President Museveni meets foreign envoys

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KAMPALA– President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has said that the government of Uganda is committed to matters of development by pushing further its cooperation with other states based on engagements with various groups from a number of countries globally.

Museveni who was re elected for another term by Ugandans in the January 2021 elections met ambassadors from the Nordic States and discussed a couple of matters involving smooth cooperation and boosting economic development.

The Nordic countries are a geographical and cultural region in Northern Europe and the North Atlantic and it includes the sovereign states of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden as well as the autonomous territories of the Faroe Islands and Greenland, and the autonomous region of the Åland Islands.

According to a statement from State House Entebbe, President Museveni revealed that during the meeting with Ambassadors from Nordic countries, they discussed matters pertaining to economic development and cooperation.

President Museveni and the Ambassadors discussed matters of bilateral importance aimed at promoting peace and cooperation among the states.

The meeting between President Museveni and the Nordic Countries Ambassadors comes few days after he held a meeting with the Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, Mr Abiy Ahmed Ali and specifically discussed bilateral and regional issues.