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13:42
13:42

Environmentalists Want UPDF Involved in River Rwizi Restoration Drive general manager 2

Godfrey Baryomunsi, the Mbarara district vice chairperson, says the degradation has been worsened by corruption and lack of sufficient man power to protect wetlands.
11:52
11:52

UPDF: We Budgeted for Newly Promoted Officers financial year 1 Top story

The Defense and Veterans Affairs State Minister, Sam Engola also said they have enough money for the promoted officers and will not require additional funding.
14:35
14:35

Angry Residents Kill Constable, Injure Commander updf 3

Taremwa was killed during a joint operation by Police, Uganda Peoples Defense Forces and other sister agencies against illegal immigrants in Kpele village in the wee hours of this morning
13:37
13:37

Family Questions Contradicting Postmortem Reports soldier 2

The Rwenzori Region Police Spokesperson, Lydia Tumushabe, says that after the first postmortem, some substances suspected to be poison were found in the deceaseds body prompting the police pathologist to send them to the Government Analytical Lab in Kampala for further analysis
15:03
15:03

Prosecution Concludes Submission in Kitatta Case uganda people

Mugisha told the General Court Martial chaired by Lt General Andrew Gutti that they only wanted to present the investigating Officer in addition to the four state witnesses who testified against the accused. He however, said they discovered that his testimony was similar to four witnesses and therefore decided to close their submissions.
18:24
18:24

Deputy CDF Flags off Ugandan Delegation to Post Exercise in Tanzania kenya 1 1 Top story

In his speech, Mbadi said the exercise will help EAC member states to tighten their grip on terrorism, piracy, and readiness to address disaster outbreaks.
14:01
14:01

Soldier Dies In House Fire mbarara

A UPDF soldier told URN on condition of anonymity that they found the deceased burnt beyond recognition this morning in a grass thatched hut he has been using at the water treatment plant.
18:33
18:33

UPDF Soldier Held Over Gun Misuse police 1 1 Top story

Mukungu, who claims to have returned from a Peace Keeping Mission in the Democratic of Congo-DRC, is accused of using his firearm to terrorize residents. His arrest comes a week after Soo Jun, the manager of Skyfat Leather industries lost Shillings 15 million to thugs at gun point in rock village.
07:04
07:04

CBS Journalist Survives Death In Armed Robbery investigation 1 Top story

Jacob Kkule, the Masaka District Police Commander, says they responded instantly and managed to recover Tomusanges car, which was abandoned at the crime scene. He reveals that police have also recovered two bullet cartridges from the scene to aide their investigations.
07:17
07:17

Makerere Panics with Incomplete Stadium as World Netball Games Draw Closer updf 2 Top story

Despite the effort being made by UPDF engineers to ensure the facility is ready, a highly placed source in the university, said they may present an incomplete structure for the 3rd edition of the World University Netball championships given the remaining time.
16:00
16:00

Soldier Drowns in NWSC Dam sub county 1

Corporal Charles Omony, a soldier attached to the UPDF guard battalion in Gulu infantry barracks met his death while fishing in Oyitino-1 valley dam on Monday afternoon.
17:46
17:46

Over 350 UPDF Soldiers To Be Deployed On Lake Kyoga village 2 1

Sam Kigula, the chairperson of Lake Kyoga Integrated Management Organization, an Umbrella body for all districts that share the Lake, says they petitioned President, Yoweri Museveni for additional deployment given the fact that the Lake is shared by 11 districts.
15:43
15:43

Gen. Odongo Directs Immigration Academy to Include ICT Training investigation 1 2 Top story

Dr. Benon M. Mutambi, the Internal Affairs Ministry Permanent Secretary, said they had expected over 50 officers to attend the training but majority of them dropped out leaving the 22 officers. She said the minister will redeploy the officers since they have acquired extra skills, which should be utilized.
12:58
12:58

General Court Martial Tries Soldier Over Gulu Shootings people 1

Lance Corporal, Geoffrey Odaga faces three counts of murder, one count of attempted murder and aggravated robbery.
12:45
12:45

Police Management to Discuss Changes in Community Policing Program resident 3 1

Kasingye says police will only intervene and conduct meetings to deliberate on possible solutions when there are serious issues. However, the force will continue deploying patrol vehicles in black spots basing on information from the LCs.
07:23
07:23

UPDF Soldiers Shoot Fisherman to Death sub county 3 1 Top story

Carol Nanyondo, the Kyamuswa County Member of Parliament has asked the soldiers to stop the extra judicial killings. He asks the soldiers to arrest the errant fishermen and take them to court for prosecution.
10:09
10:09

UPDF to Promote Physical Fitness Training jinja 2

Maj. Gen. James Nakibus Lakara, the Commandant of the Uganda Rapid Deployment Capability Center-URDCC who represented the Chief of Defense Forces, urged the trainees to train their colleagues on the health benefits of physical fitness without hesitation.
15:08
15:08

Police Sacco Rumor: Officers Withdraw Savings investigation 1

Henry Kalulu, the Exodus Sacco chairperson also said its okay for officers to withdraw their money if they sense any insecurity.
12:09
12:09

Apac MP Race: FDC Rejects UPC Proposed Alliance apac district 2

According to Nandala, teaming up with UPC will be like partnering with the ruling National Resistance Movement-NRM party.
07:41
07:41

Soldier Held Over Murder sub county 3 3 Top story

The Kiira Region Police Commander, Onesmus Mwesigwa, says they are holding Nyangas for murder. He also says they are holding two other suspects in relation to the murder of Oguli and Mbazi.
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