At least 590 soldiers have graduated from the Non-Commissioned
Officers’ Academy (NCOA) at the Uganda Peoples’ Defence Forces’ (UPDF)
Gadaffi Garrison in Jinja.
The Chief of Staff Land Forces, Maj Gen Leopold Eric Kyanda presided
over the pass out ceremony of 467 militants who completed six months
Senior Non-Commissioned Officers’ (SNCO) Course Intake 16/19-20 and 123
who finished four months’ Level III Instructor’s Course Intake 04/19-20.
The Commandant of NCOA, Col Saad Katemba said the courses were
intended to impart skills and knowledge on the trainees as well as
enhance their individual capabilities to enable them to perform their
duties more effectively.
“I am confident that the courses have added a brick in the
construction of a professional Force. These graduand...