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President attends IGAD Summit

14th July 2020
The ultimate solution for the political crisis in South Sudan is free and fair elections, President Museveni has said.    “I congratulate all the parties in South Sudan for signing the Peace Agreement.  The real ultimate medicine for stability is elections,” President Museveni said.    All parties in South Sudan, said President Museveni, should work quickly during this transitional period and organize elections so that...

Museveni bids farewell to outgoing Germany Ambassador

9th July 2020
President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has bid farewell to the outgoing Ambassador of Germany to Uganda H.E Dr. Albrecht Conze who has concluded his three-year tour of duty in Uganda. Ambassador Conze paid a courtesy call on President Museveni at State House Entebbe during which he briefed the President about their Projects in Uganda. He thanked the Government of Uganda for the support rendered to him during his tour of duty and pledged to further...
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President, First Lady mourn late Nkurunziza

23rd June 2020
President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni together with First Lady Hon. Janet Kataha Museveni have paid their respects to the former Burundian leader, the Late President Pierre Nkurunziza at the country’s embassy in Kampala. On arrival at the Embassy of Burundi in Kololo a Kampala suburb, President Museveni and First Lady Janet Kataha Museveni were received by the Burundian Ambassador to Uganda, H.E Epiphanie Kabushemeye-Ntamwana, Uganda’s State Minister...
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Gov`t to enhance production capacity,

26th May 2020
President Yoweri Museveni has said that Shs1trillion of the Shs1.9trillion loan obtained from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) will be injected in the Uganda Development Bank (UDB), to enhance the country’s production capacity. Museveni said Uganda has enough raw materials to feed industries for production of commodities rather than continue relying heavily on imports, which he said were unsettling the economy, especially during crisis,...
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War Game Center commissioned

23rd May 2020
President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has commissioned a wargame centre at the Uganda Senior Command and Staff College in Kimaka, Jinja District. A wargame is a type of strategy game that simulates warfare realistically, as opposed to abstract strategy games such as chess. Wargames may be miniature figurines on a tabletop, board games or video games. The Uganda Senior Command and staff college is a training facility for senior commanders in the...
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East Africa leaders hold meeting

12th May 2020
President Yoweri Museveni has emphasized the need to discuss in detail the testing of truck drivers and suggested that joint medical teams test the drivers from where they start their journeys and at designated stops.
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President urges use of face masks as country ponders ease of lockdown

9th May 2020
President Yoweri Museveni has urged Ugandans to continue wearing masks as the country starts a gradual lifting of the lock down that was imposed due stop the spread on COVID-19 global pandemic.
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President inspects Jinja power dams, directs NEMA on encroachers

19th April 2020
President Museveni has inspected the Nalubaale and Bujagali power plants in the Eastern district of Jinja that were last week choked by the floating islands of water hyacinth and papyrus at the Nile bridge that blocked the turbines resulting to a national power blackout. Last week, the Uganda Electricity Generation Company Limited (UEGCL), Umeme and Uganda Electricity Transmission Company Limited (UETCL) issued a statement saying the power...

President orders arrest of policemen

4th April 2020
The Police have arrested two of their colleagues and a member of a village defence unit who reportedly beat up a pregnant woman they accused of flouting orders against crowding in bars and public spaces.    The arrest followed a directive by President Museveni today after he received reports of the alleged beating and torture of Ms Mercy Nakate.   
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President commissions multi-billion marble factory in Karamoja

27th March 2020
President Yoweri Museveni has hailed the people of Karamoja sub-region for supporting governments program of disarmament that has ushered in the peace now prevailing in the area followed by the industrial revolution that will not only create employment for the people but will also bring about development in the sub-region. “I am very glad that when we advised you to remove the guns you listened and now you see what is happening. Industries are...

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