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President commends Kitabi Seminary for producing honest workers

23rd July 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has commended Bushenyi-based Kitabi Seminary for providing him people who he described as honest in their service. The President made the remarks at Hotel Africana in Kampala where, as chief guest, he launched the Kitabi Seminary Old Boys’ Association Cooperative Saving and Credit Society Ltd (KISOBA SACCO) and also led members of the association in raising funds for Kitabi Seminary sanitary project.
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President commissions UPDF Special Forces Command hospital

21st July 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has called on soldiers to embark on the making of bricks as part of the measures to reduce costs of erecting buildings in barracks. The President made the call at Nsamizi Special Forces Command (SFC) barracks in Entebbe Municipality where he commissioned the new Dr. Ronald Bata Hospital. The Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) Construction Brigade erected the Shs. 293 million structure.

President Museveni receives S. Sudan’s Salva Kiir, Rebecca Garang

20th July 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has this afternoon received his South Sudan counterpart, Salva Kiir and his delegation at State House, Entebbe. Mr. Museveni and his guests, who included Mrs. Rebecca Garang, widow of the fallen South Sudanese leader, late John Garang, discussed pertinent political issues affecting South Sudan with a view to re-uniting the South Sudan People’s Liberation Movement  (SPLM) so that Africa’s newest independent country...
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Underdevelopment, lack of democracy are a challenge to environment conservation – Museveni

19th July 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has said continued underdevelopment and lack of democracy are some of the challenges facing wildlife conservation in Africa. The President was speaking at a press briefing held at Entebbe State House Entebbe to launch the Uganda Giant’s Conservation and Tourism Investment Forum.  He said for countries to ensure conservation of the environment, there is need to lessen the pressure on national parks by investing more...
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President roots for commercial agriculture

19th July 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has singled out the practising of subsistence agriculture by the majority of Ugandans as a major factor that has made it difficult for the country to reap enough from its cherished agricultural potential. The President was opening the 25th Annual Source of the Nile National Agricultural Show in Jinja Municipality. The theme of the show is ‘Managing the Challenges of Climate Change for Sustainable Agriculture.’

Low cost of production is crucial for private sector-led growth – President Museveni

14th July 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has stressed the need to lower the cost of production for the private sector led growth to yield positive results. The President made the observations yesterday at State House, Entebbe during a meeting with envoys of the European Union in Uganda who were led by the Head of the European Union delegation in the country, Ambassador Kristian Schmidt. Mr. Museveni and visitors discussed a wide range of issues that included...
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President launches national campaign against ticks'

10th July 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has attributed the rampant loss of livestock in the country to the failure by veterinary officials to sensitize farmers on proper drug use against ticks. He also said that lack of zoning regions for easy management, farmers’ laziness and government laxity over control of animals’ drugs distribution channels to the farmers and violations of livestock rights are the other causes of the loss of livestock.
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PRESIDENT HAILS BUSHENYI FACTORY FOR PROMOTING COFFEE PROCESSING

8th July 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has called on the people of Sheema district in South Western Uganda and Ugandans at large to protect wetlands.

President Museveni meets Palestine President

4th July 2017
President Yoweri Museveni held a bilateral meeting with the Palestine President H.E Mohamoud Abbas at the sidelines of the 29th Ordinary Assembly of the African Union Heads of State and Governments at the AU headquarters in Addis Ababa.

Uganda hailed on refugee policy at AU meeting

4th July 2017
The President of Guinea who is also current AU Chairman H.E. Alpha Conde has called on Africa governments to increase their investments in the African youths in order to develop their confidence and potential, as well as to assure and prepare them for their future leadership roles on the continent.

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