Latest News Highlights

Uganda Will Experience A Total Eclipse November 3rd 2013

Thursday, 26th May 2016

The United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has confirmed that Uganda on 3th November 2013 will experience a total eclipse.

Uganda finally taps into mountain climbing

Thursday, 8th January 2015
The Ministry of tourism in partnership with Uganda Tourism Board and other stakeholders have come up with yet another product aimed at promoting the country¡¯s tourism potential.

German investors look to boost Uganda's agriculture productivity

Thursday, 8th January 2015
In a bid to promote private sector investment in the agricultural sector, the government, through the sector line ministry, is putting in place support mechanisms to foster increases in production and productivity.

Regional leaders sign MOU on Air space bloc

Thursday, 11th December 2014
Earlier in his opening remarks, President Kenyatta called for close collaboration and commitment by member countries in overcoming areas of challenge in the implementation of such projects

Uganda National Population Census 2014 begins

Thursday, 28th August 2014

The long awaited census finally kicked off today morning all around Uganda. At 8:00 a.m, the enumerators had kicked off heading to their respective attached areas.

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The Executive Director of the Uganda Bureau of Statistics Ben Mungyereza says the first batch of the population has already been counted.

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Public Notice: Notice of Relocation

Wednesday, 1st January 2014

The Mission wishes to inform the general public that it has relocated its offices\r\nfrom 

231 Cobourg Street, 

Ottawa, Ontario, 

Canada, K1N 8J2 

to

350 Sparks Street, Suite 1210, 

Ottawa, Ontario, K1R 7S8.

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Government official Press Briefing on the situation in South Sudan

Thursday, 14th November 2013

Government delivers clarifications on Uganda's role in Juba securing the airport to allow for safe evacuation of Ugandan citizens, and others intending to come to Uganda.

Government Statement on the Nairobi, Kenya Terrorist Attack

Sunday, 22nd September 2013

The Government of Uganda strongly condemns the cowardly attacks that took place in Nairobi's Westgate Mall yesterday, by the Alshabab who have claimed responsibility.

Speech by H.E President Museveni during the 27th NRM Anniversary Celebrations

Wednesday, 30th January 2013

Fellow Countrymen and Countrywomen. I greet you and salute you on this 27th Anniversary of the NRM’s Liberation of Kampala on the 26th of January, 1986.

New Year Message 2013 by H.E President Yoweri Museveni

Sunday, 30th December 2012

Fellow countrymen and countrywomen,

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I greet all of you and congratulate you on finishing 2012 and wish you a prosperous 2013. I extend condolences to the families who lost their dear ones in the year that is just ended.

Uganda's Governance Rating Goes Up

Tuesday, 16th October 2012

Uganda and other African countries have made a marked improvement in governance in the last decade, according to this year’s Mo Ibrahim Index of African Governance released on Monday.

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\r\n Among the East African Community countries, Uganda is in second position after Tanzania. Overall, Uganda was ranked 19th out of the 52 African countries.

Press Statement on the extra-ordinary ICGLR Regional Inter-Ministerial Committee Meeting (RIMC)

Tuesday, 10th July 2012

The International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR) is a mechanism in the region comprised of eleven (11) Member States. These include: Angola, Burundi, Central Africa Republic, Republic of Congo, Democratic Republic of Congo, Kenya, Rwanda, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia.