Deadline: 27th August 2021.
Uganda People Defence Forces ( UPDF) Recruitment 2021 for local Defense Personnel
In line with the Constitutional mandate to preserve and defend the territorial integrity of Uganda, the ministry of Defence and Veteran Affairs/Uganda People’s Defence Forces shall conduct a nationwide general recruitment exercise for local defence personnel between 23 August – 16 September 2021.
1. Commencement is on 23 August 2021 and runs up to 16 September 2021.
2. In observance of COVID 19 Standard Operating Procedures (SOPS), the process shall be as follows:
a. Hand written applications to be submitted to office of the RDC STRICTLY between 23 – 27 AUGUST 2021. Must indicate Nationality, age, marital status. education and accompanied with National Identity card and academic credentials.
b. Short lists of successful candidates’ will be published and pinned at District HQs between 2 – 16 September 2021 and dates of reporting to recruitment centres shall be announced.
a. Applicants MUST be Ugandan citizens, aged 18-29 yrs, medically, physically fit and must hold UCE certificate or artisan certificate, with good conduct and no criminal record.
b. Letter of recommendation from the LC 1 or GISO is a MUST.