Museveni to host Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir

By Benjamin Jumbe:

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir arrives in the country tomorrow for a two- day official visit

President Bashir last visited Uganda in May 2016 to attend the swearing in of President Museveni for the current term in office.

According to a statement from statehouse, during the visit, a number of areas of cooperation will be discussed including trade and investment, agriculture, regional peace and security as well as international matters of mutual interest.

President Al-Bashir is to be accompanied by Ministers, Senior Officials and a business delegation in various sectors, with a Sudan-Uganda Business Forum expected to be held.

President Museveni and his Sudanese counterpart have since 2015 been trying to forge mutual cooperation and positions towards regional and global issues.