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17:28
17:28

Residents Affected by Stray Ammunition from Kabamba Refuse to Vacate compensation 5 1 Top story

On top of damaging their property and livestock, the stray bullets have been hitting residents causing permanent injuries and sometimes death. Records from the affected communities show that over 25 people have been affected by fragments from the explosives this year alone.
12:18
12:18

Parliament Approves UGX 200Bn for UPDF Salaries 1

Parliament has approved Uganda shillings of over 200 billion for the enhancement of salaries for Uganda Peoples Defense Officers and scientists.
11:34
11:34

Kipoi's Lawyer Denied Access court martial 4 1

However, the Deputy Spokesperson of the Army Lt Col Deo Akiiki said that Kipoi being held in a military installation one doesnt need to visit there anytime he wishes. Akiiki explained that irrespective of who you are, you must follow the military rules since the detention aint an ordinary one.
14:48
14:48

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.
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.
17:11
17:11

Former Flying Squad Boss Muhangi Re-arrested uganda police 1 Top story

The Defense Military Spokesperson, Lt. Col. Deo Akiiki confirmed the re-arrest of Muhangi. He told URN that Muhangi had been picked up by the military.
12:32
12:32

Former Flying Squad Boss Muhangi Released on Bail makerere university 1 Top story

Muhangi applied for bail through his lawyer, Captain Charles Ssekayita in January 2019 on grounds of ill health, saying he needs to get out of military custody to seek medication for ulcers, which he has been battling since 2007.
17:21
17:21

Former MP Kipoi's Bail Application Rejected tonny nsubuga kipoi 1

Delivering her ruling on Monday, Justice Jane Francis Aboddo of Criminal Division of High Court said that the High Court has no powers to grant Kipoi bail since he is being tried by the Military Court Martial. She advised Kipoi to apply for bail in the Court Martial.
14:35
14:35

Angry Residents Kill Constable, Injure Commander security 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
19:58
19:58

Former MP Tony Kipoi's Nephew Released updf 1 2

Sebata was arrested on Wednesday by Makerere University Police and was interrogated on matters to do with what he knows about Kipoi.
08:34
08:34

South Sudan Singer Wanted for Cross Border Offences robbery 2 1 Top story

Now, Alberio Tobiolo, the Governor of Torit State in Eastern Equatorial Province in South Sudan, says Wajaras is among South Sudanese criminals hiding in refugee camps in Uganda who are wanted for different cross boarder offences.
15:55
15:55

UPDF Cleaner, Fisherman Arrested for Extortion jinja 1 1 Top story

The duo was picked up on Saturday morning and locked up at Jinja central police station. They were allegedly found masquerading as UPDF officers attached to the Fisheries Protection Unit while soliciting money from fishmongers in Bugembe market.
08:56
08:56

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.
08:29
08:29

Makerere Defends Military Deployments as Staff Report Harassment updf 1 3

During the emergency students guild session, students complained that they feel insecure due to the presence of soldiers on campus and called for their immediate withdrawal.
17:56
17:56

Kitgum Leaders Protest Presence of Karamojong Herdsmen orom sub county 4 1

Over 300 herdsmen from Rengen sub-county in Kotido have invaded 15 villages in the two sub-counties grazing at least 1,000 animals in search for water and pasture. The incursion has threatened the security of the host community.
07:23
07:23

Prime Minister Launches UGX 32B Bulambuli Resettlement Project updf 3 1

The first phase of the project comprising 101 housing units will see 7200 people resettled from high risky areas giving priority to Bududa district.
07:07
07:07

Kitatta Trial: Guard Owns Recovered Firearms kale kayihura Top story

Ngobi said he was first assigned the firearms by Siraje Bakaleke in February 2012 during his tenure as Commander of Old Kampala Police Station. He reportedly deployed him to guard Kitatta who had approached police for protection.
15:52
15:52

Five UPDF Soldiers Arrested for Murder 1

Its alleged that one of the soldiers identified as Opio Damazio mobilized his colleagues from Habimbiri UPDF detach to arrest Akugizibwe, with whom he had a disagreement earlier. It is not clear how his life ended, but his body was found in River Semuliki, the next day with missing body parts.
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
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