“Government is committed to building oil refinery” – Museveni

22nd July 2019
President Yoweri Museveni has given assurances that the Government is fully committed to building an oil refinery in the country.  “The upstream is on course and the final investment decision. We are working to ensure that the oil industry starts production. Land cannot be a problem. The building of a refinery is a minimum. The target is to engage the oil companies for the pipeline,” he revealed.
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President kicks off SECAM jubilee celebrations

21st July 2019
President Yoweri Museveni has urged Christian and Muslim leaders on the African continent to engage their flocks by sensitising them about the law of economic productivity. “Unlike countries in the western world, Africa has lagged behind because it has lived a situation of under-production and under-consumption. This is is a problem to both the church and government, for instance citizens do not contribute enough to the church”, he said.
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President Museveni meets Magufuli on 'pilgrimage' to Tanzania

14th July 2019
"While Christians go to Rome, Muslims to Mecca, I come to Tanzania as my pilgrimage. I am happy to be here. I have a lot of historical attachments to this place. It is like a home to me."  These were the words of President Museveni, spoken in Swahili, as he addressed residents of Chato District, Geita Region of North-western Tanzania on Saturday, where he had gone to pay a courtesy call on his host, President John Pombe Magufuli. 
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President in Angola for regional summit

13th July 2019
Presidents Yoweri Museveni and Paul Kagame of Rwanda have agreed to continue dialoguing in a bid to find a lasting solution to whatever differences exist between their countries. The two presidents were part of a quadripartite summit held in Luanda, Angola, attended by host President, Joao Manuel Lourenco and DR Congo leader Felix Tshisekedi. In a brief opening address before the leaders went into a closed-door session, President Lourenco said...
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President Museveni receives H.E. Abdel fattah of Sudan

5th July 2019
President Yoweri Museveni has expressed his gratitude to learn that the situation in Sudan is now normalising following the agreement reached between the Military Council and other groups in Khartoum. “I had a good briefing from His Excellency. I am very happy now the Military Council has agreed with the groups. I encourage the Sudanese to agree because this type of agitation is very dangerous. It scares away business and it scares away...
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President commissions Bulambuli Resettlement Project

4th July 2019
President Yoweri Museveni has commissioned Bulambuli Resettlement Project in Eastern Uganda’s Bugisu Sub-Region. The resettlement project will see the landslide affected people from the districts of Bududa, Bulambuli, Sironko, Manafwa and Namisindwa settle in new homes The implementation of the Resettlement Plan followed the President’s directive in November 2018 after a second landslide had killed 53 people in Bukalasi Sub-County, Bududa...
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President receives H.E. Julius Maada BIO

2nd July 2019
President Museveni has received H.E. Julius Maada BIO, President of the Republic of Sierra Leone who is on official State visit to Uganda. This visit is expected to further strengthen the warm and cordial relations existing between the two countries. These relations are anchored in the spirit of good will, mutual respect, shared prosperity, and Pan Africanism.
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“Africa and the world must partner on win-win basis” - Museveni

25th June 2019
The development relationship between Africa and the rest of the world must be premised on a win-win model, President Museveni has said. “Africa and China should establish an equitable trade and development model that should emancipate humanity from the primitive tendencies of win-lose situations,” said the President. “We should all work for win-win frameworks.” The President made the call in Beijing, China as he officially opened the...
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Presidents Museveni, Xi Jinping meet as countries sign five pacts

25th June 2019
President Yoweri Museveni has met with his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, where he thanked his host for supporting Uganda and Africa's development. In a meeting at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, President Museveni, who is on a four-day working visit, passed his gratitude to President Jinping for inviting him to China. "I thank you for inviting me to open the Coordinators’ Meeting on the Implementation of the Follow-up Actions of the...

President Museveni leaves for China.

24th June 2019
President Yoweri Museveni has left for a five working visit to China at the invitation of his counterpart President Xi. As a special guest, He will officially open the Coordinators Meeting of the Implementation of the Follow-up Actions of the Beijing FOCAC Summit. China last year hosted all African heads of state to a summit. This meeting, of ministers, tracks progress made since then. President Museveni will address it.  He will attend the...

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