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13:52
13:52

Uganda To Resume Fresh Burundi Peace Talks regional security 1 4

The talks, scheduled to kick off on December 28, will be chaired by President Yoweri Museveni, who was appointed mediator by the East African Community, and held in Arusha, Tanzania.
18:28
18:28

UPDF to Spend UGX16bn on South Sudan Operations 1 2 Top story

A breakdown of the items where the money will be spent include: hot meals 7.1billion Shillings, dry rations 684million, fuel and lubricants for land forces 827million, vehicle maintenance 600million, protective gear like body armour and helmets 3.9million and others.
16:58
16:58

Military Secret Spending Swells Again Despite Protest From MPs 1 3 Top story

The classified budget of the Ministry of Defence has increased from 342billion Shillings to 607billion Shillings amidst concerns from legislators that the money might be diverted to finance campaigns for the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) candidates during the 2016 general election.
18:34
18:34

Parliament Approves Premier Rugunda 3

Parliament today approved Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda as the new Prime Minister of Uganda with 217 legislators voting in favour of his appointment. Only four MPs voted against the motion moved by vice president Edward Ssekandi, 12 days after Dr Rugunda was appointed to replace Amama Mbabazi who was dropped from cabinet.
09:10
09:10

Defence Ministry to Seek More Funds for UPDF Stay in South Sudan ministry of defence 4 Top story

Kiyonga noted that currently there are troops being deployed in South Sudan under IGAD citing those of Kenya and Ethiopia which he said UPDF has to first harmonize with. “Once we know they are in place and effective, then our troops will return and that means therefore we will have to continue to do some additional expenditure in order to sustain our forces in South Sudan”, Kiyonga noted.
08:07
08:07

Kiyonga Names Rwenzori Attack Victims rwenzori attacks 2

Defence Minister Dr Crispus Kiyonga on Thursday presented to parliament a list of civilians, police personnel and soldiers killed during the weekend attacks in Bundibugyo, Kasese and Ntoroko districts.
13:06
13:06

Defense Minister to Parliament: Africa Must Learn to Defend Itself 3

This morning, Kiyonga tabled a motion in parliament under Article 210 (b) and section 40 of the UPDF Act 2005 seeking approval for the deployment of UPDF troops in South Sudan.
07:36
07:36

Kiyonga: Uganda Ready for Talks with ADF rebel groups 3

Defence Minister Crispus Kiyonga has told Parliament that government is ready to hold dialogue with the Allied Defence Forces.
19:03
19:03

M23 Talks Halted For A Week m23 rebel movement 2

It came after Runiga was sacked from the leadership of the rebel group and replaced him with Betrand Bisimwa.
10:03
10:03

42 FDC Youths Arrested in Kasese kasese by-elections

At least 42 members of the Forum for Democratic (FDC) party are detained at Kabarole Central Police Station under heavy guard after being arrested in a night raid in Kasese town.
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