Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, alongside presidents of 11 international locations on Wednesday in Kampala, attended the inauguration of re-elected Ugandan President, Yoweri Museveni.
The occasion, held on the Independence Grounds in Kampala, will likely be Museveni’s sixth inauguration as a democratically elected chief.
Museveni was declared winner of the Jan.14 election after defeating opposition candidates.
The occasion featured parades, inspection of guards, flypast, Ugandan Particular Forces show, cultural show, amongst others.Presidents who attended the ceremony had been these of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Kenya, Guinea, Conakry, South Sudan, Namibia, Ghana, Somalia, Zimbabwe, Burundi, Tanzania, and Ethiopia.
Different international locations represented in an official capability had been Sudan, Gabon, South Africa, Equatorial Guinea, Angola, Mozambique, Saharawi Republic, Algeria, Russia, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Rwanda, China, Egypt, Zambia, Sri Lanka, and Malawi.
The Chairperson of the African Union Fee, Mr. Moussa Faki, and Dr. Peter Makhuki, Secretary-Basic, East African Group, additionally graced the occasion.
Earlier in his tackle, Museveni harped on Pan-Africanism and the significance of African integration.
He stated that financial, and the place doable, political integration in Africa, was pivotal in addressing the problem of prosperity and safety within the continent.
Osinbajo has departed Kampala for Abuja, Nigeria.