Uganda

President announces reshuffle


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President Yoweri Museveni has made some changes to his cabinet and filled posts that had been vacant. He has also brought back some of those key allies who resigned a year ago over a US$150 million procurement scandal relating to the Commonwealth Heads of State Summit in 2007.

The full list of the cabinet is as follows:

Yoweri Kaguta Museveni President & Commander-in-Chief
Edward Sekandi Vice President
Amama Mbabazi Rt. Hon. Prime Minister
Kategaya Eriya 1st Deputy Prime Minister & Minister in charge of East African Affairs
Kajura Henry Muganwa 2nd Deputy Prime Minister & Minister of Public Service
Ali Moses 3rd Deputy Prime Minister & Deputy Leader of Government Business In Parliament
Mukasa Muruuli Wilson Minister of Security
Tumwebaze Frank Minister in charge of the Presidency
Museveni Janet Kataaha Minister for Karamoja
Nasasira Mwoono John Minister in charge of General Duties/office of the Prime Minister
Mallingastephen Minister of Disaster Preparedness and Refugees
Busingye Mary Karooro Okurut Minister of Information and National Guidance
Buchanayandi Tress Minister of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries
Kiyonga Crispus Minister of Defence
Alupo Jessica Rose Epel Minister of Education and Sports
Muloni Irene Minister of Energy and Minerals
Kiwanuka Maria Minister of Finance and Economic Planning
Byandala Abraham James Minister of Works and Transport
Kahinda Otafiire Minister of Justice & Constitutional Affairs
Nyombi Peter Attorney General
Kabwegyere Tarsis Minister of Gender, Labour & Social Affairs
Kyambadde Amelia Anne Minister of Trade, Industry & Cooperatives
Kamuntu Ephraim Minister of Water and Environment
Migereko Daudi Minister of Lands, Housing and Urban Development
Ondoa Christine Minister of Health
Kutesakahamba Sam Minister of Foreign Affairs
Rugunda Ruhakana Minister of Information & Communications Technology
Mwesige Adolf Minister of Local Government
Todwong Richard Minister without Portfolio in charge of Political Mobilization
Kasule Justine Lumumba Government Chief Whip
Maria Mutagamba Minister of Tourism Wildlife and Antiquities
Onek Hilary Minister of Internal Affairs
Ministers of State:
Banyenzaki Henry Minister of State for Economic Monitoring
Lokodo Simon Minister of State for Ethics and Integrity
Nyanzi Vincent Minister of State, Vice President’s office
Ecweru Musa Francis Minister of State for Relief and Disaster Preparedness
Amuge Otengo Rebecca Minister of State for Northern Uganda
Oundo Nekesa Barbara Minister of State for Karamoja
Namayanja Nsereko Rose Minister of State for Luwero Triangle
Amongin Aporu Christine Hellen Minister of State for Teso Affairs
Kiiza Ernest Minister of State for Bunyoro Affairs
Oryem Okello Minister of State for International Affairs
Kiyingi Asuman Minister of State for Regional Affairs
Nyiira Zerubabelmijumbi Minister of State for Agriculture
Nankabirwa Sentamu Ruth Minister of State for Fisheries
Rwamirama K. Bright Minister of State for Animal Industry
Bakabulindi Charles Minister of State for Sports
Kamanda Bataringaya Minister of State for Primary Education
Muyingo Johnchrysostom Minister of State for Higher Education
D’ujanga Simon Minister of State for Energy
Lokeris Aimat Peter Minister of State for Minerals
Jacan Omach Fred Mandir Minister of State for Finance (General)
Kasaija Matia Minister of State for Planning
Ajedra Gabriel Gadison Aridru Minister of State for Investment
Kajara Aston Peterson Minister of State for Privatization
Amali Okao Caroline Minister of State for Micro-Finance
Isanga Lukia Nakadama Minister of State for Gender and Culture
Kibuule Ronald Minister of State for Youth and Children Affairs
Rukutana Mwesigwa Minister of State for Labour, Employment and Industrial Relations
Madada Sulaiman Minister of State for Elderly and Disability:
Kataike Sarah Ndoboli Minister of State for Health (General)
Opendi Ochieng Sarah Minister of State for Primary Health Care
Engola Sam Minister of State for Housing
Najjemba Rosemary Minister of State for Urban Development
Nantaba Aidah Minister of State for Lands
Wakikoona David Minister of State for Trade
Mutende Shinyabulo James Minister of State for Industry
Akiror Agnes Minister of State for Tourism
Atuku Bigombe Betty Minister of State for Water
Nabugera Munaaba Flavia Minister of State for Environment
Chebrot Stephen Chemoiko Minister of State for Transport
Byabagambi John Minister of State for Works
Ruhindi Fred Deputy Attorney General
Odongo Jeje Minister of State for Defence
Baba James Minister of State for Internal Affairs
Nyombi Tembo Minister of State for Communication (ICT)
Aadroa Alex Onzima Minister of State for Local Government
Ssezi Prisca Mbaguta Minister of State for Public Service
Shem Bagaine Minister of State for East African Affairs
Dr. Nduhuura Richard Ambassador to the UN
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