The Cabinet

According to Article 111(1) of the Constitution of Uganda, "there shall be a Cabinet which shall consist of the President, the Vice President and such number of Ministers as may appear to the President to be reasonably necessary for the efficient running of the State."

On 27th May 2011, H.E. President Yoweri Museveni, acting in pursuance of the powers conferred upon him by Articles 113(2) and 114(3) of the Constitution of the Republic of Uganda (1995), appointed a new Cabinet of the Government of the Republic of Uganda as follows:

President and Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces – H.E. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni

Vice President – H.E. Edward Kiwanuka Ssekandi

Cabinet Ministers:

1. Prime Minister and Leader of Government Business – John PatrickAmama Mbabazi

2. 1st Deputy Prime Minister & Minister of Public Service – Henry Kaijura Muganwa

3. 2nd Deputy Prime Minister & Deputy Leader of Government Business in Parliament – Gen. Moses Ali

4. Minister of Foreign Affairs – Sam Kutesa

5. Minister in-charge of Presidency – Frank Tumwebaze

6. Minister of Security – Wilson Muruuli Mukasa

7. Minister of Defense – Dr. Crispus Kiyonga

8. Minister of Justice & Constitutional Affairs – Kahinda Otafiire

9. Minister of Finance, Planning & Economic Development – Maria Kiwanuka

10. Minister of Internal Affairs – Gen. Aronda Nyakairima

11. Minister for Karamoja – Janet Museveni

12. Minister in-charge of General Duties /Office of the Prime Minister – Tarsis Kabwegere

13. Minister of Agriculture, Animal Industry & Fisheries – Tress Bucyanayandi

14. Minister of Disaster Preparedness and Refugees – Eng. Hilary Onek

15. Minister of Education & Sports – Jessica Arupo

16. Minister of Energy & Minerals – Irene Muloni

17. Minister of Information & National Guidance – Rose Namayanja

18. Minister of Works & Transport – Eng. James Abraham Byandaala

19. Attorney General – Peter Nyombi

20. Minister of Gender, Labour & Social Affairs – Mary Karooro Okurut

21. Minister of Trade & Industry – Amelia Kyambadde

22. Minister of Water & Environment – Ephraim Kamuntu

23. Minister of Lands, Housing and Urban Development – Daudi Migereko

24. Minister of Health – Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda

25. Minister of ICT – John Nasasira

26. Minister of Local Government – Adolf Mwesigye

27. Minister of Tourism & Wildlife – Maria Mutagamba

28. Minister Without Portfolio - Richard Todwong

29. Government Chief Whip – Justine Kasule

State Ministers:

Office of the President

1. Minister of State for Economic Monitoring – Henry Banyenzaki

2. Minister of State for Ethics & Integrity – Fr. Simon Lokodo

Office of the Vice President

3. Minister of State Vice President’s Office – Vincent Nyanzi

Office of the Prime Minister

4. Minister of State for Northern Uganda – Rebecca Amuge Otengo

5. Minister of State for Karamoja – Barbara Oundo Nekesa

6. Minister of State for Luweero Triangle – Sarah Kataike

7. Minister of State for Teso Affairs – Christine Amongin Aporu

8. Minister of State for Bunyoro Affairs – Ernest Kiiza

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

9. Minister of State for International Affairs – Henry Okello Oryem

10. Minister of State for Regional Affairs – Asuman Kiyingi

Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Husbandry and Fisheries

11. Minister of State for Agriculture – Zerubabel Mijumbi Nyiira

12. Minister of State for Fisheries – Ruth Nankabirwa

13. Minister of State for Animal Industry – Bright Rwamirama

Ministry of Education and Sports

14. Minister of State for Sports – Charles Bakabulindi

15. Minister of State for Primary Education – Dr. Kamanda Bataringaya

16. Minister of State for Higher Education – Dr. John Chrysostom Muyingo

Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development

17. Minister of State for Energy – Simon D’Ujanga

18. Minister of State for Minerals – Peter Lokeris

Ministry of Finance, Planning & Economic Development

19. Minister of State for Finance (General) – Fred Omach

20. Minister of State for Planning – Matia Kasaija

21. Minister of State for Investment – Gabriel Ajedra

22. Minister of State for Privatization – Aston Kajara

23. Minister of State for Micro-Finance – Caroline Amali Okao

Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development

24. Minister of State for Gender & Culture – Rukia Isanga Nakadama

25. Minister of State for Labour, Employment & Industrial Relations – Mwesigwa Rukutana

26. Minister of State for Elderly & Disability – Sulaiman Madada

Ministry of Health

27. Minister of State for Health (General) – Elioda Tumwesigye

28. Minister of State for Primary Health Care – Sarah Opendi

Ministry of Lands, Housing & Urban Development

29. Minister of State for Housing – Sam Engola

30. Minister of State for Urban Development – Rosemary Najjemba

Ministry of Tourism, Trade & Industry

31. Minister of State for Trade – David Wakikoona

32. Minister of State for Tourism – Agnes Akiror

33. Minister of State for Industry – James Mutende

Ministry of Water & Environment

34. Minister of State for Water – Betty Atuku Bigombe

35. Minister of State for Environment – Flavia Nabugera Munaaba

36. Minister of State for Lands – Aidah Nantaba

Ministry of Works & Transport

37. Minister State for Transport – Stephen Chemoiko Chebrot

38. Minister of State for Works – John Byabagambi

Other Ministries

39. Minister of State for Defense – Jeje Odongo

40. Minister of State for Internal Affairs – James Baba

41. Minister of State / Deputy Attorney General Ministry of Justice & Constitutional Affairs – Fred Ruhindi

42. Minister of State for Communication (ICT) – Nyombi Thembo

43. Minister of State for Local Government – Alex Onzima

44. Minister of State for Public Service – Sezi Mbaguta

45. Minister of State for East African Affairs – Shem Bageine

46. Minister of State for Youth and Children Affairs - Ronald Kibule