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17:58
17:58

Cabinet to Investigate UPDF Fisheries Protection Unit fishing community 1 1

A cabinet committee has been set up to investigate complaints against the Uganda Peoples Defense Forces (UPDF) Fisheries Unit since its inception in February 2017.
12:24
12:24

East African Standby Force Moots for Construction of Marine Rescue Centres 4 1

The force, formerly known as the Eastern Africa Standby Brigade, is one of the five regional forces for Peace Support Operations consisting of military, police and civilian component. Its member states include Uganda, Burundi, Comoros, Djibouti, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Seychelles, Somalia, Sudan and Uganda.
15:27
15:27

Opposition Condemns Deployment of Military Officers in Police police brutality 2 1

Ssemuju said that by appointing Army officers to head police directorates, President Museveni is encouraging militarization of the Police, which in turn could be disastrous for the country.
19:48
19:48

UPDF Recovers 30 Guns, Arrests 205 in Operation Restore Hope cattle theft 2 1 Top story

Captain Abert Arinaitwe, the 3rd Division spokesman, says the operation looks at illegal guns, cattle thefts and careless shooting among other security concerns.
11:07
11:07

UPDF Soldier Shoots Colleague, Two Civilians in Fort Portal lydia tumushabe 1

Lydia Tumushabe, the Rwenzori Region Police Spokesperson, says Tumuhimbise is wanted for shooting Sergeant Kenneth Mugisha, a soldier attached to Muhoti Barracks, Vincent Tuhaise and Kenneth Tafuga, both residents of Kyamukerege.
15:14
15:14

Kadaga Asks DGF to take interest in Military, Population Skirmishes parliament 2 1

The fishermen have repeatedly accused the soldiers of torture, brutality, extortion and burning their settlement, claims the army has repeatedly denied.
18:56
18:56

Gov't Denies Brutality Against Fishermen home 3

Last week, the Speaker of Parliament directed the Government to issue a statement in regards to allegations of torture, arrests and intimidation by the Uganda Peoples Defense Forces UPDF.
20:33
20:33

Government to Issue Guidelines on Fish Maw Trading parliament 1 4

The traders through their Secretary General Charles Tebandeke told the speaker that they were being denied their right to trade in fish maws yet they pay licenses to deal in the business.
16:22
16:22

UPDF Doctors Will Treat Bobi Wine in Makindye -Karemire election 1 2

The Uganda Peoples Defense Forces UPDF has said it will treat ailing Kyadondo East MP Kyagulanyi Ssentamu from within the Military facility unless doctors recommend otherwise.
15:24
15:24

Soldier Convicted For Gulu Shooting Seeks Trauma Counselling 1 1

Captain Ssekayita says Odaga never received counselling after being diagnosed with HIV, Hepatitis B and Diabetes last year during a selection to serve in a foreign mission in Somalia.
11:34
11:34

Elwelu Returns To Kasese, A Year After Raiding Omusinga's Palace 3

ince then, Elwelu had not stepped foot in Rwenzori region until on Saturday when he went to preside over the passing out of close to 2000 Local Defense Unit officers LDU at Hima Army Training School in Kavera Barracks.
16:15
16:15

Army Maintains Presence At Kayihura's Muyenga Home gen. kale kayihura 1 1

Some of the residents URN spoke to say that they have stopped using the route next to Kayihuras home and opted for longer routes because of the unusual deployment.
15:39
15:39

Gen Kashaka Wants Retirement Made Easier for Soldiers 2 1

Ugandas Defence Attache to Tanzania Major General Stephen Kashaka has said institutions like the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces UPDF cannot thrive if it has no exit door. Kashaka who is among 122 senior officers promoted recently by the Commander-in-Chief, President Yoweri Museveni.
10:42
10:42

ICC Free to Investigate Me - Elwelu updf reshuffles 1 1

New Land Forces commander, Major General Peter Elwelu, says the International Criminal Court ICC is free to investigate him in relation to the Kasese clashes that left at least 100 people dead.
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