Breaking

Archive

Dec 23 results
12:39
12:39

UPDF To Construct Multibillion Museum in Katonga Swamp 5 2

Gen. Kuteesa said that since Katonga is key to almost all military interventions that have taken place in Uganda, there was need to set up a museum there to remind Ugandans of their past.
10:36
10:36

LDU Jailed Three-Years for Shooting Colleague Dead local defence unit 3 2 Top story

During the hearing, prosecution led by Capt. Ketigan Mugisha told the military court at Kakiri barracks on Tuesday while on duty at a Chinese factory together with Mamuli Atanansi in Namanve in Mukono district; Musuya cleaned his firearm without applying safety, which to the death of his colleague.
08:53
08:53

Gen Elwelu's Promotion Stirs Mixed Reactions in Kasese kasese district 6

Elwelu became a household name in 2016, when, as the commander of the second division based in Rwenzori region, masterminded the raid on Rwenzururu Kingdoms Buhikira Palace which culminated into the death of more than 100 people.
17:47
17:47

UPDF Beefs Up Deployment in Apaa Township apaa land crisis 1

Several soldiers from the 4th Division headquarters in Gulu have been stationed in a detach set up at Juka Trading Center, some 3 Kilometers North of Apaa Town.
18:41
18:41

Kasese Fish Traders Accuse UPDF of Harassment 3

The UPDF established a checkpoint at Kikorongo roundabout in Lake Katwe Sub County to crack down on fishermen dealing in immature fish. Kikorongo has since become the main checkpoint for all fish heading to the Uganda-DRC border Market of Mpondwe and also fish destined to Democratic Republic of Congo.
19:00
19:00

Gen. Muhoozi: Uganda Facing Increased Foreign Security Threats 2 1

Speaking in Gulu 4th Division Military barracks on Wednesday, Gen. Muhoozi said the spectrum of urban crimes is becoming a big headache to the Police and the Intelligence which explains why the military is often called to reinforce. He said some of the security threats are delivered through social media while others target post conflict vulnerability in the region.
20:09
20:09

HRW Faults Gov't for Failure to Investigate 2016 Kasese Killings rwenzururu kingdom 1

Maria Burnett, the East Africa director at HRW says it is an act of impunity for the government not to have some military officials involved in the operation tried in courts of law since it gives them a leeway to abuse their power again.
20:45
20:45

Hearing of Case against UPDF MPs Fails to Take Off 2 1

The panel of the constitutional court is comprised of the Deputy Chief Justice, Alfonso Owiny-Dollo and Justices Egonda Ntende, Hellen Obura and Ezekiel Muhanguzi. He adjourned court to September 19th when the hearing will start hearing the matter that has been pending for the last eight years.
19:37
19:37

Kitgum District OWC Coordinator Sacked

Obwoyas sacking follows last months meeting between Salim Saleh, the Chief coordinator OWC and Kitgum district officials. During the meeting, the leaders accused Obwoya of mismanaging the programme and intimidating beneficiaries.
19:33
19:33

UPDF Soldier Charged for Shooting Minor, Remanded 3

Ndyanabo was remanded by the Unit Disciplinary Committee of the 309 Brigade in Hima during a sitting at Kogere Cell, Rukoki Ward of Nyamwamba Division. He is accused of shooting to death one Nelson Kule, using his SMG 56-4502296 gun on Friday night.
18:24
18:24

Grenade Discovered in Kasese uganda police force 4 1

Godfrey Baluku, a cobbler, says that when he reported for work, he saw a suspicious object on the ground and alerted the police
07:55
07:55

Two Held For Illegal Possession of Firearms security in kasese 2

According to Tusingwire, Police is working with Uganda Peoples Defense Forces UPDF to ascertain how the suspects got the fire arms.
07:17
07:17

UPDF Takes Over Kilembe Mines Security security in kasese 3 1

The Kasese Deputy Resident District Commissioner, Aminadab Muhindo, says UPDF has taken over the security of the mines to counter any security threats that may arise from the Democratic Republic of Congo DRC.
18:48
18:48

60 Unexploded Ordinances Isolated In Acholi 3

Some are believed to have failed to explode after they were dropped during battles between government troops and rebel Lords Resistance Army LRA while others were hidden in underground arms caches.
10:29
10:29

Tears of Joy as UPDF Trainee Pilot Reunites With His Sister Abducted by LRA amnesty commission 1 2

Abang was abducted by the rebels from Panjok village in Minakulu town in Oyam district together with her three siblings.
11:40
11:40

UPDF to Drop Universal Camouflage for Digital Combat Uniform updf soldiers 2 Top story

Recent criticisms by the international community had dented the UPDF image as M23 rebels clad in UCP fought in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The now defeated rebels had an outfit almost similar to the UPDF camouflage.
18:15
18:15

UPDF To Retire 1300 Soldiers 1 2 Top story

He notes that government has decided to retire soldiers who have reached mandatory retirement to provide room for fresh blood to takeover.
10:09
10:09

Panic Grips Teso After Warning Letter Allegedly Sent by LRA amuria district 1

Parts of Teso are in a state of alarm after a letter allegedly sent by the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) rebels threatening to strike the region this month. The letter is reported to have been dropped to Obalanga trading centre in Obalanga sub-region Amuria district, the place LRA first attacked on 15th June 2003.
10:04
10:04

ISO Boss Charged, Sent to Military Prison negligence of duty

Maj. Herbert Muramagi, the Director of the Internal Security Organisation (ISO) in charge of Marine; was charged before the General Court Martial with alleged conduct prejudicial to good order and discipline before the General Court Martial in Makindye, Kampala.
11:00
11:00

Walter Ochora Family Appeals for Government Help joseph kony 1 1

Ochora, the former Gulu District Chairman passed on in March 2011 after a short illness. Three years after his Death, his family lives in uncertainty, and his children are dropping out of school while the parents are languishing in poverty.
Dec 23 results