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PUBLIC NOTICE 17: REPATRIATION OF STRANDED UGANDANS IN THE SULTANATE OF OMAN

Riyadh, 19th September 2020: The Uganda Embassy in Riyadh in coordination with the Association of the Ugandan Community in Oman (AUCO) has arranged the third special repatriation exercise for registered stranded Ugandan nationals in the Sultanate of Oman, tentatively departing on Saturday, 26th September 2020.

PUBLIC NOTICE 19: REPATRIATION OF STRANDED UGANDANS IN SAUDI ARABIA

Riyadh, 19th September 2020: The Uganda Embassy in Riyadh in coordinationwith the Honorary Consul of the Republic of Uganda in Jeddah has arranged anotherspecial repatriation flight for registered stranded Ugandan nationals inthe Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, tentatively departing on Monday, 28th September 2020 from King Khalid InternationalAirport in Riyadh.

PUBLIC NOTICE 18: REPATRIATION OF UGANDANS IN THE HASHEMITE KINGDOM OF JORDAN

Riyadh, 19th September 2020: The Uganda Embassy in Riyadh is arranginganother Special repatriationflight for registered stranded Ugandan nationals in the Hashemite Kingdom ofJordan, departing on Friday, 25th September 2020.

PUBLIC NOTICE 16: REPATRIATION OF STRANDED UGANDANS IN THE HASHEMITE KINGDOM OF JORDAN

Riyadh, 11th September 2020: The Uganda Embassy in Riyadh is arranging the fourth Special repatriationflight for registered stranded Ugandan nationals in the Hashemite Kingdom ofJordan, departing on Friday, 18th September 2020.

PUBLIC NOTICE 15: REPATRIATION OF STRANDED UGANDANS IN THE HASHEMITE KINGDOM OF JORDAN

Riyadh, 7th September 2020: The Uganda Embassy in Riyadh is arranging another Special repatriation flight for registered stranded Ugandan nationals in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, departing on Wednesday, 16th September 2020.

REPATRIATION OF UGANDANS FROM THE KINGDOM OF SAUDI ARABIA

The Embassy of the Republic of Uganda in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia flags off the first group of 175  Ugandans being repatriated out of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia aboard Fly Dubai Airlines at 10:45hrs. These Ugandans were stranded in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia due to the travel restrictions imposed following the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic.

PUBLIC NOTICE: STANDARD PROCEDURES FOR THE RETURN OF UGANDANS STRANDED ABROAD

Riyadh,17th June 2020: The Embassy of the Republic of Uganda in Riyadh would like to extend its sincere appreciation to the general public for the patience exhibited during these unprecedented times following the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic which necessitated a restriction in travel in and out of Uganda.


Following the decision by Government of Uganda to the return of the stranded Ugandans abroad,this Embassy embarked on a registration exercise of her nationals in Saudi Arabia, Oman, Kuwait, Bahrain, Jordan and Yemen from 17th April 2020.


The Embassy would like to inform the general public that according to guidelines issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uganda, the stranded Ugandans will meet the cost of travel and adhere to mandatory quarantine at a private center or accept to use a public facility on arrival.


The Embassy wishes to draw the attention of the public to the attached standard operation procedures for the return of Ugandans who are stranded abroad on account of closure of Entebbe International airport and the borders following the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic.


The Embassy will soon advise on the Airline to be used so that all bookings can be handled directly with the specified airline. You are highly encouraged to take a COVID-19 PCR test which will be a requirement when making the booking. We shall continue to provide the necessary guidance from time to time.

KING OF TOORO MEETS ASSISTANT MINISTER OF ECONOMY AND PLANNING OF THE KINGDOM OF SAUDI ARABIA

His Majesty King Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru Rukidi IV, King of Tooro Kingdom and his delegation met His Excellency Khalid Alshonaifi, the Assistant Minister of Economy and Planning of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on Thursday, 2nd January 2020 at the Ministry of Economy and Planning headquarters with whom he shared the expectations for the World Monarchs Summit to be held in Kampala Uganda in September 2020.

HON JANAT MUKWAYA IN SAUDI ARABIA TO ATTEND THE FOURTH SESSION OF THE ISLAMIC CONFERENCE OF LABOUR MINISTERS

The Minister of Gender, Labour and Social Development Hon Janat Balunzi Mukwaya met the Minister of Labour and Social Affairs of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Dr Ali bin Nasser Al-Ghafees at the sidelines of the Fourth Session of the Islamic Conference of Labour Ministers, ICLM, held on February 22, February 2018 in the Red Sea Port City of Jeddah.