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President begins 3-day State Visit to Mozambique

18th May 2018
President Museveni has arrived in Maputo, the capital of Mozambique, for a three-day state visit on the invitation of his counterpart, Filipe Jacinto Nyusi. On arrival at Maputo International Airport this afternoon, President Museveni was received by the Mozambique Foreign Affairs Minister, Jose Pacheco, the Agriculture Minister, Higini Marrule and a host of other senior government officials.
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President officiates at International Nurses Day.

14th May 2018
“Thank you for not participating in the strikes. Thank you for being patriotic. Nurses are a very crucial link in health care. Your service is vital in health care.” - Museveni

Do not solicit fuel for ambulances from patients - Museveni

8th May 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has warned health workers against soliciting fuel for ambulances from patients and directed that districts and health facilities must include  fuel and maintenance of vehicles in their budgets to ensure dedicated service. “Districts must allot fuel for the ambulance and Health Centres must also budget for fuel. It is not right to ask patients for fuel because it defeats the purpose of my intentions,” he said.
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President addresses Fourth SPLM National Council Meeting

3rd May 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has advised warring factions of the South Sudan People's Liberation Movement (SPLM) to drop violence as a means of conflict resolution, saying it is inappropriate. "When it comes to a political disagreement like we have here (South Sudan), we must have a scientific approach to its resolution," said President Museveni. "Should it be resolved by force or other ways? Force should be reserved for the enemy. A disagreement...
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President meets Busoga, Bugisu, Sebei youths

29th April 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has urged members of the Ugandan legislature to put emphasis on the allocation of more funds to programs that facilitate and propel development of wananchi in the country. He said that the funds are now available and what is required is proper budgeting as well as ensuring that proper utilization of those funds is monitored.

President meets Lango Sub region leaders

27th April 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has appealed to all Ugandans to fight the continued negative vice of land fragmentation. He said the vice is perpetuated through primitive inheritance rites that encourage land sub-division,  rendering it unviable for agriculture. He noted that the continued fragmentation of the land will see the country lose most of her productive agricultural asset and propel the population into irreversible poverty.
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President commissions Presidential demonstration farm in Lango Sub-Region

25th April 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has  commissioned Baralegi Presidential Demonstration Farm, in Baralegi, Okwang Sub-County in Otuke District in Lango Sub-Region. The farm is the third of its kind in the country, after Kawumu Farm in Luweero District and Kityerera in Busoga Sub-Region.  President Museveni said that it is unacceptable for the majority of Ugandans to live in poverty in a country like Uganda with good soils, enough rains and...
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President hosts Uganda`s contingent to the Commonwealth games

22nd April 2018
Officials from the Ministry responsible for sports have been urged by the President to identify the potential of athletes in all regions Uganda as the country is now peaceful, which is conducive a environment for sports to flourish.
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President attends Commonwealth Summit

20th April 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has held various meetings with several leaders at the sidelines of the CHOGM 2018 including UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson with whom he held a productive meeting, the two leaders talked about strengthening the relationship between the United Kingdom and Uganda. The two leaders agreed to cooperate in tackling regional problems together.
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President applauds church efforts in helping wanainchi create wealth

17th April 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has warned some newspapers against publicising false information that can cause confusion in society. He said that the print media should always work for peace instead of making it a business to spread discord. “I want really to warn some of these newspapers that we are here to build our country. As Christians, we work for peace not for discord. They should not make it a business to spread discord,” he stressed.

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