Yoweri K Museveni (@KagutaMuseveni )

Yoweri K Museveni

Bio President of the Republic of Uganda
Location Uganda
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Android : I thank Archbishop Steven Kazimba for presiding over this function that had a total of 14 guests. Like I have said previously, what is important about a marriage ceremony are the legal and spiritual elements, not the social fanfare. I wish the couple a blissful marriage.

Android : The NRM Govt will continue to provide young people with education, skills, jobs and healthcare so that they can be gainfully employed, save
and invest so that they become the engine of economic growth. Find my World Population Day speech here: bit.ly/305vSZk

Android : My detailed message as we mark this day under the theme, Leveraging Uganda’s Population Dynamics for a resilient future amidst Covid-19, will air on TV tomorrow. I thank you.

Android : The concerns in regard to the quality and quantity of our populations, having been exacerbated the COVID-19 pandemic, only strengthen the need for governments to facilitate the process of creating a more productive, skilled, middle class as opposed to a consuming one.

Android : Ahead of the World Population Day celebrations tomorrow, I had an interaction with the Country Representative of the United Nations Population Fund, Mr Alain Sibenaler, ministers and the officials of the Population Secretariat, at State House Entebbe this afternoon.

Twitter Web App : I bid farewell to the outgoing Germany Ambassador to Uganda, H.E Dr. Albrecht Conze, who has concluded his three-year tour of duty.
Germany is one of our most important trading partners.
I congratulate him on the achievements registered & wish him success in his next assignment.

Android : To the investors, besides our local and regional markets, we have different agreements internationally such as AGOA, Everything But Arms for the EU market, and concessions on over 400 products to the Chinese market. All of these are on a non-tarrif, non-quota basis.

Android : These set-ups are a result of deliberate measures taken to make Uganda a desirable investment destination. It is why rather than focus on direct taxes, we stress job creation which improves our peoples incomes and their purchasing power.

Twitter Web App : Uganda now has eight cities and more will follow.
My guidance is that the political & technical leaders must work in harmony to ensure the cities are run efficiently. I also urge the wanainchi to be involved in the running of these cities, especially through oversight.

Twitter Web App : Congratulations to the people of #Jinja, #Arua, #Gulu, #Masaka, #FortPortal, #Mbarara & #Mbale, whose towns today became cities.
This is an acknowledgement of the growth these towns have experienced but importantly a move to ensure more services are brought closer to the people.

Twitter Web App : Concerning COVID -19 fight, led by our scientists, we are undertaking a prevention strategy and boosting immunity for the cases we have registered.
We have 717 recovered as of 24th June 2020 and no death registered so far.

Twitter Web App : I briefed the envoys on the proposed scientific election roadmap. Our view is that the elections can go on within the guidelines of the electoral commission and the scientists.

Twitter Web App : On economic support, I welcome the low interest loan service to the agriculture sector through ABI Trust, where our farmers are accessing capital at no more than 10% interest rate.

Twitter Web App : The contribution of the Danish government and people to us over the years is well appreciated and particularly the interventions towards the fight against COVID-19 are well received and I thank them.

Twitter Web App : Met with H.E Nicolaij Peterson the Danish Ambassador to Uganda and his deputy Henric Jespersen, I received a detailed brief on current and upcoming initiatives of cooperation between our countries.