Latest News Highlights

EGYPTS FATTAH AL-SISI FOR ONE-DAY OFFICIAL VISIT TO UGANDA.

Saturday, 17th December 2016
The President of the Arab Republic of Egypt Abdel Fattah al-Sisi will be in Uganda on a one-day official visit at the invitation of President Yoweri Museveni.

President Museveni congratulates Sudan on the historic national dialogue

Monday, 10th October 2016
President Museveni has congratulated the people of Sudan upon conclusion of a historic national dialogue that places the country on a new political path.

Uganda moves to adopt use of electronic trade system

Friday, 19th September 2014

The cost of doing business across borders is set to go down following a partnership between the Royal Danish Embassy, Uganda and Trademark East Africa (TMEA), aimed at funding an electronic trade clearance computerised system.

7th Northern Corridor Integration Projects Summit

Friday, 29th August 2014

Preparation for the 7th Northern Corridor Integration Projects Summit is underway; Chaired by the Permanent Secretary/ Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA), senior government officials met today, Friday 29th August 2014 at MOFA to assess the status of implementation from different sectors.

Statement to Diplomatic Missions on Ebola preparedness in Uganda

Thursday, 14th August 2014

The current Ebola epidemic ravaging West Africa countries has had enormous effects not only in the affected countries but to the African continent at large.

Statement by Hon. Sam K. Kutesa at the National Consultative Workshop on the Post-2015 Development Agenda

Friday, 8th August 2014

Your Excellency Amina Mohammed, United Nations Secretary-General's Advisor on Post-2015 Development Planning, and our Guest Speaker,

Hon. Tarsis Kabwegyere, Minister for General Duties, Office of the Prime Minister,

Speech To the AU Executive Council by Hon. Sam K. Kutesa, President-Elect Of The 69th United Nations General Assmebly

Tuesday, 1st July 2014

Your Excellency Ahmed Teguedi, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania, and Chairman of the Executive Council,

Uganda's Game Park tourists increase

Thursday, 23rd January 2014

Increase in global coffee prices not yet impressive, experts say

Wednesday, 22nd January 2014

Despite a slight increase in global coffee prices, farmers should not jubilate yet as the current prices are not yet

Ngamba chimp sanctuary ranked best in Africa

Monday, 20th January 2014

Ngamba Chimpanzee Sanctuary Island has been ranked as the best chimpanzee sanctuary in Africa by Jane Goodall, a United Nations ambassador of peace.

EAC partner states start talks on uniform call rates

Tuesday, 14th January 2014

Plans to harmonise communication rates in the East African region have taken shape.

The first technical committee meeting for ICT cluster of Northern Corridor integration projects comprising of Uganda, Kenya, Rwanda, and South Sudan sat in Kampala yesterday and agreed to have both mobile communication, and broadband charges cut and unified.

Investors to get free land - government

Saturday, 11th January 2014

Investors are set to enjoy more favours from government, this time to acquire land at no cost.

The president says the move is meant to ease doing business in Uganda and to attract more investors into the country.

Online gorilla trekking permits start as tour operators concede

Wednesday, 8th January 2014

The misunderstanding between the Association of Uganda Tour Operators (Auto) and Uganda Wildlife Authority could come to an end after tour operators agreed to the terms for the online gorilla trekking permits that became functional on January 1.

UGANDA to experience a total eclipse on 3rd November 2013

Saturday, 19th October 2013

UGANDA to experience a total eclipse on 3rd November best viewed from Masindi and West Nile (incl. Kidepo National Park)

Uganda Rainbow House of Hope Theatre group Tour to Germany, Austria & Slovenia

Tuesday, 5th February 2013

Rainbow House of Hope‘ a Theatre- and Dance Project form Kampala, Uganda which will be touring from 2.5.2013 – 22.7.2013 in Germany, Slovenia and Austria.