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LDU Officers Arrest SFC Soldier Over ‘Illegal’ Possession of Fire Arm

Local Defense Unit-LDU personnel in Mukono have arrested a Special Forces Command- SFC soldier, Private Robert Chemutayi, 26, over illegal possession of a gun and military uniforms.  Chemutayi who is attached to the UPDF Tactical Training Center in Ruhengere, Kiruhura District was arrested after he knocked a Boda Boda rider in

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Seven LDUs Jailed for Beating Civilians

The Uganda People’s Defense Forces 1st Infantry has convicted and sentenced seven Local Defense Unit Personnel (LDU) and one civilian at Kakiri Division headquarters. The convicted are; Bango Godfrey,  Lumansi Paul, Onyango Boaz, all of Kampala central battalion and LDUs,  Mulenzi Emmanuel, Niyagaba Benson and Okolongo Grievance of Kawempe battalion. The

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PHOTOS: Police, LDU Hit Streets to Enforce Museveni Directive on Public Transport, Shops Closure

Following President Museveni's directive on Wednesday on public transport and closure of markerts, the police and the local defence unit officers stormed the streets today (Thursday) to enforce the directive. The President suspended public transport for 14 days as well as people selling non-essential goods. The directive succeded the Ministry

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