President Obiang Nguema Mbasogo of Equatorial Guinea, is in Uganda on a two day state visit at the invitation of President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni.

He was this afternoon formally received by his host President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni at State House, Entebbe, who accorded him full state honors including a 21-gun salute.

At the formal welcome ceremonies, the visiting Equatorial Guinea Head of State inspected a guard of honor mounted by a detachment of the Uganda People’s Defense Forces while the Uganda Police band played the national anthems of Equatorial Guinea and Uganda.