Names:   Janet Kataaha Museveni
Date of Birth: 24th June, 1948
Place of Birth:  Ntungamo District
Marital Status:  Married to Mr. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni in 1973. They have 4 children and 12 grand children
Profession:  Educationist
Academic: Bachelor of Education, Makerere University Diploma in Early Childhood Development from – Sweden


  • Supportive role to the President
  • Hon Minister for Karamoja Affairs
  • Member of Parliament for Ruhaama County Ntungamo District.

Involved in the following organizations which she initiated:

  • First Lady of the Republic of Uganda, 1986
  • Founder and Patron UWESO, 1986
  • Founder and Patron Uganda Youth Forum, 1992
  • Founder and Patron NSARWU, 1994
  • Member – Organization of African First Ladies Against AIDS (OAFLA) since 2003 and head of the OAFLA Uganda Chapter

Good Will Ambassador – Safe Motherhood Uganda
National Champion – Elimination of Mother To Child Transmission of HIV (eMTCT)