FULL LIST: 16 Heads of State to Attend Museveni Inauguration

President Yoweri Museveni faces furious MPs on Thursday

The Uganda government has released a list of 16 heads of State have confirmed their plans to grace President Yoweri Museveni’s inauguration on May 12.

Notable African leaders who will be received in Uganda this week are Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe, web http://deltadiner.com/wp-content/plugins/woocommerce/templates/loop/add-to-cart.php South Africa’s Jacob Zuma, decease South Sudan’s Salva Kiir and Tanzanian strongman John Pombe Magufuli.

Other African states will dispatch Vice Presidents, Prime Ministers and senior ministers for the much-anticipated event.

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Observers say government intends to reaffirm President Museveni’s legitimacy in the wake of a disputed election.

Below is the list in full of Presidents and top government officials who have confirmed their attendance of the function:

· Republic of Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe 11/6/2016
· Republic of South Africa President Jacob Zuma 11/5/2016 18h15
· Kingdom of Lesotho King Letsie III 10/5/2016 – SA160 1905HRS
· Republic of South Sudan President Salva Kiir
· *United Republic of Tanzania President John Magufuli (Arrival Ceremony) 11/5/2016 – Private Charter 1100HRS
· Republic of Kenya President Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta
· Federal Republic of Somalia President Hassan Sheikh Mohamoud
· *Republic of Mali President Ibrahim Boubabacar Keïta (Arrival ceremony)
· Togolese Republic President Faure Essozimna Gnassingbé 12/5/2016 – Private Charter
· *Republic of Chad  President Idriss Déby Itno (Arrival Ceremony) 11/5/2016
· Equatorial Guinea President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo 11/5/2016
· Republic of Zambia President Edgar Lungu 12/05/2016 – Private Charter
· Republic of Namibia President Hage Geingob 11/5/2016 – Private Charter – 1231HRS
· *Republic of Niger President Mohamadou Issoufou (arrival ceremony) 11/5/2016, private charter
· Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia H.E. Hailemariam Desalegn and Spouse 12/5/2016
· People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria H.E. Larbi Ould Kelifa, President of the Popular National Assembly
· Republic of Angola Vice President Manuel Vincente 11/5/2016
· Republic of Burundi 2nd Vice President
· Kingdom of Swaziland Rt. Hon. Dr. Barnabas S. Dlamini (Prime Minister) 10/5/2016
· Arab Republic of Egypt Minister
· Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic H.E Mohamed Salem Ould Salek, Minister of Foreign Affairs 11/05/2016, QR 1387, 1:55 pm
· Republic of Cameroon Prime Minister
· United Republic of Tanzania H.E. Ali Hassan Mwinyi 11/5/2016 13/5/2016
· Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka H.E. Mahindra Rajapaksa 11/5/2016 14/5/2016
· People’s Republic of China H.E. Yan Junqi, Vice Chairperson of the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress (Deputy Speaker)
· Federal  Republic of Nigeria Hon. Geoffrey Onyeama, Minister of Foreign Affairs
· Republic of Niger President Mohamadou Issoufou 11/5/2016, private charter 12/5/2016
· Russian Federation H.E. Mikhail L. Bogdanov (Special Representative for Middle East and Africa, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs) 11/5/16 – Private Charter – 1306HRS


13/5/16 – Private Charter – 0800HRS


· Republic of Rwanda Speaker of Parliament/ Hon. Prime Minister
· Republic of India Gen. Dr. V. K. Singh (Retd), State Minister of External Affairs 11/5/2016 13/5/2016
· Islamic Republic of Mauritania H.E Mrs. Kadijetou MBareck Fall, State Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation for the Maghreb-African Affairs and Mauritanians abroad 11/5/2016, EK 729 1:50 pm 13/5/2016, EK 730, 3:50 pm
· Japan Mr. Kazunori Tanaka, Member of the House of Representatives and Vice President of the Japan – AU Parliamentary Friendship League 11/5/2016 – EK729- 1350HRS 13/5/2016 – EK730- 1550HRS
· Sudan
· African Union H.E. Dr. Aisha Abdullah, Commissioner for Political Affairs
· East African Community H.E. Liberat Mfumukeko 10/5/2016 13/5/2016


· Former MP Stuggart, Germany Mr. Rudolf Decker
· Director, Pietro Fiorentini Tanzania Mr. Abdulsamad Abdulrahim




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