Latest News Highlights


Thursday, 8th December 2016
The Ugandan Diaspora Business Breakfast is an annual Business Breakfast hosted at Kampala Serena Hotel's Katonga hall and moderated by Dr. Maggie Kigozi.


Wednesday, 30th November 2016
The government of the State of Qatar has pledged 40,000 jobs in all sectors to Ugandans in 2017, in a development that would overwhelmingly raise the population of Ugandans working in Qatar from the current 3000.


Tuesday, 29th November 2016
The Kingdom of Bahrain and government of Uganda have negotiated a deal to return the kingdom's flag-carrier, Gulf Air to promote trade and investment between the two countries.


Sunday, 27th November 2016
During 17th ordinary Summit of the East African Community Heads of State Summit in Arusha on 2nd March 2016,

E-Immigration System

Saturday, 16th July 2016
The Directorate of Citizenship and Immigration Control has completed the development of an electronic application and processing system for Visas, Entry Work Permits and Passes and it up and running.

Uganda named in top 16 tour destinations in the world

Wednesday, 23rd December 2015
CNN has named Uganda one of the top 16 emerging travel destinations in the world for the year 2016.

His Excellency President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni on a two day State visit to the Kingdom Saudi Arabia

Thursday, 17th December 2015
His Excellency President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni had a two day State \r\nvisit to the Kingdom Saudi Arabian  at the invitation of the Custodian \r\nof the Two Holy Mosques, His Majesty King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud \r\nfrom December 12-13, 2015.

Dialogue on Diaspora Resource Mobilisation

Thursday, 17th December 2015
Ugandans living in the various parts of the world convened in Kampala \r\nfor a Dialogue on Diaspora Resource Mobilization and Utilization.

The 12th NCIP Summit. Uganda's Progress .

Tuesday, 1st December 2015
The NCIP takes place after every two months to fast track projects aimed at the East Africa Integration.

President of Uganda Addresses General Assembly

Wednesday, 30th September 2015
His Excellency Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, President of the Republic of Uganda, addresses the debate to the United Nations seventieth session of the General Assembly in New York. The President of Uganda, said that 70 years after the founding of the United\r\n Nations, inequalities among States persisted in defiance of the \r\nunderlying messages of brotherhood and solidarity every religion \r\npreached. 

Former UNGA President Proud of Historic Year and Achievements

Monday, 28th September 2015
Former United Nations General Assembly president, Sam Kutesa, says hes \r\nproud of his work at the UN, in particular efforts to reform the \r\nSecurity Council and work done towards the adoption of sustainable \r\ndevelopment goals (SDG), which replace the millennium development goals \r\nthat expired this year.

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,\r\n

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.