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22:12
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Ugandans from Five Countries to Return this Month - Oryem Ugandans abroad 1

The Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Henry Okello Oryem has said that Government is set to receive Ugandans from five countries who will mostly come into the country by end of this month.
20:54
20:54

Health Ministry Wrongly Announced Arrival of 300 Ugandans lockdown 1 1

Both officials from the Ministry of Health and the Civil Aviation Authority confirmed that no flights are coming in to bring a large number of Ugandans.
11:39
11:39

Chartered Flight to India to Return With Stranded Ugandans Ugandans abroad 2

According to sources at the Indian Association, the A fly Dubai chattered flight which will be flying some Indians stranded in Uganda to Mumbai and Delhi will return with Ugandans stuck in india.
11:05
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Gov't Discussing Plans to Airlift Ugandans to Central Location Ugandans abroad 1 2

The minister of foreign affairs Sam Kuteesa says Government is discussing with Airlines to transport Ugandans to a central location from the over 66 countries that they are in worldwide.
04:00
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Gov’t Clears Ugandans Abroad to Return at their Own Cost lockdown 1 1

The Minister for Health Jane Ruth Aceng told the press that indeed the matter had been resolved, and the Ugandans will come back in phases. Those who wish to come home will register with Ugandan embassies abroad and be linked with airlines that are operational.
18:01
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Gov’t Explains Strain in Evacuating Ugandans Stuck Abroad lockdown 1 1

Oryem says that the first challenge is that the only available option of chattering flights is too costly, even when there is a will to save nationals from the agony they are experiencing as a result of the lockdowns.
12:16
12:16

Government Registers 2400 Ugandans Stranded Abroad COVID -19 lockdown 1

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs says it has so far registered 2400 Ugandans stuck abroad following the COVID-19 lockdown.
18:01
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Gov't to Clear More Ugandans to Return Home Ugandans abroad 1

Government will on Monday conclude on the process to allow Ugandans stranded abroad return home as it moves to ease the lockdown.
22:54
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Foreign Affairs Minister Summoned to Explain Fate of Ugandans Stranded Abroad Ugandans abroad 1 4

Kadaga’s decision came after Anna Adeke, the National Female Youth MP expressed concern about the several Ugandans including students that are currently stuck outside the country due to the coronavirus lockdown.
16:42
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Gov’t to Negotiate Visa Extensions for Ugandans Stuck Abroad lockdown 1 1

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has reiterated that Government does not intend to evacuate Ugandans stuck abroad following a COVID-19 Pandemic lock down.
08:21
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Money Sent by Diaspora Ugandans to Suffer Severe Drop – World Bank Ugandans abroad 1

According to the World Bank estimates, money sent to Sub-Saharan Africa – where Uganda falls – will decline by 23.1 percent to USD 37 billion in 2020, down from USD 48 billion received in 2019. Uganda received about USD 1.2 billion (4.5 trillion Shillings) in 2019, according to Bank of Uganda estimates.
17:05
17:05

Registration of Ugandans Abroad not for Evacuation - Ministry 2

The Permanent Secretary Ministry of Foreign Affairs Patrick Mugoya has said that there will not be evacuation of Ugandans stranded abroad despite ongoing registration.
17:04
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Gov’t Trashes Bobi Wine’s Offer to Airlift Ugandans Stranded in China Ugandans abroad 1 1

In a letter dated 15th of April addressed to the Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda, Kyagulanyi said he has partnered with an American media owner and businessman Neil Nelson to evacuate 285 people from China including Ugandans and other black Africans.
12:26
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Embassies Start Registering Ugandans Stranded Abroad for Possible Evacuation lockdown 1 1

Patrick Mugoya, the Permanent Secretary Ministry of Foreign Affairs says that the deadlines are not cast in stone and they could receive even late responses. He says however he will take off time to speak to the embassies to ensure that they are flexible and extend more registration days.
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