UPDF Must Do Quality Work

Our attention was drawn to an online news story on www.freemannewsug.com titled, “UPDF has done substandard work at Namboole Stadium with Shs.97bn”.   We wish to go on record that the Rehabilitation of Mandela National Stadium in Namboole is on course and being done wonderfully. The only snag as of now is funds that are…

Launch Of UPDF Establishment

On Saturday, the 17 February 2024, H.E the President and Commander-in-Chief launched the UPDF establishment. He duly handed it over to the CDF, who has delegated authority to command the force on behalf of the Commander-in-Chief.   The Establishment is a Doctrinal Publication and is a copyright and intellectual property of the UPDF.   It…

Recruitment Of Local Defence Personnel In Greater Rwenzori Sub-region And Areas Surrounding Kibale National Park

Following attacks in the Rwenzori Sub-region by the Allied Democratic Forces terrorists, His Excellency, the President and Commander-in-Chief has directed for the reactivation of Local Defence Structures in the areas surrounding Kibale National Park and Greater Rwenzori Sub-region, to protect communities against attacks by the ADF.   The UPDF, therefore hereby announces the mobilisation and…

Press Statement

The UPDF has noted with extreme concern, a video circulating on social media of a person being flogged by both soldiers and civilians.   FACTS. We have learnt, that civilians in Lagot village, Mucwini Sub-county, Kitgum District arrested a suspected thief, declined to take him to police but chose to carry out mob justice. The…