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20:48
20:48

Civilians on the Spot For Assaulting Soldiers UPDF 4 1

“We used to have a cordial relationship with the civilians but out of nowhere, a section of youth started accusing us of fostering relationships with their girlfriends and in turn, created cliques of battering us within the trading centres which is really absurd,” he said.
07:22
07:22

Academy Commander Calls for Renovation of Training Facilities soldier 1 2

Speaking at the graduation ceremony of 590 soldiers who underwent a six months’ refresher course at college on Thursday at Gadaffi Garrison in Jinja, Katemba notes that, the number of trainees continue to rise however, the training structures are yet to be renovated.
13:59
13:59

EU Alarmed by Excessive Force and Arrests of Journalists at Mak Makerere University 1

The university has been the theatre of violence and the use of excessive force by law enforcement agencies, as students challenged a 15 per cent cumulative increment on tuition and functional fees. The increment, which started this academic year, will affect all first-year students, for the next five years.
12:32
12:32

USA Trains UPDF in Civil Military Operations team 1 2

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.
19:46
19:46

UPDF Officers Trained in Firearm Maintenance and Logistics Mayuge 1 2

The officers were equipped with skills in repairing small guns like pistols, AK-47, and other fighter riffles during peace support operations and wartime periods. The trained officers carry the mandate of safeguarding firearms in the different armoury where they shall be deployed by their respective commanders.
14:47
14:47

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.
16:17
16:17

Ongwen's Defense: Gov't Put Civilians in Harm's Way people 1 Top story

According to Ayena, the camps became soft targets for LRA rebels who were looking for livelihood and weapons. After forcing people from their villages into concentrated camps were the LRA previously derived food and other necessity, the only gateway to such livelihood including food became attacking the military rings around the camps, Ayena said.
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.
18:45
18:45

Gulu Shooting Suspect Pleads Not Guilty member 1 Top story

Prosecution led by Captain Charles Ssekayita told court that while at Smiling Panda 2, a Pub at Kabedo Opong Parish in Bar Dege Division on August 4th at about 11:30PM Odaga shot three people to death and injured another.
10:27
10:27

Army Wants Retirement Age Increased country 1 1 Top story

According to Mbadi, they also want parliament to review the compensation for disability attained in service and the time they retire after sustaining injuries and pension given to low ranking officers.
16:07
16:07

Koboko Police Hold SPLA Soldier Over Gun south sudan 1 1 Top story

James Mawa, the LC 3 chairperson, Kuluba Sub country, says cases of gun trafficking and theft are high in the sub county because of the porous borders.
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