Five newly-accredited envoys to Uganda presented their credentials to President Yoweri Museveni Tuesday at State House, Entebbe.
They are Her Excellency Maria Erla Marelsdottir of Iceland.
“Uganda hopes to tap into Iceland’s geo-thermal technology and fishing skills to our betterment,” Museveni said.
The second envoy is H.E. Tolesa Shangi Moti of Ethiopia.
Uganda has an excellent relationship with Ethiopia and look forward to cementing it further.
Saudi Arabia’s Abdullah Bin Fahd Alkahtani also presented his credentials.
“We shall work with Saudi Arabia to fight terrorism,” Museveni noted.
The other one is Her Excellency Sara Hradecky, the new High Commissioner of Canada.
“We urge Canada to join us in our efforts to support refugees.”
Museveni also welcomed H.E. Grace Aaron Mgovano, Tanzania’s new High Commissioner.
“I commend H.E. John Pombe Magufuli’s proactive approach to development,” the president noted.