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General News

//General News

GOVERNMENT HANDS OVERS AMBULANCES TO UGANDA RED CROSS SOCIETY

By | September 25th, 2020|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News|

BY DOREEN NASASIRA - The Prime Minister, Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda on behalf of the Government of Uganda has handed over 10 ambulances to the Uganda Red Cross Society which will be deployed on selected highways in the country to respond to emergencies. PM Rugunda, Minister Mary Karooro, PS Dr. Atwine and URCS SG Mr. Kwesiga [...]

OPM Supports 500 Officers to Undergo Training in Community Policing in Karamoja

By | September 22nd, 2020|Categories: Disaster News, General News, Monitoring and Evaluation News, News and Events, News Highlights, Policy Coordination News, Prime Minister’s Delivery Unit News, Prime Ministers News, Refugees News, Special Programs News|

BY ISAIAH KITIMBO -  MOROTO. In a bid to enhance skills in community policing, Office of the Prime Minister under the Development Initiative for Northern Uganda (DINU), a government programme supported by the European Union, has collaborated with the Uganda Police Force in organising a series of training targeting 500 police officers from the nine districts [...]

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI CALLS UPON THE PUBLIC TO SHUN CORRUPTION

By | September 18th, 2020|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Policy Coordination News, Prime Ministers News|

BY DOREEN NASASIRA -  President Museveni has commended the Inter-Religious Council of Uganda for working with the government in the fight against the vice of corruption. He said the NRM Government strongly believes that religious leaders and institutions have a constitutional duty to contribute to and promote various Government programs, including the war against corruption. [...]

GOVERNMENT OF UGANDA AND THE UNITED NATIONS SIGN UN SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT COOPERATION FRAMEWORK JOINT STATEMENT

By | September 3rd, 2020|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Policy Coordination News, Prime Ministers News|

BY DOREEN NASASIRA - The Government of Uganda and the United Nations have signed a joint statement for the implementation of the United Nations Sustainable Development Cooperation framework(UNSDCF) for Uganda. The signing ceremony took place at the Office of the Prime Minister in Kampala on Wednesday. The United Nations Sustainable Development Cooperation framework for Uganda seeks [...]

PRIME MINISTER RUGUNDA LAUNCHES THE NATIONAL HIV AND AIDS STRATEGIC PLAN 2020/21-2024/25

By | August 28th, 2020|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News|

BY DOREEN NASASIRA -  Prime Minister Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda has launched the National HIV and AIDS strategic plan 2020/21- 2024/25 and the International Conference for AIDS and Sexuality in Africa (ICASA). The National HIV and AIDS strategic plan is a multi-sectoral stakeholder strategy anchored on the National Development Plan III and other International and Regional Obligations [...]

JAPANESE AMBASSADOR MAKES PERSONAL DONATION TO THE COVID-19 RESPONSE FUND

By | August 21st, 2020|Categories: Disaster News, General News, Monitoring and Evaluation News, News and Events, News Highlights, Policy Coordination News, Prime Minister’s Delivery Unit News, Prime Ministers News, Refugees News, Special Programs News|

BY ISAAC MUGERA, Communications Officer, OPM – The Japanese Ambassador to Uganda, H.E. Kameda Kazuaki, has today made a personal donation of Two Million Uganda Shillings (2,000,000/-) to support the Uganda government's response to the COVID-19 pandemic. H.E. Kameda (3rd left), and the Rt. Hon. Rugunda (Center), pose for photo with members of the COVID-19 [...]

EFFECTS OF COVID-19 ON REFUGEE COMMUNITIES IN UGANDA

By | August 21st, 2020|Categories: Disaster News, General News, Monitoring and Evaluation News, News and Events, News Highlights, Policy Coordination News, Prime Minister’s Delivery Unit News, Prime Ministers News, Refugees News, Special Programs News|

BY JOYCE BABIRYE -  Uganda currently hosts a total of one million four hundred refugees from different parts of the World, but mainly from South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo. Majority of these people have been forced to flee their countries because of civil wars and political persecution. West Nile region hosts the largest [...]

PERMANENT SECRETARIES DONATE TOWARDS COVID-19 FIGHT

By | August 18th, 2020|Categories: General News, News and Events, News Highlights, Prime Ministers News|

BY DOREEN NASASIRA - The Prime Minister, Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda has received a donation of over UGX 24 million from the Permanent Secretaries of Uganda as part of their contribution towards the fight against Covid-19 Pandemic. The Donation was handed over to the Prime Minister on Friday at the Office of the Prime Minister in Kampala, [...]

GOVERNMENT CONTINUES TO RECEIVE DONATIONS FOR COVID-19 RESPONSE

By | August 14th, 2020|Categories: Disaster News, General News, Monitoring and Evaluation News, News and Events, News Highlights, Policy Coordination News, Prime Minister’s Delivery Unit News, Prime Ministers News, Refugees News, Special Programs News|

BY ISAAC MUGERA , Communications Officer -  The Government of Uganda continues to receive donations for the COVID-19 Fund under the Office of the Prime Minister (OPM), to beef up the efforts geared towards the fight against the spread of the COVID-19. The latest donation was received yesterday, 13th August, 2020, from SOGEA-SATOM, an international building [...]

DISTRICT LEADERS APPLAUD DINU ON YOUTH SKILLING PROGRAMME

By | August 11th, 2020|Categories: Disaster News, General News, Monitoring and Evaluation News, News and Events, News Highlights, Policy Coordination News, Prime Minister’s Delivery Unit News, Prime Ministers News, Refugees News, Special Programs News|

BY ISAIAH KITIMBO - OYAM. District leaders in Northern Uganda have commended the Development Initiative for Northern Uganda (DINU) for introducing the youth skilling programme (YSP) saying it will help to provide employment to the youth in the region. DINU is a government programme supported by the European Union and supervised by Office of the Prime [...]