Age Limit Bill Mover Magezi, Mama Mabira Eat Big in New Cabinet Reshuffle

As its always said that you reap what you saw, controversial lawmaker Raphael Magezi has been rewarded for his hard work in the 2017 Age Limit battle.

Magezi rose to fame after he introduced the controversial motion that was seeking to remove Age limits from the Uganda Constitution.

In today’s reshuffle, the soft-spoken man From Bushenyi has been rewarded with the Ministry Lands replacing Hon. Tom Butime who has been shifted to the Ministry of Tourism.

In the Reshuffle other notable officials faces included Mama Mabira aka

In Exercise of the Powers vested in the President by Articles 99(1), 108(2), 108A(1), 113(1) and 114(1) of the 1995 Constitution of the Republic of Uganda, President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has, in pursuance of the goals of the NRM and Ugandans in general, made minor changes to the Cabinet.

He has appointed persons listed below as Vice President, Prime Minister, Cabinet Ministers, Ministers of State and Senior Presidential Advisors:

1. H.E. the Vice President ─ HON. KIWANUKA EDWARD SSEKANDI;

2. Rt. Hon. Prime Minister ─ DR. RUHAKANA RUGUNDA;

3. 1stDeputy Prime Minister & Deputy Leader of Gov’t Business in Parliament ─ GEN. MOSES ALI;

4. 2nd Deputy Prime Minister and Minister without Port-folio ─ HON. KIRUNDA KIVEJINJA;

5. Minister of Education and Sports ─ HON. MUSEVENI JANET KATAAHA;

6. Minister of the Presidency ─ HON. MBAYO ESTHER MBULAKUBUZA;

7. Minister in Charge of General Duties/Office of The Prime Minister  ─ HON. BUSINGYE MARY KAROORO OKURUT;

8. Minister of Disaster Preparedness & Refugees ─ HON. ONEK HILARY;

9. Government Chief Whip ─ HON. NANKABIRWA SENTAMU RUTH;

10. Minister of East African Affairs ─ MAJ. GEN.KAHINDA OTAFIIRE;

11. Minister of Security ─ HON.GEN. ELLY TUMWINE;

12. Minister of Defence and Veteran Affairs ─ HON. MWESIGE ADOLF;

13. Minister of Foreign Affairs  ─ HON. KUTESA

14. Minister of Internal Affairs ─ GEN. JEJE ODONGO;

15. Minister of Trade, Industry& Cooperatives ─ HON. KYAMBADDE

16. Minister of Finance and Economic Planning ─ HON. KASAIJA MATIA;

17. Minister of Energy and Minerals ─ HON. KITUTU MARY;

18. Minister of Tourism, Wildlife & Antiquities ─ HON. BUTIME TOM;

19. Minister of Local Government ─ HON. RAFAEL MAGYEZI;

20. Minister of Works and Transport ─ GEN. KATUMBA

21. Minister of Lands, Housing & Urban Development ─ HON. KAMYA BETTY;

22. Minister for Kampala and Metropolitan Affairs  ─ HON. AMONGI BETTY;

23. Minister of Health ─ DR. ACENG JANE;
24. Minister of Public Service ─ HON. MURULI MUKASA;

25. Minister of Justice & Constitutional Affairs ─ HON. KAMUNTU EPHRAIM;


27. Minister of Water & Environment ─ HON. CHEPTORIS

28. Minister for Karamoja Affairs ─ HON. BYABAGAMBI

29. Minister for Science, Technology and Innovation ─ DR. TUMWESIGYE ELIODA;

30. Minister of Gender, Labour & Social Affairs ─ HON. TUMWEBAZE FRANK;

31. Minister of Information, ICT &Communications ─ HON. NABAKOOBA JUDITH;

32. Minister of Agriculture, Animal Industry & Fisheries  ─ HON. SSEMPIJJA VINCENT


Office of the President:

1. Minister of State for Ethics and Integrity ─ HON. LOKODO SIMON;

2. Minister of State for Economic Monitoring ─ MRS. KAMUKAMA NAWE MOLLY;

Office of the Vice President:

3. Minister of State Vice President’s Office ─ HON. KASIRIVU BALTAZAH ATWOKI;

Office of the Prime Minister:

4. Minister of State for Relief and Disaster Preparedness ─ HON. ECWERU

5. Minister of State for Karamoja ─ HON. KIZIGE MOSES;

6. Minister of State for Bunyoro Affairs ─ HON. KIIZA ERNEST;

7. Minister of State for Luwero Triangle-Rwenzori ─ HON. GALABUZI DENNIS SSOZI;

8. Minister of State for Northern Uganda ─ HON. KWIYUUCWINY GRACE;

9. Minister of State for Teso Affairs ─ HON. AKIROR AGNES;

Ministry of Educationand Sports

10. Minister of State for Higher Education ─ DR. MUYINGO JOHN CHRYSOSTOM;

11. Minister of State for Primary Education, ─ HON. NANSUBUGA ROSEMARY SENINDE;

12. Minister of State for Sports ─ HON. OBUA DENIS HAMSON;

Ministry of East African Affairs

13. Minister of State for East African Affairs ─ HON. MAGANDA JULIUS WANDERA;

Ministry of Defence and Veteran Affairs

14. Minister of State for Defence ─ COL. ENGOLA OKELLO;

15. Minister of State for Veteran Affairs ─ HON. KIBAZANGA CHRISTOPHER;

Ministry of Foreign Affairs:

16. Minister of State for International Affairs ─ HON. ORYEM OKELLO;

17. Minister of State for Regional Affairs ─ DR. MATEKE PHELEMON;

Ministry of Internal Affairs

18. Minister of State for Internal Affairs ─ HON. OBIGA KANIA;

Ministry of Trade and Industry and Cooperatives:

19. Minister of State for Trade ─ HON. KAFABUSA WERIKHE MICHEAL;

20. Minister of State for Cooperatives ─ HON. GUME FREDRICK NGOBI;

Ministry of Finance, Planning & Economic Development:

21. Minister of State for Finance (General) ─ HON. AJEDRA GABRIEL GADISON ARIDRU;

22. Minister of State for Planning ─ HON. BAHATI DAVID;

23. Minister of State for Privatization and Investment ─ HON. ANITE EVELYN;

24. Minister of State for Micro- Finance ─ HON. KYEYUNE HARUNA KASOLO;

Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development:

25. Minister of State for Minerals ─ HON. ACHIENG SARAHOPENDI;

26. Minister of State for Energy ─ HON. D’UJANGA SIMON;

Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities:

27. Minister of State for Tourism ─ HON. KIWANDA GODFREY;

Ministry of Local Government

28. Minister of State for Local Government ─ HON. NAMUYANGU JENNIFFER;

Ministry of Works and Transport:

29. Minister of State for Works ─ HON. LOKERIS AIMAT PETER;

30. Minister of State for Transport ─ MRS. KABATSI JOY;

Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development:

31. Minister of State for Urban Development ─ HON. MUSUMBA ISAAC;

32. Minister of State for Lands ─ HON. NAMUGANZA PERSIS;

33. Minister of State for Housing ─ DR. BARYOMUNSI CHRIS;

Ministry of Kampala and Metropolitan Affairs:

34. Kampala Capital City Authority ─ HON. NAMUGWANYA BENNA;

Ministry of Health:

35. Minister of State for Health (General)  ─ HON. NABBANJA ROBINAH;

36. Minister of State for Primary Health Care ─ DR. MORIKU JOYCE KADUCU;

Ministry of Public Service:

37. Minister of State for Public Service ─ HON. KARUBANGA DAVID;

Ministry of Justice and Constitutional Affairs:

38. Deputy Attorney General ─ MR. KAFUUZI JACKSON;

Ministry of Water and Environment:

39. Minister of State for Water ─ HON. KIBUULE RONALD;

40. Minister of State for Environment ─ HON. ANYWAR BEATRICE ATIM;

Minis try of ICT

41. Minister of State for ICT and Communications ─ HON. OGWANG PETER;

Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development:

42. Minister of State for Youth and Children Affairs ─ MRS. NAKIWALA FLORENCE KIYINGI;

43. Minister of State for Gender and Culture ─ MS. MUTUUZO PEACE;

44. Minister of State for Labour, Employment and Industrial Relations ─ HON. MWESIGWA RUKUTANA;

45. Minister of State for the Elderly ⎼ and Disability

Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Husbandry and Fisheries

46. Minister of State for Agriculture ─ HON. BAGIIRE AGGREY;

47. Minister of State for Animal and Veterinary Affairs ─ HON. RWAMIRAMA BRIGHT;

48. Minister of State for Fisheries ─ MS. ADOA HELLEN.









SIGNED this ………………… of ………, in the Year of our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen.

Yoweri Kaguta Museveni

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