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Ali Kirunda Kivejinja – Positions Held in Government, Biography, Net Worth, Family

Before his death, Kivejinja has been one of the wealthiest public servants and one of the richest men above 84 years in Uganda

As Uganda is still mourning the dead Hajji Ali Kirunda Kivejinja . Whose death appeared as a shocker to Ugandans, we have compiled for you his previous positions he held in the government. Remember, the second deputy Prime Minister and Minister without Portfolio, he was announced dead today Saturday 19th December 2020.

Here is his full work history with positions held in the government of Uganda since the NRM government took over power. In this, we are bringing to you his net worth, family and famous quotes from him.

Kirunda Kivejinja Biography

Ali Kirunda Kivejinja (born 12 June 1935 – 19 December 2020) and died on 19th December 2020, he was a veteran Ugandan politician and senior presidential advisor to the President of Uganda, Yoweri Museveni. He was the Second Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of East African Community Affairs in the Ugandan Cabinet. He was appointed to that position on 6 June 2016.


Kivejinja studied at the Kibuli Junior School and Busoga College Mwiri in Uganda and then took a pre-university course at Madras Christian College before obtaining a Bachelor of Science in Zoology at Delhi University on a Government of India scholarship.



Net Worth

Kivejinja’s net worth is estimated to be between  $6- $7 Million depending on the over 30 years he has been in the political field. And the investments he held in his life.


He died on the 19th of December 2020 and succumbed to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Positions Held in the Government From 1986 – 2020

Minister of Rehabilitation 1986

Minister of Transport and Communication 1987

Minister of Information 1988-89

Minister of State for Foreign Affairs 1991 – 1994

Minister of Works, Transport and Communication 1994-95

Minister Without Portfolio 1996-97

Minister in Charge of the Presidency 2003-2004

3rd Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Information and National Guidance 2006-2008

3rd Deputy Prime Minister and Minister and Minister of Internal Affairs 2008-2011

Senior Presidential Advisor in Charge of Veterans 2013 to date

2nd Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of East African Affairs 2016 – 2019

2nd Deputy Prime Minister and Minister Without Portfolio 2019 to date


UPDATE: Deputy Prime Minister Ali Kirunda Kivejinja Dead

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