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President Kabore calls for closer cooperation with Uganda

Monday, 23rd April 2018
The President of the Republic of Burkina Faso, H.E. Rock Marc Christian Kabore has called for closer bilateral cooperation between his country and the Republic of Uganda. The President stated this while receiving letters of credence accrediting Amb. Nelson Ocheger as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Uganda to the Republic of Burkina Faso.
In the ceremony which took place at the Presidential Palace in the Burkinabe Capital, Ouagadougou, President Kabore highlighted, among others, human capacity building, trade, and agriculture as areas where the two countries can cooperate for their mutual benefit. He emphasized the importance of a legal framework to facilitate the cooperation.

Intra-African Trade vital to African Development

Friday, 6th April 2018
Uganda's High Commissioner to the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Amb. Nelson Ocheger, has emphasized that for Africa to develop, the African countries must trade with one another. He made this remarks in a meeting with the President of the Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Prince Adetokunbo Kayode, which took place at the latter's office in Abuja recently.

President Ibrahim Keita hails President Yoweri Museveni

Tuesday, 6th March 2018
The President and Commander-In-Chief of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Mali, His Excellency President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, has hailed his Ugandan counterpart, President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, as a true Pan Africanist committed to the development and integration of the African Continent. 

Amb. Nelson Ocheger presents credentials to President Muhammadu Buhari

Friday, 2nd March 2018
Amb. Nelson Ocheger has presented, to the President and Commander-In-Chief of the Armed Forces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, the letter of credence accrediting him as the High Commissioner of the Republic of Uganda to the Federal Republic of Nigeria.

AFRICA IS DREAM DESTINATION FOR INVESTORS - PRESIDENT MUSEVENI

Wednesday, 31st January 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has urged investors to seriously consider setting up shop in Africa, saying the continent presented immense opportunities and offered a great return on investment.

JOINT COMMUNIQUE BETWEEN UGANDA AND EQUATORIAL GUINEA

Friday, 26th January 2018
At the invitation of His Excellency Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, President of the Republic of Uganda, His Excellency Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, President of Equatorial Guinea paid a one day official visit to Uganda on 25th January 2018. 

Uganda and Togo Chambers of Commerce urged to cooperate

Monday, 22nd January 2018
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Togo has been urged to cooperate with the Uganda National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (UNCCI) as a way of improving commercial and economic cooperation 

COMMERCIAL AGRICULTURE KEY TO ECONOMIC TRANSFORMATION

Friday, 24th November 2017
The transformation of the Ugandan economy can be realised largely by encouraging citizens to engage in commercial agriculture. 

Ugandan community hailed for strong ties with Nigeria

Monday, 16th October 2017
Uganda's High Commissioner to Nigeria, Ambassador Nelson Ocheger, has hailed his country's nationals for their professional and quality work in Nigeria.
He was speaking in Abuja on Saturday 14 October at a dinner organised by the Uganda High Commission in conjunction with the Uganda Community Association in Nigeria (UCAN) to mark Uganda's 55th Independence Day Anniversary.

Presentation of His Excellency, Gen (Rtd). Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, to the National Defence College Course 26, held on the 15th, September 2017 in Abuja, Nigeria.

Tuesday, 19th September 2017
The President of the Republic of Uganda, His Excellency Gen (Rtd). Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, in September 15th, 2017, paid a one-day official visit to the Federal Republic of Nigeria. During the visit, he delivered a lecture to the National Defence College of Nigeria.

JOINT COMMUNIQUE BETWEEN THE REPUBLIC OF EQUATORIAL GUINEA AND THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA

Monday, 28th August 2017
At the invitation of His Excellency Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, President of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, His Excellency Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, President of the Republic of Uganda, paid a four-day State Visit to the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, from 25th to 28th August, 2017.  

Uganda's High Commissioner to the Federal Republic of Nigeria arrives in Abuja.

Wednesday, 16th August 2017
Uganda's High Commissioner to the Federal Republic of Nigeria, also accredited to other ECOWAS Member States and Equatorial Guinea, Ambassador Ocheger Nelson, has arrived at Abuja to take up his post.

DELEGATION FROM THE NIGERIAN DEFENSE FORCE COLLEGE BRIEFED ON UGANDA'S FOREIGN POLICY AND FIGHT AGAINST TERRORISM

Tuesday, 30th May 2017
A delegation of Army Officers from the Nigerian Defense Force College on a visit in Uganda themed, Fight Against Terrorism and Insurgence - Lessons from Uganda, visited the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.  The delegation led by Brigadier General Bolaji Nicod

THE MALABO CONSULTATIVE SUMMIT OF THE AFRICAN UNION COMMITTEE OF TEN (C-10) HEADS OF STATE AND GOVERNMENT

Friday, 19th May 2017
The African Union Committee of Ten Heads of State and Government on UN reforms held its Fourth Consultative Summit on the Reform of the United Nations Security Council, in Malabo, Republic of Equatorial Guinea on 17 May 2017.


JOINT COMMUNIQUE BETWEEN THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA AND THE REPUBLIC OF EQUATORIAL GUINEA

Monday, 1st May 2017
At the invitation of His Excellency Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, President of the Republic of Uganda, His Excellency Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, President of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, paid a two-day State Visit to the Republic of Uganda from 26th to 27th April, 2017.

EIGHT COUNTRIES HONORED FOR EFFORTS TO REDUCE MALARIA

Tuesday, 31st January 2017
Uganda has been described as one of the countless examples of governments leading society and acting decisively in building a better life for current and future generations despite challenges.

UGANDA FRONTS AU COMMISSIONER, ICC JUDGE

Saturday, 28th January 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has arrived in the Ethiopian Capital Addis Ababa for the 28th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union (AU).

Uganda is committed to promoting Intra-Africa Trade

Tuesday, 13th December 2016
The Republic of Uganda is committed to promoting intra-Africa trade as a way of fast-tracking economic transformation in the continent.

UGANDA FRONTS DR. WARREN NAAMARA FOR THE POST OF SOCIAL AFFAIRS COMMISSIONER, AFRICAN UNION\r\n

Monday, 21st November 2016
Uganda has decided to front Dr. Warren Naamara for the post of Commissioner, Social Affairs, for African Union Commission. Dr. Warren Naamara is currently the UNAIDS Country Director for Tanzania. A Ugandan Public Health Physician and Infectious Diseases Epidemiologist with well over 25 years’ experience working on HIV/AIDS prevention in East, Southern, Central and West Africa.

Uganda is a safe tourist destination

Thursday, 3rd November 2016
The peace and security situation prevailing in Uganda makes the country a safe tourist destination. This was stated by Mr. Nelson Ocheger, the Charge’ D’ Affaires of the Uganda High Commission to the Federal Republic of Nigeria during the 12th AKWAABA African Travel Market.