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Netherlands Hands Over UPDF Legal Training Centre Uganda 2 1 Top story

The MOU signed in 2015 with UPDF involved offering undisclosed amounts of financial aid to boost the construction of the Jinja based UPDF LTC which would in turn offer legal courses to AMISOM troop contributing countries.
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Army Chief Warns Drivers, Store Keepers on Drunkenness people 3 2 Top story

Brig Ronald Bigirwa, the Commandant of the UPDF Service Brigade made the appeal while presiding over the graduation of 50 drivers and 52 store men at the UPDF School of Supply and Transport-SOST in Jinja district on Friday.
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Government Sponsorships Favour Male Students –Mak Professors education 2 6 Top story

They argue that that the affirmative action policy which awarded 1.5 bonus points to girls qualifying to enter public universities, remains insufficient to address equity issues, especially in science-related courses. As a result, they say, the current government merit scholarship for students in higher education is heavily bent in favour of male students.
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Clashes As Truck Kills Boda Boda Cyclist in Jinja accident 2 1

The cyclists from Mafubira Sub County in Jinja district blocked Jinja-Kamuli high way disrupting traffic for close to two hours.
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USA Trains UPDF in Civil Military Operations team 2 1

The Officers are being equipped with skills in observance of human rights of children, women, journalists and other special groups during peace support operations both within and outside the country.
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Seven Arrested for Stealing Bitumen home 1

The suspects are alleged to have stolen the drums of bitumen from the contractor’s quarry located in Mutelele Sub County, Bugiri District on June 15th and later fled. They were however arrested on Monday.
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Poor Implementation of Military Principles Affecting UPDF-Brig. Kyazze education 1 2

Kyazze noted that most soldiers train in various courses but fail to implement the skills in their daily activities, which undermines professionalism of the force.
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EAC States Asked to Embrace Joint Military Trainings people 2 1

Speaking at the graduation ceremony of 64 officers who underwent a four months’ instructors’ course of intake 30/2019, at junior command and Staff College in Jinja district on Saturday, Byarugaba argues that, joint trainings contribute to brotherhood within the forces that will selflessly lookout for their neighbours when cases of insecurity arise.
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US Army Asked to Support UPDF in Civil Military Operations community 3 1

Brig. Innocent Oula said that the UPDF needs a training of trainers course in civil-military operations and disaster management which will boost the forces capability to extend the same to its troops handling peace support operations.
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Logistical Challenges Hindering Training of UPDF Drivers jinja 2 1

Col. Amos Rutaremwa, the Commandant of the School, says the school was curved out the Magamaga based school of Engineering and Logistics in 2013 with the aim of increasing professionalism among UPDF drivers.
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Police Enrolls 100 Detectives for Law Diploma at LDC course 1

Forty six detectives were picked from police stations in different region in the country while the remaining 56 are from the CID headquarters Kibuli.
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300 Makerere Students Irregularly Awarded Marks member 1 Top story

In his October 8th letter to the 1st Deputy Vice Chancellor Dr. Okello Ogwang, the Academic Registrar Alfred Masikye Namoah notes that there was generally poor performance of students in course EHR 3102 Critical Thinking, a course unit under Bachelor of Ethics and Human Rights for semester one in the 2017/18 academic year.
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BOU Didn't Blow UGX 478B in Crane Bank Take Over-Mutebile uganda 1 1 Top story

First, the BOU did not take Shs 478 billion from an undisclosed account. The BOU provided a loan to Crane Bank and this money came from the BOUs own resources. The BOU is a Central Bank and like any other Central Bank it can create financial assets and liabilities. In this case the BOU created a financial asset the loan to Crane Bank which was matched by an equivalent liability an increase in the money supply.
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NRM Postpones Primary Elections in New Districts electoral commison 1 Top story

The Deputy NRM Electoral Commission Chairperson, Dr. John Arimpa Kigyagi, told URN about Shillings 920million is needed to conclude the entire process. He says that money is needed to print ballot papers, purchase ballot boxes, and cater for transport and the human resource.
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Human Rights Activists Ask Police Boss to Treat Shooting Victim sub county

Isaac Okalebo, the Executive Director of Human Rights Initiative Palisa Branch, says Shillings 2.5 million is needed to operate on Okia whose leg was shuttered by the shooting.
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Kyotera DPC Loses Gun To Thugs investigation 1 Top story

According to information obtained by our reporter, two armed thugs donning military uniform stopped Kayongos private car at around 3am claiming to be operatives from the Special Forces Command. They reportedly persuaded Kayongo to surrender his pistol to help them in their operation since President Yoweri Museveni was expected in Kyotera the following day.
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Student, LDC Clash Over Results committee 5 1 Top story

However, Bakampa claims that he only failed the Civil Proceedings in which he had obtained 39 percent. He appealed his expulsion from LDC before the Appeal Committees on November 21, 2013, which he says has never sat to consider his complaint.
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CAO Replaces Interdicted Kalungu Town Clerk city 1

Vincent Bukenya, the Kisaawa Parish councilor says the interdiction of the town clerk was long overdue since Damba has been undermining council decisions.
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