Pictures of Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn's just-concluded visit to Uganda.
Ethiopia's Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has concluded a three-day state to Uganda during which he held bilateral talks with President Yoweri Museveni.
(Credit: State House Uganda)
The Ethiopian PM arrived on Thursday for his visit on the invitation of President Museveni
The two leaders held bilateral talks
Hailemariam, 51, is the 15th Prime Minister of Uganda. He took part in a joint press briefing at State House Entebbe
He signed in the State House visitors' book at the start of his trip. During his visit, Uganda and Ethiopia would explore ways of trading with each other using the route at Moyale or open route to southern Ethiopia
"I salute Uganda for following us to Somalia to fight Al-Shabaab terrorists", said the visiting Prime Minister at a State dinner on Thursday
Hailemariam and his wife Roman Tesfaye presented art pieces made from goat skin (no paint or ink) to President Museveni and his wife Janet
During his visit, PM Hailemariam and his wife Roman Tesfaye also visited President Museveni's farm in Kisozi. After touching down at the farm, host Museveni later took the couple around
The Ugandan head-of-state led the way for his visitors at his farm
While at the farm, Museveni provided PM Hailemariam and his wife Roman Tesfaye with a historical perspective of the (long-horned) Ankole cattle
The Ethiopian Prime Minister wrapped up his Ugandan visit and was seen off by Ugandan minister of foreign affairs Sam Kutesa and other officials