The President of Uganda, H.E Yoweri Kaguta Museveni on November 30, 2019 received and held a meeting with Mr. Parfait Onanga Anyanga, who is Special Envoy of the United Nations Secretary General in Charge of the Horn of Africa.
During the meeting held at State House Nakasero, Mr. Museveni and his guest discussed issues related to working closely with the UN and leaders in the region.
President Museveni told the Envoy that it is important for African countries to unite to oust the continent’s economic problems and absolute economic competition with the rest of the world.
“This ideology with its strategic plans can be a solution for continental economic transformation based on three elements; patriotism, nationalism and multilateralism,” he stressed.
He informed his guest that Ugandans have started to wake up economically, whereby production is taking up large quantities so that prices of goods are determining on the basis of market forces.
The president emphasized the necessity of continental politics to take shape on the basis of constructive ideology backed by institutions for Pan-Africanism to ensure forward movement.
Regarding the situation in the region President Museveni and the envoy urged leaders in South Sudan to grasp the essence of the element of peace so that they move towards distillation of their political ideology to ensure that their country charts a course of development for the benefit of the population.