The head of the UPDF has spoken out strongly about sexual violence within the Ugandan military. Details here. Excerpt:
He said the UPDF has a well-established hierarchy of courts at all levels that are intended to curball sorts of indiscipline amongst its officers and men including allegations and acts of sexual violence.
"Therefore, such allegations are always investigated and the culprits charged and punished by UPDF Courts Martial and Disciplinary Committees and as by law established," he said.