Cabinet of Uganda

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According to Section 111 of the 1995 Constitution of Uganda, as amended in 2005, "There shall be a Cabinet which shall consist of the President, the Vice President, the Prime Minister and such number of Ministers as may appear to the President to be reasonably necessary for the efficient running of the State."[1]

There are 32 Cabinet ministers and 50 Ministers of State in the Cabinet of Uganda (2021 to 2026).[2] Below is a list of members of the Ugandan cabinet as of 9 June 2021.[3]

Cabinet ministers[edit]

Prime Minister and Leader of Government Business in Parliament

First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for East African Community Affairs

Second Deputy Prime Minister and Deputy Leader of Government Business in Parliament

Third Deputy Prime Minister and Minister without Portfolio

Minister of Education and Sports

Minister of Public Service

Ministry of Trade, Industry and Cooperatives

Minister of Internal Affairs

Minister of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries

Minister of Finance, Planning and Economic Development

Minister of Foreign Affairs

Minister of Health

Minister of Works and Transport

Minister of Lands, Housing and Urban Development

Minister of Water and Environment

Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs

Attorney General

Minister of Defence and Veterans Affairs

Minister of Local Government

Minister for Karamoja Affairs

Minister of Energy and Minerals

Minister of Information and Communications Technology

Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation

Minister in Charge of General Duties in the Office of the Prime Minister

Minister of Disaster Preparedness and Refugees

Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities

Minister of the Presidency

Minister of Security

Chief Cabinet Whip

Minister of Gender, Labour and Social Development

Minister of Kampala Capital City Authority

Ministers of state[edit]

Below is a list of the current Ministers of State of Uganda:[3]

Minister of State for Economic Monitoring

State Minister for Ethics and Integrity

Minister of State in the Office of the Vice President

State Minister for Disaster Preparedness and Refugees

State Minister for Northern Uganda

State Minister for Karamoja

State Minister for Luweero Triangle nd Rwenzori Region

State Minister for Teso Affairs

State Minister for Bunyoro Affairs

State Minister for East African Community Affairs

State Minister for Agriculture

State Minister for Fisheries

State Minister for Animal Industry

State Minister for Defence

State Minister for Veterans Affairs

State Minister for Higher Education

State Minister for Primary Education

State Minister for Sports

State Minister for Energy

State Minister for Minerals

State Minister of Finance for General Duties

State Minister of Finance for Planning

State Minister of Finance for Investment and Privatization

State Minister of Finance for Microfinance

State Minister for Transport

State Minister for Works

State Minister for Water Resources

State Minister for the Environment

State Minister for Housing

State Minister for Urban Planning

State Minister for Lands

State Minister of Health for General Duties

State Minister of Health for Primary Care

Deputy Attorney General

State Minister for Trade

State State Minister for Cooperatives

State Minister for Kampala Capital City Authority

State Minister of Foreign Affairs for International Affairs

State Minister of Foreign Affairs for Regional Affairs

State Minister for Local Government

State Minister for Tourism

State Minister for Information Technology and Communications

State Minister for Gender and Culture

Minister of State for Youth and Children Affairs

State Minister for Labor, Employment and Industrial Relations

State Minister for the Elderly

State Minister for the Disabled

State Minister of Internal Affairs

State Minister for Public Service

See also[edit]


  1. ^ (WIPO (15 February 2006). "Constitution Of The Republic Of Uganda As At 15 February 2006". Geneva: World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO). Retrieved 9 November 2016.
  2. ^ Godfrey Olukya (9 June 2021). "Uganda's president appoints 82 ministers". Ankara, Turkey: Anadolu Agency © 2021. Retrieved 9 June 2021.
  3. ^ a b Daily Monitor (8 June 2021). "Full cabinet list: Jessica Alupo New Vice President". Daily Monitor. Kampala. Retrieved 9 June 2021.