Tag: UPDF

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Brig. Gen. Flavia Byekwaso
UPDF speaks out on Missing Ex-NUP Leader Kibalama

The Uganda People’s Defence Forces(UPDF) have finally given some details about the former National Unity Platform boss, Mr. Moses Kibalama, whose home has been heavily guarded by security personnel since he reportedly went missing on Monday. Speaking at Uganda Media Center, UPDF spokesperson, Flavia Byekwaso, told a journalist that the deployment of security agencies was […]

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Brig. Gen. Flavia Byekwaso
Flavia Byekwaso – UPDF Threatens to Withdraw Its Escorts From MPs

Flavia Byekwaso, the UPDF spokesperson has threatened to withdraw the military escorts it deployed to protect members of parliament. This follows their misuse during the current political season. “It has come to our notice that many members of Parliament across the political divide who were given military escorts for their personal security in the wake […]

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Brig. Gen. Flavia Byekwaso
UPDF reshuffles following Bizonto’s complaint

Following the video of the renowned comedians also Radio Simba presenters popularly known as Bizonto that made rounds on social media talking about regional imbalance and even led to their arrest, the Commander in Chief of the UPDF also the president of the Republic of Uganda H.E Gen (rtd) Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has made 29 […]

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Lt Gen Peter Elwelu urges retired army officers to gov't ambassadors
Lt Gen Peter Elwelu urges retired army officers to be gov’t ambassadors

The Commander Land Forces (CLF), Lt Gen Peter Elwelu has urged retired army officers to be ambassadors of government in spreading the messages aimed at protecting Ugandans against COVID-19.  This was at the Land Forces Head Quarters in Bombo where Militants of the (UPDF) retired from active service. Over One thousand Officers and Militants of […]

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Brigadier Bell Jackson
Brigadier Jackson ‘Bell’ Tushabe dies

The football fraternity is mourning the death of former Victors FC club owner Brigadier Jackson ‘Bell’ Tushabe. Brigadier Jackson ‘Bell’ Tushabe breathed his last on Tuesday morning 30th June 2020 at Nakasero Hospital. A retired UPDF officer was the owner of Victors FC which played in the Uganda top flight and also won the Uganda Cup twice […]

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LDUs in Kampala get new commander

LDUs in Kampala get new commander. The Local Defense Unit in Kampala has another authority, the Nile Post has learned. Following the occurrence in which various individuals were beaten by LDUs and Police in the downtown area for not holding fast to President Museveni’s order on the avoidance of coronavirus, the military under which the […]

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UPDF, not personal army, Muntu tells Museveni

UPDF, not personal army, Muntu tells Museveni. The previous armed force administrator, (Rtd) Maj Gen Mugisha Muntu, has said they will battle “like the devil” to guarantee President Museveni doesn’t turn the Uganda People’s Defense Forces (UPDF) into a person’s military. However, the pioneer of the Alliance for National Transformation (ANT) party said he has […]

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Benon Biraaro will be buried with military honors

Benon Biraaro will be buried with military honors. The past Presidential up-and-comer, Maj Gen Benon Biraaro, who passed on of colon perilous advancement on Wednesday, will be verified on Sunday with military honors. However, the ended’s cousin, Mr. Arthur Tumwine, yesterday said the military had offered to respect Maj Gen Biraaro. HE investigated the National […]

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Sheebah Karungi
Sheebah Karungi is My Daughter: UPDF officer

A Uganda People’s Defense Forces official, Lieutenant Swalich Nyakana has turned out to guarantee the paternity of TNS vocalist Sheebah Karungi. He is requesting for a DNA to discover the genuine verification. Despite the fact that Sheebah’s known dad kicked the bucket a couple of years prior and she would not cover him. The improvement […]

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Uganda People's Defence Force
Uganda People’s Defence Force recruitment starts today

The Uganda People’s Defence Force recruitment (UPDF) has today, Friday commenced the enrollment exercise. In addition, of 4000 warriors in different pieces of the nation. Tending to writers as of late at the Ministry of Defence central station in Mbuya, the Uganda People’s Defence Force recruitment representative, Brig. Richard Karemire said the move is a […]