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EAC member states to start single tourist visa next month

President Museveni yesterday offered to implement several reforms East African leaders launched last year and urged other member states to reduce the cost of doing business.

South Sudanese refugee numbers hit 40,000

The number of refugees fleeing the raging conflict in South Sudan into Uganda has increased to 40,000.

The Uganda Red Cross and international relief agencies said the number of Sudanese crossing to Uganda daily by road in the West Nile districts of Adjumani and Arua is worrying and has strained available relief support, with a disturbing probability of the current figures reaching 100,000 by February.

Museveni meets S. Sudan's Rebecca Garang

RWAKITURA - President Yoweri Museveni held a meeting with Mrs. Rebecca Nyandeng Garang De Mabior, the adviser on human rights and gender of South Sudan President Salva Kiir Mayardit.

EAC partner states start talks on uniform call rates

Plans to harmonise communication rates in the East African region have taken shape.

The first technical committee meeting for ICT cluster of Northern Corridor integration projects comprising of Uganda, Kenya, Rwanda, and South Sudan sat in Kampala yesterday and agreed to have both mobile communication, and broadband charges cut and unified.

THE PRIME MINISTER OF AUSTRALIA CONGRATULATES DONALD TRUMP ON HIS VICTORY IN THE JUST CONCLUDED US ELECTION

The Prime minister of Australia Hon. Malcolm Turnbull has congratulated President Elect Donald Trump on his victory in the just concluded US Election.

REMARKS BY H.E. MR ENOCH NKURUHO, HIGH COMMISSIONER TO AUSTRALIA ON THE OCCASION OF UGANDA'S 54TH INDEPENDENCE ANNIVERSARY

Our meeting tonight could not happen at a more defining moment. Independent Uganda clocked 54 years on October 09, 2016. It is a milestone which calls for celebration and evaluation. 

E-Immigration System

The Directorate of Citizenship and Immigration Control has completed the development of an electronic application and processing system for Visas, Entry Work Permits and Passes and it up and running.

H.E. Mr. Enock Nkuruho becomes Uganda's second High Commissioner to represent Uganda in New Zealand.

H.E. Mr. Enock Nkuruho becomes Uganda's second High Commissioner to represent Uganda in New Zealand.