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Museveni Urges Local Government Authorities on Shared Goals of Development

President Yoweri Museveni has said that Local Government Authorities’ together with the Central Government departments in the country are all obliged to agree on common and shared goals for national development and transformation based on available resources. "Local governments should use prioritization approach with the available resources from the current small

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“Invest in Africa” – Museveni Woos Chinese Investors

President Yoweri Museveni has asked Chinese companies to invest in Africa stating that the continent is very rich in natural resources. He made the call during his address to the second Uganda-China Economic and Trade Cooperation Forum at Hotel Africana in Kampala on Thursday. “Africa is a very rich continent. It is

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Museveni Speaks Out on Arua Shooting

By President Yoweri Museveni Countrymen, countrywomen and, especially, Bazukulu (grandchildren). I always insist on singling out the grandchildren because I want them to be conversant with our rich experiences spanning a period of 58 years. I understand that some of our people were worried about the endless criminal acts of elements of the

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Museveni to Youth: Wake Up and Develop Uganda

President Yoweri Museveni has urged the youth in the country to wake up and contribute to the development of Uganda so that they are able to come out of poverty and joblessness. “I want the youth to wake up so that we develop our country in order to come out of

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Museveni Commends UPDF Engineers for Assembling Armored Military Vehicles

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, also Commander in Chief of Armed Forces, has commended the Uganda Peoples' Defence Forces engineers for assembling armored military vehicles. The President made the remarks at the commissioning of Nyoka Convertion Project in Magamaga Barracks in Mayuge District. "I am glad now after a long period of sleep,

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Museveni Receives Global Peace Leadership Award

President Yoweri Museveni has today (Thursday 2nd August, 2018) been presented with the Global Peace Leadership Award 2018 for being at the forefront of peace efforts in the world. Mr. Robert A. Schuller, of the Global Leadership Council along with Dr. Amani Abeid Karume, former President of Zanzibar and Chairman of

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Museveni Launches Mindset Change Initiative

President Yoweri Museveni has launched a new agricultural Programme known as ‘Kisoboka’ – (it is possible) – in Mityana District. The Programme, a mindset change agricultural initiative, is the brainchild of Mityana North Constituency MP and State Minister for Tourism, Hon. Kiwanda Geoffrey Ssuubi together with Mityana District Women MP, Hon.

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Museveni Speaks Out on Social Media, Mobile Money Taxes

President Yoweri Museveni has spoken out on the much criticized Social Media and Mobile Money taxes that took effect on 1st July 2018. Below is his statement, which was shared on his official Facebook page; Dear Ugandans, Greetings. I am using social media to share with you the reasons for the social-media tax and

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Africa Must Integrate Economically, Politically for Survival – Museveni

Africa must renew its view of political integration where possible because this will guarantee strategic security ‘for the survival of our future as a free people’. “Being developed alone does not make you immune from external threats. Integration will guarantee Africa for our own future survival and security. Where possible, economic

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10 Ways Museveni Plans to Overcome Insecurity

President Yoweri Museveni on Wednesday addressed a special sitting of Parliament on the State of National Security following the recent spate on kidnaps and murders in the country. In his address, Museveni announced 10 measures the government will undertake to check insecurity as indicated below: "1. All legally held guns will be

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