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President Museveni of Uganda Arrives in Asmara
After two days from hosting the President of the Republic of the Sudan for a three days state visit, President Isaias Afwerki has also invited the President of Uganda Yoweri Museveni for a three days official state visit.
Up on arrival today at the Asmara International Airport, the Ugandan leader was accorded warm welcome by President Isaias. The welcoming ceremony also involved salute of the Guard of Honor.
During his stay, he would hold talks with President Isaias on means of enhancing the exisiting bilateral relations and discussions on regional and international issues of mutual interest to both countries.
Earlier this morning, President Museveni was seen off at Entebbe International Airport by the Vice-President, Mr. Edward Kiwanuka Ssekandi.
Others at the airport to see him off included the Minister for Security, Mr. Muruli Mukasa, the Head of Public Service, Mr. John Mitala, Chief of the Defence Forces, General Aronda Nyakairima, the Inspector General of Police, Lt. General Kale Kayihura and the Commissioner General of Prisons, Dr. Johnson Byabashaija.