd-May 2021

President Yoweri Museveni has said that the countries on the course of River Nile must plan together for sustainability of the water of the Nile. 

IGAD Director Pays Courtesy Call on the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 22nd-April 2021

Director Omogo briefed the Permanent Secretary about the upcoming 16th meeting of the Committee of Permanent Secretaries (CPS) of IGAD to be held in Entebbe later this month

E.A. Trade "There is need to listen to each other" - President Museveni, 13th-April 2021

Trade irregularities between Kenya and Uganda should be eliminated using a strategic analysis as long as there is good-will between the two countries through frank discussions, President Yoweri Museveni has said.
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