Police to recruit 50,000 Constables to Man 2021 Elections

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KAMPALA- The Uganda Police force is set to recruit 50,000 Special Police constables to help in manning the 2021 general elections, at all Polling stations.

Fred Enanga the Uganda Police spokesman says the SPCs will be recruited across the country and trained in different skills at every district headquarters to ensure a peaceful election.

CP Enanga asserts that, the recruitment exercise will be headed by Resident district commissioners together with Regional police Commanders, DPCs and those interested must be Ugandan citizens without bad records.

Enanga adds that, the SPCs will work at all polling stations in every district and each will receive a salary of 375,200 shillings.