Minister of Foreign Affairs Sam Kutesa has in the past days received credentials from ambassadors representing Saudi Arabia, Japan, U.S.and U.K.in Uganda.
For the US Ambassador Natalie E. Brown, Minister Kutesa accepted the credential on November 17.
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Uganda’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Sam Kutesa met with Bintou Keita, the United Nations Assistant Secretary-General for Africa to discuss regional political affairs.
The minister of state for foreign affairs Henry Oryem Okello has urged Ugandans involved in the trade sector to take advantage of the growing relationship between Uganda and the United Arab Emirates.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Sam Kutesa applauded the outgoing Ambassador of Japan to Uganda Kazuaki Kameda for the achievements made during his tenure.
According to Minister Kutesa, Kameda has played a crucial role in promoting bilateral relations between Japan and Uganda.
Minister of foreign affairs Sam Kutesa has called on countries that subscribe to the South-South Cooperation to pool resources and invest in research projects that will help fight the Covid-19 pandemic, which has taken a devastating toll on the global economy and claimed millions of lives.
The outgoing Ambassador of Iran to Uganda Seyed Morteza on Wednesday morning paid a courtesy call on Henry Okello Oryem, the minister of State for Foreign Affairs in charge of International Cooperation to bid him farewell.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Friday announced the passing of Ambassador Ahmed Ssenyomo. The diplomat died Friday morning while in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
By Max Patrick Ocaido
Members of Parliament are concerned over the unending row between Uganda and Rwanda.