Promotions And Appointments In UPDF

H.E the President and Commander in Chief of the Uganda Peoples’ Defence Forces has promoted and appointed General Officers as follows:   Lieutenant General Muhoozi Kainerugaba promoted to General and continues with duties as Senior Presidential Advisor for Special Operations. Major General Muhanga Kayanja promoted to Lieutenant General and appointed Commander Land Forces.   The…

Promotions And Confirmation Of Ranks In UPDF

H.E the President and Commander in Chief of the Uganda Peoples’ Defence Forces has promoted 469 and confirmed 28 Senior and Junior officer ranks of the UPDF as follows:   Col           David Tweheyo                             –        Brig Gen Col           Silver Changa Muhwezi                 –        Brig Gen Lt col           Tom Musoke Buwembo              –        Col…

Press Statement

The Ministry of Defence And Veteran Affairs and the UPDF fraternity regrets to announce the death of General Elly Tumwiine in Nairobi, a longtime member of the High Command and Army Council at 5:45am today.   We register our condolences with his family and the entire UPDF fraternity as well as all the Ugandans of…

PRESS STATEMENT

PRESS STATEMENT  H.E the President and Commander in Chief of the Uganda Peoples’ Defence Forces has transferred, posted and promoted the following general officers and other senior officers of the UPDF:   Maj Gen Samuel Kawaga transferred to Nairobi as Defence Advisor Brig Gen Joseph Semwanga appointed Commander of UPDF 1st Division Brig Gen David…