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Use Church platform to transform communities

14th April 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has said that the outstanding challenge in Uganda is that of transforming wananchi from subsistence agriculture to commercial farming. The President made the remarks at his country home in Rwakitura, Kiruhuura District where he received a delegation of members of the Inter-Religious Council of Uganda, led by the Archbishop of Kampala, the Most Rev. Dr. Cyprian Kizito Lwanga.

Uganda to host Global Peace Leadership conference

12th April 2018
President Yoweri Museveni and former Zanzibar President H.E Dr. Abeid Amani Karume have today launched the Global Peace Leadership conference mobile App and website that will enable over 50 million people from all over the world to scan the QR code and access conference topics.

President commends Nigerian Foundation on support to African youths’ skilling

12th April 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has saluted the management of the Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme for supporting the youths in Africa in entrepreneurship empowerment skills in a bid to fight against household poverty. The Tony Elumelu Foundation supports a total of 1000 African youths, over 300 of whom are in Uganda who after undergoing a 12-week training programme in entrepreneurship skills and mentored into networking...
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Uganda signs oil refinery pact

10th April 2018
President Museveni has challenged Western companies to take interest in helping Africa explore its resources potential, saying the continent presented immense business opportunities.  "There is a lot of sleeping in Africa. You find people who should know but instead don't know," said the President. "And also there has been sleeping in the West, they don't care about what potential is in Africa." 
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President urges Ugandans to elect people who are pro-infrastructure development

2nd April 2018
President Yoweri Museveni, who is also the National Chairman of NRM Party, has urged Ugandans who embrace national development to always choose leaders that promote infrastructural development.

President assures Crime Preventers on their status

28th March 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has assured crime preventers in the country that they will maintain their duties as they are now regarded as a Reserve Army of the Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF). “A few weeks ago, I saw in the papers and somebody said that the fate of the crime preventers is to be decided by the new Inspector General of Police. I called the IGP and told him that this will be handled” he said as he received cheers from the...
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Presidents Kagame, Museveni hold bilateral talks

25th March 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has held bilateral discussions with his visiting Rwandan counterpart, President Paul Kagame at State House, Entebbe. The Rwandan leader who is new African Union (AU) Chairman, was in the country on a one-day day working visit to brief President Museveni on the recent AU Summit in Kigali that resulted in the signing of the African Continental Free Trade Area by 44 AU member countries paving the way for the creation of...
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NO ONE SHOULD EVICT YOU, PRESIDENT ASSURES BIBANJA HOLDERS

25th March 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has assured Bibanja holders living on Mailo land that their land tenure is legally protected and no one should evict them.Those chasing them from their land were doing so illegally, said the President, adding that it was in contravention of the law and that they are taking advantage of their ignorance of the existing law. President Museveni made the remarks today at Kisengwe Trading Centre in Kakumiro where he was chief...
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Be Fair and Corruption Free- President Museveni

23rd March 2018
President Museveni has appealed to the newly appointed judges and justices to be fair and avoid corruption in their time of service to the nation. This was during the swearing function of the judges of the court of Judicature that the President presided over at State House, Entebbe. Sworn in as the new Judges of the High court are; Paul Walimbwa, Alex Makayi, Kakooza Sabiti, Tadeo Asimwe, Olive Mukwaya, Jane Francis Abodo, Sekaana Musa, Joyce...
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President flags off Team Uganda for the 21st Commonwealth Games

23rd March 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has stressed that it is vital for sportsmen and women to maintain discipline and cooperation while competing. The President made the call at State House, Entebbe when he flagged off Team Uganda for the 21st Commonwealth Games slated to start on 4th April 2018 in Gold Coast, Australia. The delegation comprises 69 sports competitors and 32 officials. The flagging off ceremony saw the President hand over the national flag...

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