President Yoweri Museveni, has arrived in neighboring Rwanda to attend the 26th Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM).
Museveni travelled by road through the Katuna border point.
H.E Yoweri Museveni at Gatuna Border en route to Rwanda ahead Of CHOGM.
At the Gatuna border, Museveni was warmly welcomed by mostly Rwandan immigration officials who lined up and cheered him.
Museveni departs for Rwanda.
On the Ugandan side of the border, locals had waited for the president along the road, but he didn’t stop over to greet them.
CHOGM was due to be held in 2020 but has been delayed twice due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
President Museveni boarding his flight to Kigali on Thursday morning
Prince Charles is representing the Queen, the head of CHOGM, at the Meeting.
The UK Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, will also hand over the role of chair-in-office of the Commonwealth to the President of Rwanda, Paul Kagame.
The Meeting, which commenced on Monday, June 20, will end on Saturday, June 25.