Latest News Highlights

Bayimba Welcomes You to 2020

Monday, 13th January 2020

13th Amakula International Film Festival

Monday, 13th January 2020

Washington DC, Mission hosted Miss Tourism Uganda

Wednesday, 1st January 2020
On December 11th 2019, the Mission hosted Miss Tourism Uganda 2018/2019, Margaret Kankwanzi to a luncheon in the main chancery boardroom on Wednesday December 11th 2019 at 12:00 noon. The Team was received by Charge D'Affaires a.i. Mrs. Margaret Kafeero and the staff at the Embassy. Miss Kankwanzi was visiting the United States, courtesy of Dr. Reginald L. Freeman, Jr. & Dr. Deborah A. M. Freeman of ACTNIM (A Cross The Nations International Ministries).

Embassy staff spent the morning of Friday December 20th 2019 with Mr. Solomon Jagwe, (www.sowl.com) the Creator and Director of the Nkoza and Nankya TV series, an African based, 3D Animated Adventure set in Uganda,.

Wednesday, 1st January 2020
Solomon's goal is to create a visually appealing experience that explores and teaches Youth and Adults alike, the value of Ugandan Culture, Languages, History and Geography.

UGANDA DIASPORA NETWORK GALA, KAMPALA, 2019

Wednesday, 1st January 2020

The 9th Uganda Diaspora Social Networking Gala and Business Breakfast was held at Kampala Serena Hotel - Katonga Hall on Friday December 27th and followed by a Diaspora Gala on Saturday Dec 28th. The gala featured upcoming Ugandan designers and models as well as music by Afrigo Band.


VISIT BY MS LILLY AJAROVA CEO UGANDA TOURISM BOARD

Wednesday, 1st January 2020
We were honored to have the new CEO of the Uganda Tourism Board make a working visit to the Uganda Embassy. She met with Mrs. Margaret Awino Kafeero (Counselor/Public Diplomacy) and Mr. Michael Bulwaka, Counselor/ Commercial Diplomacy). 

A knight without a castle launched in Uganda.

Wednesday, 1st January 2020
A Knight without A castle by Robert Katende was launched in Uganda at Serena Hotel on December 29th 2019 at the Uganda Diaspora Gala.

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Sunday, 22nd December 2019

US Ambassador Malac Bids Farewell to Hon Kutesa

Wednesday, 11th December 2019
November 2019 met with Ambassador Deborah R. Malac, the outgoing Ambassador of the United States of America, who paid a courtesy call on the Minister. 

Embassy hosts Uganda Community to Grand Celebration to mark 57th Independence

Sunday, 3rd November 2019
The Mission held a grand colorful celebration for the Ugandan Diaspora on Saturday 19th October 2019 at the Occasions Banquet Hall Conference and Events Center in Laurel, Maryland. The event that was overwhelmingly attended drew Ugandans from several states outside of the Washington, Maryland and Virginia area. 

Uganda Flag Raising Ceremony, Philadelphia

Sunday, 3rd November 2019
Amb. Mull Katende officiated at a Uganda Flag Raising ceremony at City Hall North Apron, in the City of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on the morning of Friday 11th October 2019. The ceremony, organized by the Philadelphia Office of Immigrant has a historical objective of celebrating the City's rich culture and diversity. Uganda was chosen for the month of October.

Ambassador's Independence Message through Radio Uganda, Boston

Sunday, 3rd November 2019
On 8th October 2019, Amb. Mull Katende was hosted by Radio Uganda, Boston where he sent out a Radio message to the Uganda diaspora in the USA, Central, South America and the Caribbean, on Tuesday October 8th, 2019. Radio Uganda, Boston is a free internet radio founded by Ugandans which features a mix of music, information and cultural programming targeted at the Uganda Diaspora. Its Mission statement is "to enhance communication among Ugandans and friends of Uganda across the globe, especially those in the diaspora for the promotion of Community Outreach, cultural, economic, social and political development through networking powered by technology"

Washington, DC November 1, 2019: US SECRETARY OF STATE MIKE POMPEO RECOGNIZES UGANDA-BASED AGILIS-PARTNERS FOR CORPORATE EXCELLENCE

Sunday, 3rd November 2019

Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo on Thursday October 31st, 2019 presented Awards for Corporate Excellence (ACE) to Agilis-Partners, a US Company based in Kiryandongo, Uganda.The event took place in the Benjamin Franklin Room at the US Department of State. Uganda's Ambassador to the United States, Mull Katende attended the event.