According to H.E Gen. Ronnie Balya, Uganda’s Ambassador to South Sudan, the relationship btn Uganda and South Sudan is unquestionable. This is due to the geo political, strategic values, importance, significance and the strong historical ties, vibrant diplomatic relations and flourishing trade btn the two countries.
As the members of the East African Community (EAC), Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) and the Nile Basin Initiative (NBI) which automatically prove that Uganda and South Sudan also share a strong cultural, economic and political influence.
This has led both countries for the first time to organize a Joint Business Forum where Ugandans and South Sudanese will have a symposium and exhibition.
The joint business forum will take place in Juba between 18th-21st, July 2022 under the theme ‘Enhancing Bilateral Trade and Investment through Industrialization and Infrastructure Development.