Museveni reshuffles UPDF commanders

Uganda, Dec. 8 -- President Museveni has elevated Maj Gen Francis Takirwa, who has been the commander of the Second Division, to the acting deputy commander of Land Forces. Maj Gen Takirwa has wide e... Read More

M23 rebels agree to pull out of Bunagana

Uganda, Dec. 8 -- The M23 rebels have agreed to withdraw from the territory they captured, including Bunagana border and Kitigoma townships on DR Congo side, a day after the United States and Kenya De... Read More

Leaders complain over police recruitment

Uganda, Dec. 5 -- Leaders, whose districts got fewer slots in the recent recruitment of police constables, have accused security agencies of marginalising their communities. However, police managemen... Read More

Govt, police officers lock horns over wages

Uganda, Dec. 4 -- The Public Service ministry has blocked the November salaries of over 170 police legal officers on account of the government erroneously paying them more money. The government holds... Read More

DR Congo immigration officers harass us - traders

Uganda, Nov. 29 -- Ugandan traders are finding it harder to get visas from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to operate businesses in the country after Congolese immigration officers imposed stri... Read More

Museveni rallies region to defeat Congo rebels

Uganda, Nov. 29 -- President Museveni, the commander-in-chief of UPDF, has said armed groups destibilising eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) can be defeated with a united regional military as... Read More

UN Security Council tell M23 rebels to withdraw, disarm

Uganda, Nov. 24 -- Members of the United National Security Council (UNSC) have told armed groups, including M23 rebels, in eastern DR Congo to withdraw from captured territory and disarm. In a Novemb... Read More

Why police stations are vulnerable to attacks

Uganda, Nov. 24 -- Attacks on the police stations have intensified, with the latest incident registered at Nakulabye Police Station yesterday night. Suspected armed criminals attempted to access the ... Read More

Guard foils Nakulabye Police Station attack

Uganda, Nov. 23 -- A police guard foiled what could have turned out to be a deadly attack on Nakulabye Police Station after an unidentified man approached the area with an AK47 rifle deep in the night... Read More

UPDF sergeant shot dead in Jinja army barracks raid

Uganda, Nov. 18 -- Police in Jinja District are investigating circumstances under which a Uganda People's Defence Forces (UPDF) sergeant was on Thursday evening shot dead and two SMG rifles robbed by ... Read More