Eastern Africa Standby Force Director Urges Participants To Be Aware Of Africa’s Defence And Security Agenda

The Director of the Eastern Africa Standby Force, Brigadier General (Rtd) Paul Kahuria Njema has urged participants at the just concluded African Integrated Mission Planning Course for the Eastern Africa Standby Force (EASF) to be cognizant of the strategic objective initiated by their leaders for a common African Defense and Security Mechanism of the African…

Chief Political Commissar Challenges Principal Staff Officers Of Wazalendo On Ideological Consciousness

The Deputy Chief Political Commissar of the Uganda Peoples’ Defence Forces, Colonel Nelson Aheebwa has challenged the Principal Staff Officers (PSOs) of Wazalendo Savings and Credit Co-operative Society to promote ideological consciousness to protect the interests of the SACCO and its members.   Col Aheebwa challenged the officers while making a presentation on behalf of…

Local Council 3 Chairperson Arrested Over Illegal Possession of Firearm in Nakapiripirit. 

Nakapiripirit: The 3 Infantry Division of Uganda Peoples’ Defence Forces has arrested Omet John Lolima, a Local Council 3 Chairperson of Lemusui Sub-county over the illegal possession of a firearm. The arrest occurred in Alapat Village, Katabok Parish, Lemusui Sub-county in Nakapiripirit District.   Omet John was arrested following an intelligence tip from the community…

Uganda And Malawi Defence Forces Root For Cooperation In Defence

The Chief of Staff-Land Force, Major General Jack Bakasumba has underscored the importance of robust regional security mechanisms in coordinating and strengthening partnerships between neighbouring militaries.   Maj Gen Bakasumba made the remarks today at the Ministry of Defence and Veteran Affairs Headquarters where he represented the Joint Chief of Staff as the Uganda Peoples’…