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Intra-African Trade vital to African Development

Monday, 9th July 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.

Benin and Uganda Agree on Dynamic Relations

Monday, 9th July 2018
There is urgent need to make the existing cordial bilateral relations between the Republics of Benin and Uganda more dynamic so as to benefit the people of the two friendly countries. President Patrice Guillaume Athanase Talon, of the Republic of Benin emphasized this while receiving letters of credence accrediting Amb. Nelson Ocheger as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Uganda to Benin, with residence in Abuja, Nigeria. The ceremony took place on July 5, 2018 at the Presidential Palace in Cotonou, Benin.

AFRICA MUST INTEGRATE ECONOMICALLY, POLITICALLY FOR SURVIVAL - MUSEVENI

Tuesday, 3rd July 2018
Africa must renew its view of political integration where possible because this will guarantee strategic security 'for the survival for our future as a free people'.
"Being developed alone does not make you immune from external threats. Integration will guarantee Africa for our own future survival and security. Where possible, economic integration must take place alongside political integration," President Museveni has said.


AFRICA'S HUGE RESOURCES CAN EMPOWER ITS PEOPLE - MUSEVENI

Sunday, 1st July 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has called on African leaders to focus on practical issues including promoting trade and services among their people and where possible, use third parties to develop the continents huge resources and reverse and divert its hemorrhage spending abroad to building infrastructure and industries home.

President Alpha Conde hails good Uganda- Guinea relations

Sunday, 1st July 2018
The President of the Republic of Guinea, Prof. Alpha Conde, has hailed the existing cordial relations that exist between his country and the Republic of Uganda. President Conde made these remarks after receiving letters accrediting Amb. Nelson Ocheger, as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Uganda to the Republic of Guinea with residence in Abuja, Federal Republic of Nigeria. The ceremony took place on 28 June, 2018 at State House in Conakry.

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI ARRIVES IN CONAKRY ON A TWO-DAY STATE VISIT

Sunday, 1st July 2018
President Yoweri Museveni has today arrived in the Guinean Capital Conakry for a two-day state visit at the invitation of President Alpha Conde. On arrival at the Conakry International Airport, H.E Alpha Conde received the President to a 21-gun salute and a guard of honour mounted by officers and men of the Guinea armed forces.

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.

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.