Uganda And Algeria To Sign Memorandum Of Understanding With Focus On Counterterrorism

The Republic of Uganda and the Peoples’ Democratic Republic of Algeria will soon sign a Memorandum of Understanding aimed at opening avenues for the continued sharing of advanced technologies, and training opportunities and establishing a legal framework for cooperation between the two countries.   This was disclosed during a meeting between the Ministry of Defence…

Lower Shabelle Governor Emphasises Importance Of Joint Efforts In Combating Al-Shabaab

The Lower Shabelle Governor, Mohamed Ibrahim Barre has said that the cordial relations and cooperation existing between the Africa Union Transition Mission in Somalia/Uganda Peoples’ Defence Forces and Local Authorities in the Lower Shabelle region especially Quoryoole, have been crucial in preventing the Al-Shabaab militant group from taking over the town.   He said this…

Promotions And Confirmation In UPDF

His Excellency the President of the Republic of Uganda and Commander in Chief of the Uganda Peoples’ Defence Forces has promoted 382 and confirmed 13 Senior and Junior officer Ranks of the UPDF as follows;   Colonel to Brigadier General                               –  01 Acting Colonel to Colonel                  …