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12:15
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Lira University Students Abandon Studies For Army Recruitment updf recruitment

Raphael Okema, a second year Public Administration student who turned up at the UPDF recruitment centre in Akii Bua stadium in Lira municipality, told Uganda Radio Network that he was forced to suspend his studies since this was the only opportunity for him to join the army.
12:44
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Hepatitis B Worries UPDF Recruitment Team In Hoima 3

At least six people missed being recruited into the army at Hoima recruitment centre after testing positive to Hepatitis B virus.
07:37
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Influence Peddling Cited in Gulu UPDF Recruitment 1 2

Col. Jeff Kupe Mukasa, the head of the recruitment team in Gulu, says most applicants had god fathers pushing for their recruitment. He says the team had to disregard the pressure to achieve its target of 52 recruits from Gulu, Omoro, Nwoya and Amuru districts.
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Impersonator Arrested at UPDF Recruitment Exercise james baguma

One person is in police custody after being arrested while soliciting money during the ongoing Uganda Peoples Defence Forces-UPDF recruitment exercise in Kyenjojo district. Isaac Kawonawo, the Kyenjojo Deputy Resident District Commissioner, says that Baguma claimed that he was a UPDF captain and a member of the recruitment team.
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UPDF Recruitment: Big Number of Females Show Up In Bundibugyo

Out of the 90 applicants who turned up in Bundibugyo district to be recruited, 30 were females.
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Hundreds Turned Away as UPDF Recruits in Mbarara updf recruitment 2 1

Hundreds of youth from the districts of Isingiro, Ibanda, Kiruhura and Mbarara arrived at Kakyeka stadium in Mbarara wishing to join the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces--UPDF. The recruitment team only needed a total of 105 from all the four districts, including 17 from Ibanda, 34 from Isingiro, 22 from Kiruhura and 32 from Mbarara.
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UPDF Falls Short of Recruitment Target in Kigezi updf recruitment 2 1

Major Caesar Olweny, the spokesperson for the recruitment team, says only 14 people have been recruited from Kisoro District out of the required 19. He declined to reveal the number of those who have qualified from Rubanda and Kabale districts but says that the numbers are still low. According to Olweny, the quarters for the two districts are eight and 29 people respectively.
12:06
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Hundreds Disqualified In UPDF Recruitment In Kitgum 1 2

Only 25 recruits were picked from over 500 applicants in Kitgum and Lamwo districts. Lt. Col. Paul Opo Omara, the deputy recruitment team leader said many failed on medical grounds and lack of proper documentation.
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Low Turn Up As UPDF Recruits In West Nile updf recruitment 2 3

There has been a low turn up of people seeking to join Uganda Peoples Defense Forces in West Nile region.
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UPDF Starts Recruitment Drive For 3000 Soldiers updf recruitment 1

The drive that was announced by the army over a month ago will seek to recruit people into the private rank, the lowest rank of the army to increase its numbers of front-line soldiers at battlefronts.
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UPDF Out To Recruit 3000 More Soldiers updf recruits 1

A 3,000 man recruitment process will commence countrywide next week, the army has announced. The recruitment will be carried out for foot soldiers who are required for beefing up national security and supplementing the foreign deployments that the Uganda People's Defence Forces (UPDF) have undertaken.
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Former Arrow Boys Complain After Missing Out On Recruitment arrow boys millitia

Former members of the Arrow Boys militia, who missed joining the reserve forces set for deployment in Somalia, have complained that civilians were instead recruited into the force.
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Kenyan National Arrested During UPDF Recruitment 3

A Kenya National has been arrested in Uganda while trying to join the Uganda People’s Defense Forces (UPDF) during the just concluded nationwide recruitment exercise.
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Hepatitis B Infections: Hundreds Dropped from Army Recruitment Exercise updf recruitment 1

Lt. Telephor Turyamumanya, the 5th Division military spokesman says majority of the applicants tested positive for Hepatisis B.
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Army Recruit Dies After Heavy Physical Drills updf recruitment

Gerald Asiimwe died on Saturday afternoon shortly after undergoing physical drills during the army recruitment exercise in Masindi district.
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6 Arrested During UPDF Recruitment In Kasese

Six men are arrested in Kasese for allegedly forging documents to help them join the army in the on-going recruitment exercise in the district.
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UPDF Recruitment in Mbale Shrouded in Backdeals 1

At one moment, Col. Francis Chemo, the officer in charge of the exercise got infuriated and chased away a candidate who had smuggled his academic papers to the verification team.
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