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President Museveni Passes Out More LDU Forces

By APN Reporter Nakaseke The President of the Republic of Uganda and Commander-in-Chief of the Uganda Peoples’ Defence Forces (UPDF), His Excellency Gen Yoweri Kaguta Museveni on Saturday passed-out another batch of Local Defence Unit (LDU) personnel at Kaweweta Recruits Training School in Nakaseke district. In his remarks, the President noted that the government embarked […]

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UPDF Advances in Technology

By APN Reporter Mayuge Yesterday the President of the Republic of Uganda and Commander in Chief of the UPDF His Excellency Gen Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has commended the Uganda Peoples’Defence Forces Engineers for assembling armoured military vehicles. The President made the remarks at the commissioning of Nyoka Convertion Project in Magamaga Barracks in Mayuge District. […]

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Rwandan Rushes to UN over Illegal Detention

By APN Reporter Kampala Lawyers to former Rwandan Army officer Sgt Rene Rutagungira have petitioned the United Nations over what they refer to as Illegal detention. Rutagungira, a retired army officer from Rwanda fled the country in 2004 over alleged persecution was picked up at Bahamas bar in 2017. Currently detained at Mbuya Chieftaincy of […]

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Suspected Terrorists Killed in Kampala

By APN Reporter Kampala Police in conjunction with other security agencies today morning shot dead two suspected Terrorists. Those shot were according to police spokesperson Emilian Kayima also involved in radicalization activities among other crimes. The suspects were shot as they staged an offensive against security operatives in the process of the arrest. Kayima says […]

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Special Forces Command intensifies Training

By APN Reporter Nakasongola The Commander of SFC, Brig Don Nabasa, has presided over yet another pass out of 134 soldiers who successfully completed a six month course in martial arts with skills in marksmanship, at Amilcar Cabral Airborne School (ACAS) in Nakasongola on the 17th April 2018. In his remarks, Brig Nabasa said that […]

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UHRC Condemn Re-arrest of Suspects Upon Being Granted Bail

By Racheal Nakassi Kampala Uganda Human Rights commission has condemned a practice by security agencies to re-arrest suspects upon being granted bail insisting that it’s illegal . This as officials of the commission led by their acting chairman commissioner Steven Basaliza appeared before the parliamentary legal committee to present their budget proposal for the financial […]

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Veterans Push Parliamentary Representation

By Our Reporter Kabale A total of atleast 120 Veterans in Kigezi region under their umbrella Kigezi Region Veterans Association want the government to establish a post of a Member of Parliament representing Veterans in every district for easy representation of their grievances. The veterans led by their association Chairperson Caleb Turyamutunga expressed their concern […]