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Katakwi student shot dead by soldiers on...

The Police identified the deceased as George William Ojikan, 22, and a resident of Apeleun village, Osobut parish in Ngariam sub-county, Katakwi

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Kabamba: Senior UPDF officer weeps in court...

The officer was giving his defence in a trial within a trial, where he is charged with treason alongside 13 others

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Senior UPDF officials transferred

Col. Paddy Ankunda (pictured) has been appointed the director of strategic communication under the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence (CMI).

Army denies involvement in sexual violence...

Rights activists claimed to have received several complaints about UPDF personnel sexually abusing women in Northern Uganda

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Parliament probes UPDF deployment in Equatorial...

MPs say there is need for government to convince Parliament that it has not turned UPDF into a mercenary force

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Construction of UPDF hospital underway

It is among the many interventions the UPDF leadership is undertaking to improve the welfare of its troops

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Tarehe Sita week activities get underway...

The activities were officially flagged off with construction of three classroom blocks by UPDF engineers

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Illegal guns recovered in Teso operation...

It was a joint operation between the UPDF and Police

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Gen Katumba Wamala hands over to Gen Muhoozi...

Gen David Muhoozi was appointed the new Chief of Defense Forces

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Involve soldiers in the fight against illegal...

The fishermen cannot manage themselves and definitely need an external force


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Exercising indoors: President Museveni...

President Museveni stopped Ugandans from exercising in public to stem the spread of the coronavirus. He said he would show them how to instead do it indoors - and true to his word, he has released pictures and footage doing so.