Jessica Alupo is named new Vice President
President Museveni names new cabinet members, including Jessica Alupo as vice president. FILE PHOTO

In the much-anticipated cabinet list released by President Yoweri Museveni, retired Major Jessica Alupo has been named to the post of‌ ‌Vice‌ ‌President.

President Yoweri Museveni has finally released the much-awaited cabinet list with retired Major Jessica Alupo named the new Vice President.

Another surprising candidate in Robinah Nabbanja, the former State Minister for Health in charge of General Duties has been named the new Prime Minister replacing Dr Ruhakana Rugunda.

‘’I hereby inform the country that By virtue of the Authority given to the President of Uganda by Articles: 108(2), 108A(1), 113(1) and 114(1) of the 1995 Constitution of the Republic of Uganda, I hereby appoint H.E. the Vice President, Rt. Hon. Prime Minister, Honourable Cabinet Ministers and other Ministers as indicated below:

 Full list of Museveni’s new cabinet

1. H.E. the Vice President ─ HON. JESSICA ALUPO; (MAJ.RTD)

2. Rt. Hon. Prime Minister And Leader of Government Business in Parliament ─ HON. ROBINAH NABBANJA;

3. 1st Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for East African Community Affairs ─ HON. REBECCA KADAGA;

4. 2nd Deputy Prime Minister & Deputy Leader of Gov’t Business in Parliament ─ HON.GEN. MOSES ALI;

 5. 3rd Deputy Prime Minister and Minister without Port-folio ─ HON. LUKIA NAKADAMA;

6. Minister of Education and Sports ─ HON. MUSEVENI JANET KATAAHA

7. Minister, Office of the President (Presidency) ─ MS. MARIAM DHOKA BABALANDA

8. Minister, Office of the President (Security) ─ HON. JIM MUHWEEZI;

9. Minister, Office of the President Serviced by the State House Comptroller, in charge of Science, Technology and Innovation─ DR. MONICA MUSENERO

 10. Minister for Kampala Capital City and Metropolitan Affairs ─ HAJATI MISI KABANDA

11. Minister, Office of the Prime Minister (General Duties) ─ RT. HON. KASULE LUMUMBA

12. Government Chief Whip ─ HON. THOMAS TAYEBWA 

13. Minister, Office of the Prime Minister (Relief, Disaster Preparedness & Refugees ─ HON. ONEK HILARY;

14. Minister for Karamoja Affairs ─ HON. MARIA GORETTI 

KITUTU;

15. Minister of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries ─ HON. FRANK

 TUMWEBAZE; 

16. Attorney-General ─ MR. KIRYOWA KIWANUKA

17. Minister of Defence and Veterans Affairs ─ HON.VINCENT SSEMPIJJA BAMULANGAKI

18. Minister of Energy and Minerals Development ─ HON. RUTH NANKABIRWA

19. Minister of Finance, Planning And Economic Development ─ HON. MATIA KASAIJA

20. Minister of Foreign Affairs ─ HON. JEJE ODONGO;

21. Minister of Gender, Labour And Social Development ─ HON. BETTY AMONGI; 

22. Minister of Health ─ HON. DR. JANE ACENG;

23. Minister of Information, Communications Technology And National Guidance ─ DR. CHRIS BARYOMUNSI;

24. Minister of Internal Affairs ─ HON. KAHINDA OTAFIRE

25. Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs ─

26. Minister of Lands, Housing And Urban Development ─ HON. JUDITH NABAKOBA

27. Minister of Local Government ─ HON. RAPHAEL MAGYEZI

28. Minister of Public Service ─ HON. MURUULI MUKASA

29. Minister of Tourism, Wildlife And Antiquities. ─ HON. TOM BUTIME;

30. Minister of Trade, Industry and Cooperatives ─ MR. FRANCIS MWEBESA;

31. Minister of Water and Environment ─ HON. CHEPTORIS MANGUSHO 

32. Minister of Works and Transport ─ GEN. KATUMBA WAMALA

MINISTERS OF STATE:

Office of the President:

1. Minister of State, Office of the ─ HON. PETER OGWANG;

President (Economic Monitoring)    

2. Minister of State, Office of the ─ HON. AKELLO ROSE;

President (Ethics and Integrity)

Office of the Vice President:

3. Minister of State, Office of the Vice President ─ HON. MUTASINGWA DIANA NANKUNDA;

 Office of the Prime Minister:

4. Minister of State, Office of ─ HON. ANYAKUN ESTHER DAVINIA;

The Prime Minister (Relief, Disaster Preparedness and Refugees)      

5. Minister of State, Office of ─ HON. GRACE FREEDOM KWIYUCWINY

The Prime Minister (Northern Uganda) 

6. Minister of State, Office of the ─ HON. AGNES NANDUTU;

 Prime Minister (Karamoja)    

7. Minister of State, Office of the ─ MS. ALICE KABOYO; 

Prime Minister (Luwero Triangle -Rwenzori Region) 

8. Minister of State, Office of the ─ HON. NAMUYANGU KACHA JENNIFER

Prime Minister (Bunyoro Affairs) ;

9. Minister of State, Office of the ─ HON. DR. ONGALO- OBOTE

 Prime Minister (Teso Affairs) ;     

Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries

10. Minister of State for Agriculture, ─ HON. KYAKULAGA FRED BWIINO

Animal Industry and Fisheries ;

(Agriculture)     

11. Minister of State for Agriculture, ─ HON. RWAMIRAMA BRIGHT

Animal Industry and Fisheries ;

 (Animal Industry)

12. Minister of State for Agriculture, ─ HON. ADOA HELLEN;

 Animal Industry and Fisheries

 (Fisheries)

Ministry of Justice and Constitutional Affairs:

13. Deputy Attorney General ─ HON. KAFUUZI JACKSON;

Ministry of Defence and Veteran Affairs

14. Minister of State for Defence ─ HON. JACOB MARKSON OBOTH OBOTH;

And Veteran Affairs (Defence)  

15. Minister of State for Defence ─ HON. OLERU HUDA;

 And Veteran Affairs (Veteran Affairs)

Ministry of East African Affairs

16. Minister of State for ─ MR. MAGODE IKUYA; 

East African Affairs    

Ministry of Education and Sports

17. Minister of State for Education ─ HON.DR. JOHN CHRYSOSTOM MUYINGO 

And Sports (Higher Education) ;

18. Minister of State for Education ─ HON. DR. JOYCE KADUCU MORIKU   

And Sports (Primary Education) ;

19. Minister of State for Education ─ HON. OBUA DENIS HAMSON

And Sports (Sports) ; 

Ministry of Energy and Minerals Development:

20. Minister of State for Energy and ─ HON. OKASAI SIDRONIUS OPOLOT; 

Minerals Development (Energy)  

21. Minister of State for Energy and ─ HON. PETER LOKERIS;

 Minerals Development (Minerals)

Ministry of Finance, Planning & Economic Development:

22. Minister of State for Finance ─ HON. HENRY MUSAASIZI;

Planning and Economic Development (General Duties)       

23. Minister of State for Finance, ─ HON. AMOS LUGOLOOBI;

        Planning and Economic Development (Planning)

24. Minister of State for Finance, ─ HON. ANITE EVELYN;

Planning and Economic Development (Privatization and Investment)     

25. Minister of State for Finance, ─ HON. KYEYUNE HARUNA KASOLO;

 Planning and Economic Development (Micro-Finance)

Ministry of Foreign Affairs:

26. Minister of State for Foreign ─ HON. ORYEM OKELLO;

Affairs (International Affairs)  

27. Minister of State for Foreign ─ MR. JONH MULIMBA;

Affairs (Regional Affairs)      

Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development:

28. Minister of State for Gender, ─ HON. PEACE MUTUUZO;

Labour and Social Development

(Gender and Culture)    

29. Minister of State for Gender, ─ HON. NYIRABA SHITSI SARAH MATEKE;

Labour and Social Development (Youth and Children Affairs)     

30. Minister of State for Gender, ─ HON. OKELLO ENGOLA;

Labour and Social Development (Employment and Industrial  

Relations)      

31. Minister of State for Gender, ─ HON. HELLEN ASAMO;

 Labour and Social Development

(Disability Affairs)

32. Minister of State for Gender ─ HON. GIDUDU MAFAABI;

 Labour and Social Development

 (Elderly Affairs)

Ministry of Health:

33. Minister of State for Health ─ HON. BANGIRANA 

(General Duties) KAWOYA;

34. Minister of State for Health ─ HON. MARGARET MUHAANGA   

(Primary Health Care)   

Ministry of Information Communication Technology and National Guidance:

35. Minister of State for Information─ MS. JOYCE SSEBUGWAWO

        Communication Technology and National Guidance

Ministry of Internal Affairs:

36. Minister of State for ─ GEN. DAVID MUHOOZI;

Internal Affairs    

Ministry of Kampala Capital City and Metropolitan Affairs:

37. Minister of State for Kampala ─ MR. KABUYE KYOFATOGABYE;

  Capital City and Metropolitan      

Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development:

38. Minister of State for Lands, ─ HON. NAMUGANZA;

        Housing and Urban Development (Housing)   

39. Minister of State for Lands, ─ HON. OBIGA KANIA; 

Housing and Urban Development (Urban Development)      

40. Minister of State for Lands, Housing and Urban Development (Lands) ─ MR.SAM MAYANJA;

Ministry of Local Government:

41. Minister of State for ─ HON. VICTORIA RUSOKE;

 Local Government    

Ministry of Public Service:

42. Minister of State for ─ MS. GRACE MARY MUGASA

 Public Service     

Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities:

43. Minister of State for Tourism, ─ HON. MARTIN MUGARRA;

Wildlife and Antiquities      

Ministry of Trade, Industry and Cooperatives:

44. Minister of State for Trade, ─ HON. GUME FREDRICK NGOBI;

Industry and Cooperatives 

(Cooperatives)    

45. Minister of State for Trade, ─ HON. BAHATI DAVID; 

 Industry and Cooperatives      

        (Industry)

46. Minister of State for Trade, ─ HON. HARRIET NTABAAZI;

Industry and Cooperatives   

 (Trade) 

Ministry of Water and Environment:

47. Minister of State for Water ─ HON. BEATRICE ANYWAR; 

 And Environment (Environment)

48. Minister of State for Water ─ HON. AISHA SEKKINDI

       And Environment (Water)      

Ministry of Works and Transport:

49. Minister of State for Works ─ HON. MUSA ECHWERU;

And Transport (Works)      

50. Minister of State for Works ─ HON. FRED BYAMUKAMA 

And Transport (Transport)   

SPECIAL ENVOY:

1. RT. HON. DR. RUHAKANA RUGUNDA  – SPECIAL ENVOY FOR SPECIAL DUTIES, OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT

SENIOR PRESIDENTIAL ADVISORS:

1. HON. AMELIA KYAMBADDE – SENIOR PRESIDENTIAL ADVISOR – INDUSTRIES

2. HON. BETTY KAMYA   – SENIOR PRESIDENTIAL ADVISOR – LANDS

3. PROF. EPHRAIM KAMUNTU – SENIOR PRESIDENTIAL ADVISOR – ECONOMIC AND MANIFESTO IMPLEMENTATION

4. HON. SARAH KANYIKE  – SENIOR PRESIDENTIAL ADVISOR – KAMPALA

5. GEN. ELLY TUMWINE  – SENIOR PRESIDENTIAL ADVISOR – SECURITY

 NRM SECRETARIAT:

1. HON. RICHARD TODWONG – SECRETARY GENERAL NRM

2. HON. ROSE NAMAYANJA  – DEPTY SECRETARY GENERAL NRM

3. HON. OUNDO NEKESA  – NATIONAL TREASURER

        NRM

SIGNED this …………………..day of ………, in the Year of our Lord Two thousand Twenty One (2021).

Yoweri Kaguta Museveni

PRESIDENT AND CHAIRMAN OF THE

NATIONAL RESISTANCE MOVEMENT