Presidential Statements

The visit of His Holiness the Pope to Uganda in 2015

2nd November 2014
Statement by H.E Yoweri Kaguta Museveni On The visit of His Holiness the Pope to Uganda in 2015 1st November, 2014  

The African Dream- op-ed by Excellencies Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, Paul Kagame and Uhuru Kenyatta ahead of the US-Africa Summit

3rd August 2014
The dream that the twenty-first century will be the “African Century” is powerful and intoxicating. It is also becoming reality. As African officials gather in Washington, DC, on August 4-6 for the first US-Africa Leaders Summit, it is worth considering the basis – and the limits – of the continent’s progress. While conflict and poverty remain serious problems in many African regions, our continent is not only more stable than ever before; it...

Joint statement by the Heads of State of Kenya, Uganda, Ethiopia and South Sudan on the Lamu Port Southern Sudan-Ethiopia Transport (LAPSSET) Corridor Project

31st July 2014
Today, we held a Summit of Heads of State and Government at State House, Nairobi to explore joint financing options for the Lamu Port Southern Sudan-Ethiopia Transport (LAPSSET) Corridor Project. I was joined by H.E. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, President of the Republic of Uganda; H.E. Hailemariam Desalegn, Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia; and H.E. Salva Kiir Mayardit, President of the Republic of South Sudan.

President Yoweri Museveni's remarks at South Sudan 3rd Independence Anniversary Celebrations held in Juba

9th July 2014
I came here to congratulate you on the 3rd anniversary of your independence. The people of South Sudan suffered for a long time and for no good reason. We were, therefore, very happy when you finally got your independence 3 years ago. As the Bishop said when he was praying, there may be problems but the fact of your independence is irreversible and I congratulate you.

President Museveni's statement on the recent attacks by some schemers in Kasese and Bundibugyo

7th July 2014
"Nantabulirirwa asaabala gwa bbumba" - A man reaps what he sows.

Statement by H.E. YK Museveni, the Chairperson of the AU peace and security council for the month of June 2014 on the occasion of the commemoration of the 10th Anniversary held in Guinea

25th June 2014
Chairperson of the African Union; Excellencies, Heads of State and Government; Chairperson of the African Union Commission; Distinguished Guests Ladies and Gentlemen;

State of the Nation Address By H.E. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni President of the Republic of Uganda Kampala

5th June 2014
Madam Speaker, In fulfillment of the Constitutional requirement stipulated in article 101 (1) of the Constitution of Uganda, I stand here to deliver the State of the Nation Address, 2014.  This is not a mere constitutional ritual as some people may want to perceive it but accountability on particular Government commitments since the last State of the Nation Address.

Article by H.E. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni President of the Republic of Uganda On Installation of the King of Bundibugyo and Opening of the Busoga Lukiiko

30th May 2014
Ladies and Gentlemen. A human group that must survive has to ensure its security and prosperity.  This is the acid test to which all political, cultural, economic and social systems must be subjected to in order to determine their usefulness to society. 

Article by H.E. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni President of the Republic of Uganda on election rigging in Uganda 1961 – 2014

25th May 2014
As soon as the Universal elective processes were introduced in Uganda, the shallow opportunists immediately hatched two schemes of winning power against the democratic phenomena. One scheme was sectarianism and the other was election rigging. Both result in the negating of the democratic process because they distort the results of the process.

H.E. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni’s speech at The Uganda Investment Forum 2014, London - UK 6th May 2014

6th May 2014
The Minister for Africa in the UK, Hon Mark Simmons, The Chairman of the Commonwealth Business Council, Lord Marland of Odstock, Honourable Ministers and Representatives of the Diplomatic Community in London, Esteemed Members of the Business Community in London and Uganda, Ladies and Gentlemen. Thank you for inviting me to address such a distinguished audience. I have confidence that by the end of this forum, there will be decisions to locate...

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