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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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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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