His E(cellency the )ice PresidentRt. Hon. *pea+er of Parliaent#His ,ordship -he g. /hief "usticeRt. Hon. Prie Minister#Hon. Ministers#Hon. Mebers of Parliaent#-he Mebers of the 0iploatic /orp#0istinguished 1uests#,adies and 1entleen.
2n fulfillent of the /onstitutional re3uireent stipulated in article &%& 4&5 of the /onstitution of Uganda# 2 stand here to deliver the *tate of the 6ation ddress# $%&'. -his is not a ere constitutional ritual as soe people ay want to perceive it but accountability on particular 1overnent coitents since the last *tate of the 6ation ddress.