President Museveni on Thursday (June 22) met with the visiting United Nations Secretary General, Mr. Antonio Guterres ahead of the Uganda Solidarity Summit that is slated for June 23rd 2017 in Kampala.
The UN Secretary General who will co-host the Summit with President Museveni, appreciated Uganda’s role in hosting refugees and thereby being an excellent role model to the world.
Mr. Antonio Guterres also commended Uganda for the role played in the peace processes of South Sudan. He said that Kampala’s role is directly having a positive impact on controlling the refugee crisis.
President Museveni requested the UN Secretary General to consider developing some of the host communities as a token of appreciation by tarmacking roads like the Moyo-Yumbe-Koboko road and the Kabingo-Rugaga-Rakai along the Nakivale Refugee Camp in South Western Uganda.