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Gen. Ndegeya Officially Takes Over Command of AMISOM Forces

Burundian General Ndegeya Diomede has taken over the command of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) officially. Diomede assumed office on Monday at...

Uganda Police Hailed for Professionalism

The Deputy Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission for Somalia, Simon Mulongo, has lauded the professionalism of Ugandan police officers...

Uganda Sends 1800 New Troops to Somalia

The Chief of Defence Forces (CDF) of the Uganda Peoples’ Defence Forces (UPDF), Gen  David Muhoozi, on Wednesday (April 10, 2019) flagged off Uganda Battle...

Brig Micheal Kabango Takes Over Command of AMISOM Sector One

Brig Michael Kabango has taken over UPDF Sector One Command from Brig Paul Lokech after a one-year AMISOM tour of duty. The function was presided...

Uganda Troops Awarded African Union Medals for Contribution Towards Peace in...

The Uganda Battle Group XXIII peacekeeping troops have been awarded medals and certificates at a colorful ceremony organized at the Uganda Contingent Headquarters in...

PHOTOS: Ugandan Community in Somalia Celebrates 56 Years Independence

Hundreds of Ugandans working in private sector and other organizations in Somalia turned up in big numbers at the Ugandan Embassy in Somalia and...

UPDF Sends 1,800 Soldiers to Somalia

The Ugandan army has sent 1,822 Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) soldiers to war-torn Somalia. The soldiers were flagged off to join the Amisom keeping...

Army Clarifies on Number of UPDF Soldiers Killed in Somalia as...

04 bodies of UPDF soldiers that died on the Sunday fateful day while serving under AMISOM in Somalia have today arrived at Entebbe Air...

Four UPDF Soldiers Killed in Somalia

Four Uganda People’s Defendce Force (UPDF) soldiers under the African Union Mission to Somalia (AMISOM) were reportedly killed and six injured in an Alshabaab...

Bobi Wine: Uganda, Burundi Using Deployment in Somalia to Cover Up...

As the bodies of the gallant UPDF soldiers who died in a brutal ambush in Somalia return home and as the country mourns them,...
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Ntinda Shooting: Maj Okua, 3 Others Face Attempted Murder Charges

The Criminal Investigations Directorate working alongside the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence-CMI has preferred attempted murder charges against Major Alfa Okua for shooting a traffic...

Salva Kiir Welcomes Peace Deal With SPLM-IO Rival Faction

South Sudanese President Salva Kiir welcomed the peace deal that his adviser signed with the SPLA-IO breakaway leaders saying peace was paramount for stability...

Museveni Pardons 79 Inmates

At least 79 inmates including a Venezuelan have been set free from various government prisons after being pardoned by President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni. Uganda Prisons...

LoP Mpuuga Denies Existence Of Divisions in NUP, Blasts Don Wanyama

The Leader of Opposition in Parliament who also doubles as the National Unity Platform-NUP deputy President for Buganda, Mathias Mpuuga has vehemently denied the...

E-Trade Association Calls for Removal of Bodaboda Curfew After 7PM

The E-Trade Association, an umbrella organization that converges companies and organizations that use the power of the internet to create hundreds of thousands of...