SFC an Integral Element of the UPDF

Please refer to the Daily Monitor headline of Wednesday, May 18, 2016 titled “SFC elevated to Independent Unit.” That headline is not only inaccurate, but grossly misleading. It also feeds into the lo…

The Battle of Cuito Cuanavale – Angola

Research by Special Forces Directorate of Strategy and Plans   As the global community and the mass media embark on the process of deifying the late Nelson Mandela, it would be a gross injustice for h…

Gen. Aronda Nyakairima: A Dedicated Officer

In the early hours of Saturday, September 12, 2015, the country woke to the shocking news of the demise of former Chief of Defense Forces and Internal Affairs Minister, Gen. Aronda Nyakairima. General…

Wedding Bells for Special Forces Officers

It was a beautiful and gratifying weekend for two senior officers from the UPDF Special Forces Command after they exchanged marriage vows with their better halves on Saturday. The two weddings reaffir…

Brig. Muhoozi Visits UPDF in South Sudan

The Commander of the UPDF Special Forces, Brig. Muhoozi Kainerugaba was last week in South Sudan, he visited UPDF troops in both the capital Juba and Bor in Jonglei state. Brigadier Muhoozi congratula…