M7 Congratulates Trump upon Winning US Presidency
By Serestino Tusingwire
The President of Uganda Yoweri K Museveni has congratulated Donald J Trump the president elect for the United States of America upon winning the tight election against Hillary Clinton.
The President was speaking to his media team at the Sheraton Hotel in Addis Ababa shortly after attending the AU extra ordinary summit on African Capacity for Immediate Response To Crises volunteering nations (ACIRC) summit at the African Union
“I congratulate Mr. Trump on his election as the President of the United States of America. Elections in the US or any country are a matter for the people of that country.
“Our relationship with the United States will continue regardless of which leader or party is leading. I congratulate Mr. Trump once again and look forward to working with him as we have been working with the other leaders before him,” President Museveni said
Other African Presidents who have already Congratulated Trump include John Pombe Magufuli of Tanzania and Pierre Nkurunziza of Burundi.
Deborah Malac the US ambassador to Uganda has also already congratulated her next President.