PRAU Teams Up with UPDF in Hospital Clean-Up Drive to Promote Spirit of Voluntarism

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Kampala: The Public Relations Association of Uganda (PRAU) has partnered with the Uganda Peoples’ Defence Forces (UPDF) to conduct a joint general cleaning exercise of the Kawempe Specialised National Referral Hospital as part of an effort to promote the spirit of voluntarism in the country’s corporate culture. The event is slated to take place on 25th May 2019, starting at 10am. PR practitioners from some of the leading public and private organisations shall be conducting the cleaning exercise. The Uganda People’s Defence Air Force and SFC militants have joined the…

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Police arrests woman who has been robbing high profile personalities in luxurious bars, hotels

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Police Flying Squad Unit in Kampala has arrested a woman who has been robbing high profile personalities in luxurious bars and hotels. The suspect has been identified as Ainembabazi Jackie. In a statement, the police says, the suspects will be charged with theft. According to some of her victims , Mbabazi allegedly moves with chloroform in her bag, which she then after puts in her victim’s drink , when she realizes that her victim are almost falling unconscious while still on the dance floor, Mbabazi will give you assistance sitting…

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Be Exemplary in the Fight Against Corruption: Lt Col Nakalema tells UPDF

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The head of State House Anti-Corruption Unit, Lt Col Edith Nakalema called upon UPDF officers and men to be exemplary and join her in the fight against corruption in the country.   Lt.Col Nakalema made the remarks while giving a lecture of opportunity to participants who had been undergoing a Special Investigations Course at Muhooti Barracks in Fort Portal, Kabarole district. She called upon the students to teach and sensitize the public about the dangers of corruption while at the same time instilling a culture of dedicated selfless service in…

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Sudhir Swears To Defend What Belongs To Him

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Businessman Sudhir Ruparelia has said he will to the end to see that the fraudulent manner in which his Crane Bank was taken over by the central bank and later sold to DFCU Bank is punished and losses he incurred recovered. Ever since then, Sudhir has been in and out of court fighting for justice and he is not about to relent. While this fight is draining physically and emotionally, Sudhir is not about to give up and let his hard earned businesses and integrity be rolled in the mad.…

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TROOPS UNDERGO POST MISSION COUNSELLING AND GUIDANCE

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The Uganda Peoples’ Defence Forces (UPDF) on May 17, 2019 concluded two-weeks’ post-mission guidance and counselling sessions for its twenty fourth battle group (UGABAG XXIV) that returned from Somalia earlier this month having served for one year under African Union Mission in Somalia. The Chief of Staff Land Force, Maj Gen Leopold Kyanda closed the program at UPDF Peace Support Operation Center in Nakaseke and also officially welcomed back the 1,798 troops under the command of Col Jackson Kayanja. Maj Gen Kyanda said the program was very relevant in ensuring…

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Boeing completes 737 Max software upgrade

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Boeing has completed development of a software update for its 737 Max plane which was grounded following two fatal crashes within five months. The US firm announced that it had flown the 737 Max with the updated software on 207 flights. It added it would provide data to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on how pilots interact with controls and displays in different scenarios. The FAA expects Boeing to submit the upgrade for certification next week. An Ethiopian Airlines flight crashed in March, killing all 157 people on board. It…

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Former WWE Superstar Ashley Massaro dead at 39

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Former WWE Superstar Ashley Massaro has died, the organization announced Thursday. She was 39. “We are saddened to learn of the tragic death of former WWE Superstar Ashley Massaro, “She performed in WWE from 2005-2008 and was beloved by her fellow Superstars and fans around the world. WWE offers its condolences to Ashley’s family and friends. According to TMZ, citing officials, Massaro was rushed to a local hospital from her home in Suffolk County, N.Y., she was pronounced dead early Thursday. Per the celebrity gossip outlet, officials are not currently revealing a…

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Germany Ambassador to Uganda applauds UPDF role in Somalia

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In a meeting between the Germany Ambassador to Uganda HE Dr Albrecht Conze and Minister of Defense and Veteran Affairs Hon Adolf Mwesige, Dr. Conze applauded the continued role of the Uganda Peoples Defense Forces (UPDF) in the stabilization process in the war-torn infested country of Somalia. He (Dr. Conze) said that Germany will continue to provide more assistance to the various UPDF missions especially in capacity building through increased training. He also announced that the UPDF should send a Senior Officer for training in Germany. On his part, Hon…

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GERMANY AMBASSADOR VISITS MINISTRY OF DEFENCE AND VETERAN AFFAIRS

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HE Dr Albrecht Conze the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to Uganda accompanied by Lt Col Joern Fiedler,the Defense Attaché accredited to Uganda paid a courtesy call to the Minister of Defense and Veteran Affairs Hon Adolf Mwesige at the Ministry head quarters in Mbuya. The Minister and the guests discussed several matters of bilateral interest ranging from security, tourism, and military training. Hon Mwesige informed the guests that the Ministry is constructing a military referral hospital and when completed,UPDF Officers and men will no longer be sent…

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Police harvests Kampala notorious car robber.

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Police at Central Police Station, Kampala arrested a notorious car robber at Constitutional Square in kamapala city The notorious thug was identified as Tumwesigye Gordon 37 years a resident of Kawempe division, Kampala district. the thug has been terrorizing different parts of kampala , gatherings , parties,and churches and many parking lots in and around kampala He was arrested while trying to steal a motor vehicle that was parked at the Constitution Square. CPS CCTV command centre monitored him coming boarding a motor cycle(boda boda) of which police started monitoring him.…

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