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President Museveni has congratulated the people of Sudan upon conclusion of a historic national dialogue that places the country on a new political path.

President Museveni, Ethiopian PM Desalegn meet in Kigali

The talks, held at the sidelines of the 27th Africa Union Summit in Rwanda, were largely closed but come at the heels of calls by the United Nations and the International Community for a stronger message from IGAD and the AU to intervene and stop the escalating violence in South Sudan.

Trade Mark East Africa Supports Coordination Office of the Northern Corridor Integration Projects, Ministry Of Foreign Affairs

On 23rd May, 2016, Trade Mark East Africa (TMEA) handed over office equipment to facilitate the Coordination Office of the Northern Corridor Integration Projects at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Headquarters.

President Museveni flags off ICT team to China

President Museveni flagged off Ugandan ICT specialists for a two-week ICT course in China at State House, Entebbe, yesterday. At least 10 Ugandans will each year be taken to China for training in information, communication, and technology (ICT) skills.

Amb. James Mugume hands over Diplomatic Service to Amb. Patrick Mugoya.

Today, November 25th 2016, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs witnessed the hand-over ceremony of the office of the Permanent Secretary and Head of the Diplomatic Service.

Uganda Comedy night

Guests were treated to an evening of laughter by Ugandan comedians Daniel Omara and Cotilda Inapo who ably represented Uganda's thriving comedy industry. 

Richard Kabonero

H.E Richard Tumusiime Kabonero: High Commissioner of the Republic of Uganda to Rwanda.

Ambassador Kabonero a career diplomat joined the Diplomatic service of Uganda in 1989 and served in various Departments including Africa Department, protocol and Americas at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Kampala

He became the High Commissioner of Uganda to Rwanda in 2006, where he was also accredited to Burundi for 5 years. Prior to his assignment in Kigali he served at the Uganda Embassy in Washington from 1994-2005 as well as the Uganda High Commission  in Nairobi Kenya from 1990-1994.

He has held various posts including special envoy to tripartite plus, International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR) and election observer in various missions around the world.

He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Makerere University Uganda and MA in International relations from the University of Nairobi.

He is married with four children. 

He is an avid runner and has completed 6 marathons including 3 marine corps marathons and the JFK 50 miler.


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