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President calls on the elite to use their knowledge for the good of society

25th December 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has called on the elite youth to sensitize the public on issues affecting their life and share with them important information that can help wananchi solve challenges they face. “I would like to remind the educated youth that they should help the public to know what they don’t know because they are the ones who are informed. They should share information with the public,” he counselled.

President visits TZ MONUSCO soldiers injured in DRC militants’ attack

24th December 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has  visited 4 Tanzanian MONUSCO soldiers currently admitted in Nakasero Hospital in Kampala, who suffered injuries over 2 weeks ago in an attack by militants in neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). 14 MONUSCO soldiers lost their lives and 50 were wounded in an attack that took place in the North Kivu Region of the DRC on the 8th December 2017.
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Presidency Minister commends State House staff

22nd December 2017
The Minister for the Presidency Hon. Esther Mbayo has highly commended the staff of State House for being dedicated to their work of supporting the President in his noble duties of ensuring the prevalence of peace and tranquillity as well as development in the country. “I am very happy to join you today in this celebrations of the end of the year party. I thank you very much for being committed to your work in supporting the President and the...
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Presidents Museveni, Uhuru discuss regional projects implementation, AMISOM

19th December 2017
President Yoweri Museveni and his host President Uhuru Kenyatta have today held official discussions on a review of progress being made in the EAC Integration projects including the multi-billion dollar Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) Project. Uganda and Kenya are committed to a seamless connectivity of the SGR which will cost Uganda US 12.8bn for the entire 1,724KM SGR network in Uganda from Malaba to Nimule, Vurra and Mpondwe.

President urges cultural leaders to promote unity & co-existence

16th December 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has urged cultural leaders and cultural institutions in the country to always endeavour to promote unity, togetherness and co-existence of all tribes and people of Uganda. He reminded cultural leaders and institutions that all tribes and people of Uganda need each other adding that it was wrong for cultural institutions to promote unnecessary hatred and conflicts among Ugandans all in the name of promoting culture.
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President Museveni Graces National Thanksgiving Celebrations

16th December 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has called upon religious leaders to join him in the struggle of alienating poverty in the different constituences that they serve.  The President was speaking during the Annual National Thanksgiving Service at State House, Entebbe that was held this afternoon under the theme' Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of God' and hosted by the President and the 1st Lady Hon. Janet Museveni.
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President Museveni graces Secondary School Head Teachers’ Retreat

14th December 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has assured head teachers that the salaries of science teachers are to be increased with immediate effect while the remunerations of head teachers and their deputies would be slightly higher than what science teachers will get. He also revealed that in the coming years, salaries of arts teachers would be increased gradually.
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Uganda`s economy will grow sustainably– Museveni

6th December 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has said he is optimistic that the economy of Uganda will grow sustainably as government has now got the facts. The President was speaking at the opening and review of the 5th phase of the Presidential Investors’ Round Table (PIRT) that took place this morning at State House, Entebbe.

Ugandans should have final say on who leads them – Museveni

6th December 2017
The presence of age limits for any elective office goes against Article 1 of the 1995 Constitution, the bedrock of that supreme law, which says “Power belongs to the people”, President Yoweri Museveni has said. Since Ugandans are the custodians of the Constitution and their country, the President said, they should be given the ultimate duty of determining how and who should lead them through regular free and fair elections instead of being...
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Block all causes of disability- Museveni

3rd December 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has called for blocking all the ways and causes of disability adding that the number of People With Disabilities (PWDs) should not grow beyond 4.4 million of the national population. “We need to block all the possibilities of disability to prevent more disabilities like we did to eradicate polio and measles. Even accidents are preventable,” he said.

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