President Yoweri Museveni has held various meetings with several leaders at the sidelines of the CHOGM 2018 including UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson with whom he held a productive meeting to discuss the Commonwealth.
According to sources the two leaders talked about strengthening the relationship between the United Kingdom and Uganda. The two leaders agreed to cooperate in tackling regional problems together.
The President also held a meeting with the Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi with whom he discussed bilateral issues between the two countries.
Earlier, the President was welcomed on arrival at the Buckingham Palace for the official opening of CHOGM and was later at St. James Palace, by the Prime Minister Rt. Hon. Theresa May with and walked to the Lancaster House for executive sessions.
The President alongside other Commonwealth leaders was hosted to a reception by Rt. Hon. Patricia Scotland, Secretary-General of the Commonwealth at the St. James Palace.
The President and other leaders were later hosted to a grand dinner by Her Majesty the Queen at the Ballroom, Buckingham Palace.
Today the President joins other Heads of State for a retreat at the Windsor Castle.
Later President Museveni is due to hold a bilateral meeting with Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta.
Earlier during the opening session, the UK Prime Minister Theresa May thanked Her Majesty the Queen for her generous invitation into her home, the first time the full Heads of Government meeting has been there in almost forty years.