President Mohamud Tours Military Equipment manufacturing facilities
A delegation led by President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud Tuesday toured the Nakasongola area where the Luwero factory is located, which produces equipment for the Ugandan military.
The president commended tangible progress in promoting local industries which can set an example for other countries in the region.
Mr. Mohamud said that the consultation measures of the people and the government of Uganda are encouraging the countries of the region and the creativity of the people of the Horn of Africa.
President Hassan Sheikh also pointed out that the Somali people living in Uganda and the region as a whole have an active role in business and industrial production in the region.
He called on the government of Somalia to support the development of economic infrastructure, business and economic development of our country.
President Mohamud was accompanied by the Minister of Foreign Affairs Abshir Omar Huruse, the Minister of Defense Abdulkadir Mohamed Nur, the Minister of Trade, Gabriel Abdirashid, and members of the People’s Assembly, the Director General of the Presidency Hussein Sheikh and the Somali Ambassador to Uganda Ali Mohamed Mohamud.