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Construction of Rukungiri-Kanungu road launched

21st December 2018
President Yoweri Museveni presided over the groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of the Kanungu – Kihiihi – Ishasha – Rukungiri road in the Kigezi Sub-Region in South Western Uganda.  The 78.5 kilometre project is expected to be built within 3 years at a total of Shs.207.8 billion.  Addressing a public rally in Kanungu Town shortly after the ceremony, President Museveni said that the NRM Government has pioneered and registered...
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President commissions Kampala Flyover project construction

19th December 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has said that the logistic improvement of the Northern Corridor will greatly contribute to the economic development of Uganda. President Museveni made remarks today at Nakivubo Blue Primary School after a groundbreaking ceremony to commence construction of phase one of the Shs. 224 billion Kampala Fly Over project. 
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President meets US Asst. Secretary for East Africa

18th December 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has held bilateral discussions with the new American Deputy Secretary for East Africa, Ms. Makila James. The meeting place today at State House Entebbe. The President and his guest discussed how Uganda and the United States of America can work together to increase and promote investment and infrastructure development in Uganda. In October this year, American President Donald Trump signed a US$60 billion Better...
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President launches national dialogue process

18th December 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has said that dialogue is important to people with divergent ideas because it gives them a chance to listen to why the different political actors think the way they do and gives an opportunity to convince people to change their minds.  The President made the remarks during the commissioning of the Uganda National Dialogue Process at State House Entebbe. He said that he was happy to take part in the national...
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President warns landlords again on land evictions

17th December 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has strongly warned landlords who take advantage of the illiteracy of bonafide bibanja occupants and continue to illegally evict them from their bibanja saying that their actions are unlawful and will definitely face the long arm of the law. The President was speaking at a function where he handed over 301 land tittles to 301 bibanja holders that government has procured for them from the landlords at a cost of Shs.2.5...
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President attends consecration of Bishop Leonard Serwadda

10th December 2018
President Yoweri Museveni presided over the commissioning  of Bishop Leonard Sserwadda, leader of the of the new South Buganda Diocese Pentecostal Church of Uganda. The ceremony took place at the Liberation Square in Masaka Municipality in Masaka District. The ceremony also saw the President donate a new Pajero car to the new Bishop to enable travel in his Diocese to fulfil his evangelization work.  

Join the fight against graft - Museveni

10th December 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has announced new strategies to be applied to wipe out corruption in the country. One of them is the creation of a Unit in State House that will follow up all reported cases of corruption. The office that will be headed by Lt. Col. Edith Nakalema can be reached on a free toll hotline telephone number 0800202500. The President made the pronouncement  in his address at Kololo Ceremonial Grounds at the commemoration...

Corruption is defeatable - Museveni

5th December 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has assured Ugandans that the problem of corruption is still defeat-able and that the country now has the manpower to handle the issue more firmly. The President was  speaking during the celebrations to mark the 25th anniversary of Transparency International Uganda (TIU) at Imperial Royale Hotel where a national anti- corruption dialogue was held under the theme ‘Citizen’s participation in the fight against...
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Presidents Museveni, Mohamed Farmajo hold talks at Entebbe

24th November 2018
President Yoweri Museveni and his Somali counterpart Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed have  held discussions at State House, Entebbe. The two leaders’ talks centred on areas of cooperation between the Somalia and Uganda particularly in the areas of peace, security, defence, education, trade and investment.
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"Plug gaps in tax collection" - Museveni

23rd November 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has called upon the Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) to fill up the tax gaps so that the country can gain financial independence and stop borrowing money to finance its budget. The President made the remarks at the first Science Model Workshop organized by URA and Africa Tax Administration Forum (ATAF) at Speke Resort Munyonyo, in Kampala.  

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