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President launches National Physical activity Day

8th July 2018
President Yoweri Museveni participated in activities to launch the National Physical Activity day at Kololo airstrip, Kampala. The significance of the day is to inform the population about the importance of physical activity, its relevance in preventing Non-Communicable Diseases and keeping healthy. As part of the activities, the President  took part in a 10-kilometre walk though Kampala, aimed at highlighting and stemming the increasing...
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Museveni, Bashir, Kiir meet over South Sudan peace process

8th July 2018
Presidents Yoweri Museveni of Uganda, Omar el Bashir of Sudan and Salva Kiir of South Sudan  held talks at State House, Entebbe regarding the peace process in South Sudan. The leader of Sudanese People’s Liberation Movement in Opposition, Mr. Riak Machar, also attended the talks. In comments after the talks ended this evening, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Sam Kuteesa, revealed that the meeting had recorded progress and that...
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President commissions skilled youth - Kyotera

6th July 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has called on the people of Kyotera and Uganda in general to embrace government's initiative of wealth creation through commercial agriculture and the four-acre production plan so that they are able to fight household poverty. “Development does not mean wealth. Masaka - Mbarara to Kabale road has been tarmacked since independence but don't you find poor people along this road?" he asked.
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President hosts Zimbabwe Army officers

4th July 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has emphasized the need for the integration of the East African Community (EAC) saying that three crucial areas that encompass prosperity, strategic security as well as the heritage and identity of the region’s people are the major objectives of the regional bloc. "We need to ensure our prosperity through production of goods and services. We talk of East African integration to guarantee the prosperity of our people....

President meets leader of Dawoodi Bohra Community,

4th July 2018
PRESIDENT˜S REMARKS His Holiness Dr Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin, leader of Dawoodi Bohra Community, called on me today at State House Entebbe. I thank him for visiting our country. I also thank the Bohra community for offering to refurbish Gombe Hospital. I am impressed by the fact that the Bohra faith emphasises wealth creation through trade.

Africa’s huge resources can empower its people – Museveni

30th June 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has called on African leaders to focus on practical issues including promoting trade and services among their people and where possible, use third parties to develop the continents huge resources and reverse and divert its hemorrhage spending abroad to building infrastructure and industries home.

Africa must integrate economically, politically for survival - Museveni

30th June 2018
Africa must renew its view of political integration where possible because this will guarantee strategic security ‘for the survival of our future as a free people’. “Being developed alone does not make you immune from external threats. Integration will guarantee Africa for our own future survival and security. Where possible, economic integration must take place alongside political integration,” President Museveni has said.

President Museveni in Conakry on a two-day state visit

30th June 2018
President Yoweri Museveni is in the Guinean Capital Conakry for a two-day state visit at the invitation of President Alpha Conde. On arrival at the Conakry International Airport, H.E Alpha Conde received the President to a 21-gun salute and a guard of honour mounted by officers and men of the Guinea armed forces. The President later held a tete-a-tete with his host at the Sheraton Conakry Hotel before each leader led their various delegations...

President lauds EAC for development projects

27th June 2018
President Yoweri MUseveni has commended the East African Community for projects under the Northern Corridor Integration Projects that is spurring regional development. Speaking at the 14th Northern Corridor Integration Projects Summit at Safari Park Hotel in Nairobi Kenya today (Tuesday), Mr Museveni said: "I am happy because for the last 50 years I have been working on these projects with elders like Mzee Kenyatta, Nyerere, Obote."
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President woos Chinese investors

22nd June 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has said that the potential for cooperation between China and Uganda is so vast with many investment opportunities in agro-processing, mining and industrialization sectors. The President made the remarks in a meeting with the visiting Chinese Hunan Province Governor Xu Dazhe and his delegation that called on him last evening at State House, Entebbe.

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