Uganda and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to share experience on government development and modernization.
Uganda will take over leadership of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) starting January 2024 and this will last up to 2026, which will see the East African nation host the 19th Summit of the NAM Heads of State and Government in Kampala.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Gen Jeje Odongo met with Colm Brophy, Ireland's minister of state for Overseas Development Aid and Diaspora, to "discussed ways of strengthening bilateral cooperation between" Uganda and Ireland, the foreign affairs ministry said in a Friday statement.
The government of Serbia says it will send 40,000 doses of AstraZeneca vaccines to Uganda, following a visit by the foreign affairs minister Gen. Jeje Odongo.
Ugandan ministers led by Gen. Abubaker Jeje Odongo of the Foreign Affairs ministry met with their counterparts from the Czech Republic who were led by Martin Tlapa, the European nation’s deputy minister of Foreign Affairs to discuss how the two countries can strengthen bilateral relations.
Uganda’s foreign affairs minister Gen Jeje Odongo met with the Head of Delegation of the European Union (EU) to Uganda Attilio Pacifici to “discuss matters of regional and international interest for the mutual benefit of both parties”, the ministry said in a Wednesday statement.
The Council of Ministers of the Intergovernmental Authority for Development (IGAD) met for the 72nd Extra-Ordinary Meeting where they hashed over a number of issues affecting the region.
The Internal Affairs Minister, Gen Jeje Odongo, has blamed the rising spate of murders and insecurity on politicians, who he said are using the situation to politically discredit the ruling National Resistance Movement party.
By Dennis Katungi