Stop being a partisan NRM army: Mao’s Tarehe Sita call

Stop being a partisan NRM army: Mao’s Tarehe Sita call

Democratic Party has challenged the army to dedicate themselves to serve the people’s army not National Resistance Movement (NRM) party. Addressing the party weekly press conference in Kampala DP president Norbert Mao noted as army celebrated their day of Tarehe  Sita, they should reflect on the characteristics of a national army including being non- partisan, […]

UPDF marks Tarehe Sita

UPDF marks Tarehe Sita

President Yoweri Museveni inspects the parade in Butaleja at 37th Tarehe Sita celebrations. The Commander-in-chief and his army are marking the anniversary since the National Resistance Army launched the first guerrilla attack in 1981 on Kabamba Barracks that culminated into the five-year guerrilla war that eventually brought NRM to power in 1986. Hundreds of residents […]

President Museveni orders for the killing of rapists

President Museveni orders for the killing of rapists

Following several cases of rape in the country, President Yoweri Museveni has said that rapists deserve to be killed because they are responsible for the spread of deadly diseases such as HIV AIDS. Just the other day TheUgandan reported a story in which a headmaster of a nursery school was arrested and detailed after police […]

Langi leaders attack Museveni over Tarehe Sita fete in Obote district

Langi leaders attack Museveni over Tarehe Sita fete in Obote district

President Museveni is presiding over national celebrations of Tarehe Sita that are ongoing but the former freedom fighter is facing questions over his choice of venue – Apac, the home town of former President Apollo Milton Obote. Terehe sita is marked on 6th February every year to mark the National Resistance Army’s first attack on Kabamba […]

UPDF warriors clean up Lango region

UPDF warriors clean up Lango region

The Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) has this year embarked on transforming the Health and Education sectors during their week-long Tarehe Sita (Six days). Brig George Johnson Etyang who is the overall supervisor of this year’s Tarehe Sita told journalists on Tuesday that their main target this year is to create a lasting positive vhange in education […]