Ugandan president to visit Turkey

The Ugandan president will arrive in the Turkish capital of Ankara on Tuesday.

Ugandan president to visit Turkey

The Ugandan president will arrive in the Turkish capital of Ankara on Tuesday.

Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni would be the guest of Turkish President Abdullah Gul during his stay in Turkey till May 6, Gul's office said.

This visit is important for it is the first formal high-level visit between Turkey and Uganda.

Uganda was elected a non-permanent member of the United Nations (UN) Security Council for 2009-2010, like Turkey.

Turkey will take over the rotating presidency of the council in September, and hand it over to Uganda in October.

Gul and Museveni will take up Turkish-Ugandan relations, cooperation opportunities, issues concerning the continent of Africa, regional and international matters concerning the Security Council.

A Turkish-Ugandan Trade and Investment Forum will take place in Ankara on Wednesday on the sidelines of Museveni's visit.


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