Latest News Highlights

Rwandan National Police hands over stolen Vehicles and a Motorcycle to the Uganda High Commissioner Kigali

Tuesday, 24th January 2017

This afternoon, the Rwanda National Police handed over two stolen vehicles and 1 motorcycle to the Uganda High Commissioner Kigali. These were said to be stolen from Japan and South Africa and registered in Uganda. 

The High Commissioner commended Rwanda National Police for its continuous cooperation in combating cross boarder crimes which always have market but the most important thing is how law enforcement agencies share information on the continent.


Thursday, 12th January 2017
The Government of Uganda recognizes the importance of creating a favorable socio-economic environment as an avenue for development, and for promoting Uganda as a leading investment and tourism destination.

Saudi Prince Sultan jets in to meet President Museveni; explores multi-billion investment in Agriculture Sector.

Wednesday, 7th December 2016
His Royal Highness, Prince Sultan Bin Mohammed Bin Saud al Kabeer, a member of Saudi's ruling family, the House of Saudi and Chairman, Board of Directors of Almarai Company, has arrived in Uganda on a visit that will involve meeting President  Yoweri Museveni. 

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

Friday, 25th November 2016
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.


Thursday, 24th November 2016


Tuesday, 11th October 2016
President Museveni has congratulated the people of Sudan upon conclusion of a historic national dialogue that places the country on a new political path.

Ugandans in Rwanda celebrate 54th Independence Anniversary

Sunday, 9th October 2016
At 54 years, as a nation we are proud of the achievements we have gained on our road to transform Uganda from a peasantry to a modern industrious society by 2040. We recognize that while the journey is far from over, we must protect and consolidate our independence through dedication and hard work.

Uganda Comedy night

Friday, 7th October 2016
Guests were treated to an evening of laughter by Ugandan comedians Daniel Omara and Cotilda Inapo who ably represented Uganda's thriving comedy industry. 

H.E Richard Kabonero hosting Ugandan graduate students undertaking Masters Degree courses at Carnegie Mellon University.

Monday, 3rd October 2016
H.E Richard Kabonero hosted Ugandan graduate students undertaking Masters Degree courses at Carnegie Mellon University at the Uganda High Commission Kigali. 

Museveni Arrives in Rwanda for Investment Summit

Monday, 5th September 2016
The summit which is organized by the Global African Investment COMESA and the Government of Rwanda is being hosted by the President of Rwanda Paul Kagame and is aimed at promoting investment in a various sectors including: education, ICT, development and the economy.

African Passport Launched at Kigali AU Summit

Sunday, 17th July 2016
The long-awaited Pan-African passport was launched, on Sunday, at the opening ceremony of the 27th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of the African Union.

African leaders urged to back youth fund

Sunday, 17th July 2016
The Pan-African Youth Union has called on African governments to support the establishment of Africa Youth Fund.

President Museveni holds bilateral meeting focused on regional peace and security.

Sunday, 17th July 2016
President Yoweri Museveni held a meeting with the United States Agency for International development [USAID] administrator Gayle Smith and Assistant Secretary of State for African affairs Linda Thomas Green Field at the sidelines of the 27th AU summit, in Kigali, Rwanda.

AU Heads of States at the opening of the 27th Ordinary Session of the African Union (AU) Assembly

Saturday, 16th July 2016
Heads of State and Government across Africa meeting in Kigali have started the 27th Ordinary Session of the African Union (AU) Assembly with a focus on how to make the continent more peaceful, unified, and self-reliant.

Africa Needs Collaborative Efforts to Promote Industrialization

Saturday, 16th July 2016
Trade continues to play a major role in Africa's economic growth performance and it has the potential to promote trade-induced industrialization of the continent provided it is deliberately directed at industrialization.

President Museveni, UN's Ban Ki Moon discuss South Sudan conflict

Saturday, 16th July 2016

President Yoweri Museveni and United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki Moon are pushing for a strong message to the leaders of South Sudan involved in the conflict whom they said, despite receiving unconditional support regionally and internationally, have squandered the good will that was so generously given at the birth of the new nation.

President Museveni arrives in Kigali Rwanda to attend the 27th African Union (AU) summit

Saturday, 16th July 2016
The summit is being held under the theme; '2016: African Year of Human Rights with a particular focus on Rights of Women'.

President Museveni, Ethiopian PM Desalegn meet in Kigali

Saturday, 16th July 2016
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.

Hon Sam Kutesa Hosts His AU Counterparts to a Breakfast

Thursday, 14th July 2016
Hon. Sam Kutesa introduces Eastern Africa's candidate Dr. Speciosa Wandira-Kazibwe to AU Foreign Affairs Ministers attending the breakfast meeting.