Ruhakana Rugunda

10th Prime Minister of Uganda

Ruhakana Rugunda (born 7 November 1947) is a Ugandan politician. He has been Prime Minister of Uganda since 2014 under President Yoweri Museveni. He served as Uganda's Minister of Foreign Affairs from 1994 to 1996 and as Minister of Internal Affairs from 2003 to 2009. He also served as the Permanent Representative to the United Nations from 2009 to 2011 and Minister of Health from 2013 to 2014.[1]

Ruhakana Rugunda
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10th Prime Minister of Uganda
Assumed office
18 September 2014
PresidentYoweri Museveni
Preceded byAmama Mbabazi
Personal details
Born (1947-11-07) 7 November 1947 (age 75)
Kabale, Uganda
Political partyNational Resistance Movement
Spouse(s)Jocelyn Rugunda
Alma materMakerere University
University of Zambia
University of California,


  1. Newvision, Reporter (19 September 2014). "Ruhakana Rugunda New Prime Minister". New Vision (Kampala). Archived from the original on 10 May 2015. Retrieved 19 September 2014.