By Carol Namala
Government is introducing an electronically controlled system that will enable applicants for Visa, and work permits to submit applications.
The commissioner, Immigration Control at the ministry of Internal Affairs Namara Anthony says applicants will be able to submit application through the Uganda e-immigration web portal and get their Visas without a hustle adding that this can be don from anywhere in the World.
Namara says the new system will improve efficiency and effectiveness, promote accountability and ease communication between agencies.
He adds that the same system will also be in position to give feedback to the applicant and can be accessed on the website www.visas.immigration.go.ug. He says the immigration department will be able to receive and process the applications electronically by July this year.