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General News

//General News

PM Rugunda Calls for Harmonised Efforts to Boost Industrialization

By | April 18th, 2017|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News|

The Prime Minister Dr Ruhakana Rugunda has said that industrialisation is one of the surest means through which the scourge of unemployment among the Ugandan population and slow economic growth will be decisively addressed. He noted that government will continue to invest in the required ingredients necessary for industrialization such as power and infrastructure. PM [...]

PM Rugunda Inaugurates Immigration Training Academy

By | April 18th, 2017|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News|

The Prime Minister Dr Ruhakana Rugunda has said that the establishment of the immigration training academy will enhance government efforts to combat transnational crimes including terrorism, human trafficking, irregular and illegal migration among others. The Premier made these remarks during the handover ceremony of the Immigration training school, in Nakasongola from International Organisation for Migration (IOM) [...]

PM Rugunda Calls for Local Content Promotion in the Film Industry

By | April 10th, 2017|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News|

The Prime Minster Dr Rugunda has reassured the Film Industry that it has always had government’s full support through Uganda Communications Commission. He said focus has been put on priority areas such as security to facilitate the growth of the film industry among other sectors. PM Rugunda chats with the Karugires on his arrival at [...]

Uganda Hosts 8th African Evaluation Association Conference

By | April 10th, 2017|Categories: General News, Monitoring and Evaluation News, News and Events, News Highlights, Policy Coordination News, Prime Ministers News|

The government of Uganda has made significant progress in setting a foundation for the management of Sustainable Development Goals, according to Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda. PM Rugunda arrives for the AFREA conference opening in company of the OPM PS Guwatudde(R) and minister of Nothern Uganda Grace Freedom(L) at Speke Resort Munyonyo (Photo by PMPU) [...]

PM Rugunda Launches Coffee Lab

By | March 30th, 2017|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News|

The Prime Minister Dr Ruhakana Rugunda has called for coordination in government institutions particularly the ministry for Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries, if the goal of exporting 20 million bags of coffee by 2020 is to be achieved. The Premier made these remarks while launching the Uganda coffee Lab at Lake Victoria Serena Resort, Kigo. The [...]

Premier Rugunda applauds Uganda Council on Foreign Relations

By | March 30th, 2017|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News|

Saturday, 25 March 2017 The Prime Minister Dr Ruhakana Rugunda has commended the leadership of the Uganda Council on Foreign Relations for creating a body that will promote foreign policy, foreign relations, dialogue and research. The Prime Minister made these remarks during a fundraising dinner in support of the Uganda Council on Foreign Relations Initiative which [...]

Rugunda calls for urgency in enacting the National Biotechnology and Biosafety Legislation

By | March 30th, 2017|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News|

The Prime Minister Dr Rugunda has said that there is urgent need to enact the Biotechnology and Biosafety legislation in order to operationalise the implementation of the National Biotechnology and Biosafety Policy, 2008. The Prime Minister made these remarks while opening the round table discussion on the National Biotechnology and Biosafety Bill 2012 at Imperial Royale [...]

Prime Minister Rugunda salutes Prof. Ntozi for his distinguished service

By | March 30th, 2017|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News|

The Prime Minister Dr Ruhakana Rugunda has commended Prof James Manyenye Ntozi for his outstanding contribution to Makerere University through mentoring many Ugandan and other Africans into professional statisticians and demographers. The Premier made these remarks while launching a book in honour of Prof James Manyenye Ntozi titled “Demography of Uganda and selected African countries towards [...]

PM Rugunda Launches National Food Security Assessment Report

By | March 7th, 2017|Categories: Disaster News, General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News, Refugees News|

The Prime Minister Dr Ruhakana Rugunda has launched the National Food Security Assessment report which provides the short term, medium and long term recommendations for eradication of food insecurity in Uganda. PM Rugunda officially receives donation of 119,660 bags of China rice from the Chinese Ambassador, Zheng Zhu-Qiang at Serena hotel ( Photo by PMPU) [...]

Minister Wharton reinforces UK support for refugees in Uganda

By | March 7th, 2017|Categories: Disaster News, General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Refugees News|

International Development Minister James Wharton reaffirms UK support for refugees in Uganda as Africa’s largest refugee hosting nation. During the week that famine has been declared in some parts of South Sudan, Minister Wharton saw the life-saving impact of UK aid in Uganda when he visited a centre where refugees are registered and longer term refugee settlements [...]