President Museveni has hailed the people of Kibaale for their unity in spite of the multi tribal backgrounds and called on them to promote income generation for national development. “Am happy that the people of Kibaale are living in harmony today contrary to the past situation where the immigrants were promoting sectarian tendencies,” he said.
President Museveni has said that while he supports the creation of districts, it is more important now to concentrate on developing infrastructure instead of spending the available resources on the creation of new districts.
President Yoweri Museveni has said government will support Mulago hospital to directly procure urgently needed equipment to operationalise the newly installed multibillion Heart Operation theatre unit worth over Shs 10bn (US$ 4.5Million).
President Yoweri Museveni has lashed out at those who claim that there is no political will to fight corruption, saying the problem is accounting officers who fail to detect crime, poor investigations and lack of effective prosecution of culprits. The President urged all those concerned in the fight against corruption to be more hardworking and honest saying the battle against corruption is going to be overcome.
Thousands of people including regional leaders from the East African Community and leading political figures yesterday thronged Itojo, in Ntungamo district to pay their last respects to the late First Deputy Premier Hon. Eriya Kategaya who was finally laid to rest at his ancestral home in Karagwe.
President Yoweri Museveni has called for African unity and hailed the late First Deputy Premier Eriya Kategaya for his role towards the promotion of the East African Federation. The President was speaking as the lead mourner during a thanks giving memorial service at Kololo Independence Grounds in honour of Hon. Kategya who died in a Nairobi Hospital on March 02, 2013.
President Yoweri Museveni has today received His Highness Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, the United Arab Emirates Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research who expressed his sympathies over the loss of Mzee Amos Kaguta and Uganda’s First Deputy Prime Minister Eriya Kategaya. Sheikh Nahayan is Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Group, Union National Bank, and United Bank Limited.
President Yoweri Museveni has cautioned students to be more serious about the subjects and courses they choose to do at school, urging them to target areas in fields such as agriculture, industries/factories, services sector, public service and ICT where they can fit as employees or as entrepreneurs. “When studying, target one of these including modernizing your parent’s agriculture. Don’t just choose courses for the sake of it. There are...
President Yoweri Museveni has called on Ugandans in the diaspora to exploit the prevailing peace and conducive environment to invest back home and participate in developing and building their country. The President said one of the problems of Uganda and Africa in general is lack of vision because people are not able to see how to move forward.
President Yoweri Museveni has learnt with great sadness the death of the First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of East African Affairs. “Am terribly sorry about the death of my long serving colleague,” the President who is on a two day official tour of Busia and Soroti districts in Eastern Uganda said. Details of burial arrangements will be communicated by the Minister of Information