• The policy of the four acre plan is to overcome poverty from all our homesteads in the Country through small scale commercial production.

1st July 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has held a meeting with the African Union High Representative for South Sudan Mr. Alpha Oumar Konare, who is also former President of the West African nation of Mali.

Mr. Oumar Konare who called on President Museveni at State House, Entebbe today, discussed a number of issues with his host centring on the security situation in South Sudan in particular and the African continent in general. 

Mr. Oumar Konare and his delegation commended President... Read More

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28th June 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has commended Makerere University for spreading education to the grassroots.

The President was speaking during the awarding ceremony of AFRISA Makerere University certificates that took place... Read More

22nd June 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has said that government will in the next financial year (2015/2016), allocate more funds towards the promotion of agriculture through the wealth creation campaign. He said this would ensure that enough... Read More

20th June 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has said that he will support Kampala-based City High School by providing housing to the teachers in that institution.

The President pronounced the commitment during celebrations marking the Golden... Read More

19th June 2015

President Yoweri Musveni has commended the people of Greater Masaka for their commitment to hard work to ensure development.

Addressing a public rally yesterday at Lambu Landing Site shortly after conducting a ground-... Read More

18th June 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has called on Ugandans, especially the youth, to use the ICT infrastructure development that is already in place, in order to create wealth saying that people should use technology especially telephones to... Read More

15th June 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has received and held a joint meeting with President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe and President Jakaya Kikwete of Tanzania.

The meeting took place yesterday on the sidelines of the 25th... Read More

11th June 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has told a delegation of religious leaders from Masaka district that although development is good for the country as a whole, wealth creation is more vital because it impacts individuals at the household... Read More

6th June 2015

President Yoweri Museveni, who is also the Chairperson of the 10th Summit of the Northern Corridor Integration Projects, has said an Authority of the body is to be established to help in the coordination, supervision as... Read More

6th June 2015

President Yoweri Museveni, who is also the Chairperson of the 10th Summit of the Northern Corridor Integration Projects, has said an Authority of the body is to be established to help in the coordination, supervision as... Read More

5th June 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has this evening received his Kenyan counterpart, President Uhuru Kenyatta, at State House, Entebbe.

The 2 leaders later held a meeting centring on the proposed oil pipeline that would straddle... Read More

3rd June 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has commended pilgrims for attending the Martyrs day celebrations in large numbers.

He was addressing the congregation this afternoon at the Namugongo Church of Uganda shrine where he was the chief... Read More

3rd June 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has expressed his gratitude to note that unity and peace that eluded Uganda during the time of the past regimes, is now in place in the country and pilgrims from all corners of Uganda and beyond are able... Read More

1st June 2015

East African Heads of State under their umbrella body the EAC have called for the postponement of the elections in Burundi for a period not less than one and a half months and appealed to institutions in Burundi including... Read More

29th May 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has commended the people of Omoro County in particular and Acholi Sub-Region in general, for embarking on massive production of coffee, a cash crop whose growing was, in the colonial days, a preserve of... Read More

24th May 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has said that Patriotism, Nationalism, Pan-Africanism and Modernization are the key factors that will help in maintaining peace and stability in Uganda.

The President was yesterday giving the... Read More

23rd May 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has held a meeting with the officials of China International Water and Electricity Corporation, China`s Sino Hydro Group Ltd and China Harbor Engineering Corporation at State House  Nakasero.

The... Read More

23rd May 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has expressed his concern over the reported cases of insecurity at Makerere University, reportedly caused by failure to erect a perimeter fence. He assured the Makerere University Community that the... Read More

21st May 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has called for sensitization of the masses on                           cancer and other infections that trigger cancer so that people are able to know early enough, especially the avoidable ones. The... Read More

20th May 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has strongly urged medical personnel in the country in general and in Bwizibwera in Kashaari County, Mbarara district in particular, to sensitize expectant mothers to attend ante- natal clinics and deliver... Read More

17th May 2015

 

 

President Yoweri Museveni has reiterated his call to all church leaders in the country to intensify the sensitization to the masses on the fight against poverty and its eradication from homesteads... Read More

15th May 2015

President  Yoweri Museveni has commissioned the newly constructed Arua Referral Hospital and advised the population and health workers that for Uganda to have a healthy and productive population as well as reduction on the health... Read More

11th May 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has urged the church and other religious institutions in the country to use their proximity to the population and partner-up with government in sensitizing the population on how to overcome household... Read More

5th May 2015

The United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki Moon has appealed to President Yoweri Museveni to help avert the deteriorating situation in Burundi and restore peace. He also urged him to try and bring the two warring factions in the... Read More

4th May 2015

President Yoweri Museveni is due to deliver a key-note address to the United Nations High Level thematic debate on Strengthening Cooperation between the United Nations and Regional and Sub-Regional Organisations in the maintenance... Read More

1st May 2015

East African Heads of State under their umbrella body the EAC have called for the postponement of the elections in Burundi for a period not less than one and a half months and appealed to institutions in Burundi including... Read More

1st May 2015

East African Heads of State under their umbrella body the EAC have called for the postponement of the elections in Burundi for a period not less than one and a half months and appealed to institutions in Burundi including... Read More

26th April 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has met and hosted European Union Heads of Mission in Uganda for an 'Article 8' Political Dialogue between Uganda and European Union. The meeting took place at the President's country home in Rwakitura,... Read More

25th April 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has commended the Business Community of Greater Masaka for spear heading prosperity in their area observing that Masaka rural areas are going to be transformed into a commercialized zone while industries... Read More

22nd April 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has urged Ugandans to learn from the Koreans about hard work, discipline and frugality saying these are some of the qualities that have pushed Korea to be the 10th richest country in the world... Read More

19th April 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has said that it was an act of short-sightedness for any person to emphasize the existing diversities within societies, whether religious or otherwise, instead of promoting the much available commonalities... Read More

19th April 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has said that it was an act of short-sightedness for any person to emphasize the existing diversities within societies, whether religious or otherwise, instead of promoting the much available commonalities... Read More

18th April 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has expressed his gratitude over the retreat organized for district officials at the National Leadership Institute (NALI) to discuss effective service delivery to the people.

“It is a rare... Read More

6th April 2015

Addressing the congregation shortly after prayers marking the resurrection of Jesus Christ, the President, who attended with his wife who is Karamoja Affairs Minister, Janet Museveni, advised the people of the area to desist from... Read More

6th April 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has commended the Chinese companies that have invested in Uganda in the sectors of defence, power generation, oil and gas, steel and agro-processing and thanked the Chinese government for providing loans... Read More

6th April 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has urged Chinese investors and prospective investors to collaborate with Uganda and support big development projects, pointing out however that they are looking more towards Public Private Partnerships... Read More

31st March 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has said there is tremendous potential for cooperation between China and Africa which is very beneficial and will help bring stability to the world.

"There is tremendous potential for cooperation... Read More

31st March 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has said there is tremendous potential for cooperation between China and Africa which is very beneficial and will help bring stability to the world.

"There is tremendous potential for cooperation... Read More

31st March 2015

China and Uganda today signed multi-billion dollar cooperation deals including an agreement on the upgrade and expansion of Entebbe International airport, the E-Government ICT National Transmission Backbone project phase 3,... Read More

30th March 2015

President Yoweri Museveni, who is currently on a five day visit to China, has travelled on a speed train from Tianjin to Beijing. The President had landed at the Tianjin Airport from attending the BOAO Forum Asia Annual Conference... Read More

27th March 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has today arrived in the Chinese City Island of Hainan in Sanya for the BOAO Forum for the Asia Annual Conference.

The President who is accompanied by the First Lady and Minister for Karamoja... Read More

24th March 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has called on political leaders in the country to diagnose people’s challenges in order to ensure their prosperity.

“When the NRM came to power, it diagnosed the insecurity problems in the country... Read More

22nd March 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has said that the Lamogi rebellion in Acholi against the British colonial administration was justified.

“The Lamogi rebellion was justified because the British did not have business here. It was not... Read More

20th March 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has urged the judiciary to be sensitive to serious crimes which can destabilise society singling out murder, rape, defilement, terrorism and treason.

“My main message is on the issue of being... Read More

19th March 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has commended the people of Kalungu district for protecting the environment. He said the people of the area have purposefully evaded acts related to swamp and water springs degradation by abstaining from... Read More

17th March 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has commended the leaders of Bugiri district in Busoga Sub-Region for their unity and for agreeing to support one NRM candidate, Hajji SirajLyazala, during the by elections of the LC 5 Chairman due on... Read More

16th March 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has said that Government service delivery was lagging behind in most crucial sectors because of failure by Government Departments to stick to the set national plans and priorities.

Speaking at the... Read More

16th March 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has thanked the proprietors of The New Forests Company for donating Bilton Forest High School to Government. The school is situated in Bulidha Sub-County in Bugiri district, Busoga Sub-Region.

The... Read More

15th March 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has commended the people of Kibaale district in Bunyoro Sub-Region, for living peacefully.

The President was speaking shortly after a Thanksgiving Mass for Hon. Matia Kasaija, the newly appointed... Read More

10th March 2015

President Museveni has called on the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) to increase investments in member states  especially in the areas of infrastructure development saying this would boost economic development especially... Read More

8th March 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has called on men to cooperate with women towards efforts that are aimed at creating household income. He made the call today at Kabale Golf Course during the International Women’s Day celebrations. The... Read More

4th March 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has received and held a meeting with President Pierre Nkurunziza of Burundi who paid a one-day working visit to Uganda.

During their talks that took place this afternoon at State House, Entebbe, the... Read More

3rd March 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has this afternoon received a delegation of International Coordination/Troika on South Sudan, led by Mr. Matt Cannell that called on him at his country home in Rwakitura, Kiruhuura district.

Other... Read More

1st March 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has performed yet another important mile stone in the development of infrastructure in Uganda with the ground breaking ceremony for the construction of Mbarara bypass route in Kakiika Sub-County in Mbarara... Read More

1st March 2015

In Exercise of Powers conferred on the President of Uganda by Articles 99, 108(A) (1), 108 (2), 113(1), 114 (1) of the 1995 Constitution of the Republic of Uganda, I have appointed and re-appointed the Vice President, Prime... Read More

1st March 2015

In Exercise of Powers conferred on the President of Uganda by Articles 99, 108(A) (1), 108 (2), 113(1), 114 (1) of the 1995 Constitution of the Republic of Uganda, I have appointed and re-appointed the Vice President, Prime... Read More

27th February 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has today performed the ground breaking ceremony for the construction of Kamwenge to Fort-Portal Road with a call to the people of the area to stop the bad practice of land fragmentation.

“You... Read More

25th February 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has commended the proprietors of Tirupati (U) Limited for their business acumen.

The President was speaking today at the commissioning ceremony of the Tirupati SME Industrial Park that has been... Read More

23rd February 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has said that the task of the Judiciary is to ensure that life is protected.

“The Judiciary has the duty to protect property and freedom within the law. It must also protect stability, morality and... Read More

23rd February 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has said infrastructure development is a real need for countries such as Uganda because it will lower the cost of doing business in the economy.

‘When the NRM took over government, I told you what... Read More

21st February 2015

President Yoweri  Museveni has  said  the government of  Uganda is  going  to spend Shs.523 billion in the construction of the major  roads  in Northern Uganda adding that the funds for the  project are  not  borrowed but generated... Read More

18th February 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has today received and met a delegation of government and private sector officials from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) at State House, Entebbe.

The delegation, which has been on a 3-day visit, was... Read More

15th February 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has witnessed the swearing-in of the new executives of the Uganda National Students’ Association (UNSA) with a call to all youth in Uganda to prioritize the 4 elements in their lives that include the fear... Read More

15th February 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has commended the Comboni Missionaries for introducing the Christian faith in Uganda and developing it for the last 100 years, noting that they brought a new angle of how to carry out Gods work. He said... Read More

10th February 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has today received and met the Chinese Deputy Prime Minster, Mr. Yang Jiechi at State House, Entebbe.

The visiting Chinese Deputy Premier was accompanied, among others, by the Minister of Commerce,... Read More

9th February 2015

The Vice-President of the Republic of the Sudan, Mr. Hasabo Mohammed Abdalla, has praised the NRM Caucus members for holding an annual retreat where they exchange ideas that are beneficial to society.

“This is a good... Read More

8th February 2015

President Yoweri Museveni, who is also the Chairman of the National Resistance Movement (NRM), has this afternoon opened the annual retreat of the NRM Caucus members at the National Leadership Institute (NALI), Kyankwanzi, with a... Read More

5th February 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has said that it is a policy of the NRM Government to ensure that soldiers who are injured during the struggle in defence of the country do not feel abandoned. They must be aided to leave productive lives... Read More

4th February 2015

The President and Commander-in-Chief of the Uganda Armed Forces, General Yoweri Museveni, has strongly pledged to address the housing challenge in the Army by constructing in phases, housing units in all barracks in the country.... Read More

3rd February 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has encouraged District Agricultural Officers and other leaders throughout the country to use Radios in their areas to sensitize wananchi on wealth creation that must be done through modern commercial... Read More

2nd February 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has strongly reiterated his call to the people of Kibuku district in particular and Uganda in general to stop land fragmentation that has reached a worrying level in Kibuku alone where an average family... Read More

30th January 2015

The President of the 69th Session of the United Nations General Assembly, Mr. Sam Kuteesa, has called for a reform of the UN Security Council citing the present process and membership as undemocratic.

“This reform... Read More

29th January 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has arrived in the Ethiopian Capital of Addis Ababa for the 24th African Union (AU) Summit as well as for the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) Summit.

The President was... Read More

28th January 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has highly commended the Galaxy Group of investors from Turkey for supporting education and health sectors in Uganda.

The President made the remarks yesterday while addressing the management and... Read More

28th January 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has said that the government of Uganda plans to buy some of the swamps in the country that are occupied by people as an effort to help recover the natural environment.

 “I want to recover the swamps... Read More

26th January 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has assured the people of Teso Sub-Region that they will be compensated for their lost cattle as soon as the Attorney General’s Office completes the verification exercise.

“The compensation delayed... Read More

26th January 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has assured the people of Teso Sub-Region that they will be compensated for their lost cattle as soon as the Attorney General’s Office completes the verification exercise.

“The compensation delayed... Read More

23rd January 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has said that the task of the Judiciary is to ensure that life is protected.

“The Judiciary has the duty to protect property and freedom within the law. It must also protect stability, morality and... Read More

22nd January 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has advised the people of Kasese district in Western Uganda, to use proper methods of cultivating on the hills to prevent soil erosion.

“The other problem is government officials who have not... Read More

16th January 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has commissioned the Kabale – Kisoro electricity supply line at a ceremony that took place yesterday at Hamurwa Trading Centre, in Rubanda East Constituency, Kabale District.

The electricity project... Read More

14th January 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has cautioned people who are planning to cause insecurity and confusion.

The President was addressing a public rally today in Muhanga Town Council at Muhanga Progressive Secondary School at the... Read More

11th January 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has received and held a meeting with Omukama Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru Tooro Kingdom and his delegation that included among others the Omukama’s mother Best Kemigisa several Kingdom Mministers and other... Read More

10th January 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has received and held a meeting with Catholic leaders from the Production and Development Departments of the Archdiocese of Kampala, led by the Kampala Archbishop His Grace Cyprian Kizito Lwanga.

... Read More

7th January 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has held a meeting with visiting Special Representative of the UN Secretary General, Ms. Ellen Margrethe Loej, who called on him at State House, Entebbe this afternoon.

Ms. Loej, has been the Head... Read More

3rd January 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has today met Gen. David Tinyefuza at State House in Entebbe and emphasized that Tinyefuza’s return was handled by himself without involving anybody else.

The President said he had initially not... Read More

1st January 2015

President Yoweri Museveni has condemned in the strongest terms the recent mysterious murders of Muslim clerics in the country. He has, therefore, directed the Inspector General of Police to ensure that all perpetrators of those... Read More

28th December 2014

President Yoweri Museveni has returned home from a 3-day State visit to the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia.

The President, who was accompanied by the 1st Lady, Mrs. Janet Museveni, was received on arrival... Read More

27th December 2014

President Yoweri Museveni has said that tourism should be promoted in the region. Speaking during... Read More

23rd December 2014

President Yoweri Museveni has called on the youth to stand up and fight unemployment by isolating people who fight industrialization in Uganda.

“I have brought the youth because I want them to know who is killing their jobs... Read More

22nd December 2014

President Yoweri Museveni met and held discussions with the King Oyo’s Global Business Unit officials led by Mr. Jag  Amooti  Alie,    a member of the  royal family who called on him at  State  House   Entebbe, last evening.

... Read More
22nd December 2014

President Yoweri Museveni has challenged all categories of leaders and people of Masindi district, Bunyoro Sub-Region in Western Uganda to work hard and eradicate poverty from their homesteads.

 “Stop using scapegoats for... Read More

21st December 2014

President Yoweri Museveni has urged the youth in Uganda to desist from indulging in bad habits such as smoking, drinking of alcohol and prostitution among others. He said that the youth should protect themselves in order to grow up... Read More

18th December 2014

President Yoweri Museveni has said that the National Resistance Movement (NRM) introduced mass education in order to ensure a big impact on human resource development.

The President made the remarks yesterday at the Miracle... Read More

15th December 2014

President Yoweri Museveni, who is also the Chairman of the National Resistance Movement (NRM), has today opened the 2nd meeting of the 2nd Conference of NRM at Mandela National Stadium, Namboole, with a call to members of the NRM... Read More

13th December 2014

President Yoweri Museveni yesterday launched the use of the Uganda National Identity Card as travel document in member countries of the East African region instead of using passports as has hitherto been the case.

The... Read More

10th December 2014

President Yoweri Museveni who is on an official 4-day working visit to the United Arab Emirates has extended an invitation to the Chairman of Dubai Port World (DPW) Mr. Sultan Ahamed bin Sulayem, who is also the Chairman of Ports,... Read More

7th December 2014

President Yoweri Museveni has said that the best relationship between Africa and the Western World is in trade and investments.

“Africa is highly underdeveloped. When we export to the West, it is a stimulus to our economies... Read More

2nd December 2014

President Yoweri Museveni has said government will fund AIDS treatment for its people with or without foreign aid even if it means diverting money meant for the roads to the cause.

“We shall fund our AIDS treatment with or... Read More

30th November 2014

President Yoweri Museveni has said that the principle stand of NRM is nationalism and patriotism.

“The practice of nationalism means no sectarianism, chauvinism and marginalization of any group of people. If you are talking... Read More

27th November 2014

President Yoweri Museveni met and held discussions with the SPLA in opposition team led by Gen. Alfred Lado Gore over peace efforts in South Sudan.

The meeting that was arranged by the Uganda Peace Support team set up to... Read More

22nd November 2014

President Yoweri Museveni has commended members of the Seventh Day Adventist (SDA) Church for being honest. “The few people I have worked with from the SDA Church are honest. The SDAs are committed Christians,” he said.

He... Read More

18th November 2014

President Yoweri Museveni has said that the NRM Government is committed totally to the supervision of the poverty eradication drive in the country.

The President made the remarks yesterday at the Jinja district headquarters... Read More

16th November 2014

President Yoweri Museveni has called on the warring factions in the South Sudan Conflict to reconcile and unite saying the people of South Sudan were suffering and the neighboring countries have been let down by these conflicts.... Read More

14th November 2014

President Yoweri Museveni has strongly encouraged tourists globally to visit the African continent in general and Uganda in particular as the country enjoys the best climate in the world.

The President was today opening the... Read More

10th November 2014

President Yoweri Museveni has concluded his two day working visit to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia where he joined other IGAD Heads of State and Government at the 27th Extra-Ordinary Summit devoted to the security situation in South Sudan... Read More

4th March 2014

President Yoweri Museveni has received and held a meeting with President Pierre Nkurunziza of Burundi who paid a one-day working visit to Uganda.

During their talks that took place this afternoon at State House, Entebbe, the... Read More

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