Towns
Museveni meets US secretary for African affairs
Publish Date: Jun 26, 2014
Museveni meets US secretary for African affairs
Museveni meets US assistant secretary of state for African affairs Linda Thomas.
  • mail
  • img
newvision

By Vision Reporter

President Yoweri Museveni has chaired the African Union Peace and Security Council, in Equatorial Guinea capital Malabo, where he joined other continental leaders for the 23rd ordinary session of the African Union summit.


President Museveni also met the US assistant secretary of state for African affairs Linda Thomas.

The President accompanied by First Lady Janet Museveni the minister for Karamoja affairs will also participate in the Summit of African Heads of State and Government on Climate Change (CAHOSC), chaired by President Jakaya Kikwete of Tanzania.

Sarah Kagingo, the Presidential Assistant for Communication in her tweet stated that during the summit, Museveni was slated to participate in a meeting of Heads of State and Government of the countries contributing resources to the African Capacity for Immediate Response to Crises (ACIRC).

The three-day summit, which ends this Friday, is organized under the theme "2014 Year of Agriculture and Food Security in Africa, Marking the 10th Anniversary of Comprehensive Africa agriculture Development programme."

During the summit, it is expected that AU heads of state and Government would discuss the status of peace and security in Africa, the implementation of the New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD) projects, and the African Peer Review Mechanism.

A common African position on the post-2015 development agenda, which replaced the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) as well as the report of the committee of African heads of state and government on climate change, would also be deliberated upon among other matters

The statements, comments, or opinions expressed through the use of New Vision Online are those of their respective authors, who are solely responsible for them, and do not necessarily represent the views held by the staff and management of New Vision Online.

New Vision Online reserves the right to moderate, publish or delete a post without warning or consultation with the author.Find out why we moderate comments. For any questions please contact digital@newvision.co.ug

  • mail
  • img
blog comments powered by Disqus
Also In This Section
Muhoozi visits UPDF in Somalia
The UPDF Special Forces Commander Brig. Muhoozi Kainerugaba has commended the Ugandan and Somali troops for decisive operation against the Al-Shabaab....
Global African Investment Summit kicks off in London
President Yoweri Museveni has addressed the Global African Investment Summit taking place in the British capital, London....
Reeva Steenkamp
Oscar Pistorius "ruined our whole family" when he killed Reeva Steenkamp, a South African court heard Wednesday....
Israeli parlaiment chief visits
The Israeli Parliament is to partner with the Ugandan legislature to cooperate in areas of research, training and development of agriculture....
Pistorius
Lawyers for Reeva Steenkamp''s family on Wednesday expressed shock that Oscar Pistorius''s defence team revealed details of secret "blood money" payments....
Court orders on Meddie Ssentogo’s bank accounts
Court has directed three foreign banks to release certified copies of bank account statements of city businessman; Meddie Ssentongo....
Was Oscar Pistorius' 5 year sentence fair and just?
Yes
No
Can't Say
follow us
subscribe to our news letter