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FULL LIST: President Museveni Makes Major Reshuffle in UPDF

by Max Pat
posted onAugust 18, 2022
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President Yoweri Mueveni, who is also the Commander in Chief of the Uganda Peoples’ Defence Forces (UPDF), has made several reshuffles and transfers in the Army.

According to a statement issued by UPDF Spokesperson, Brig Gen Felix Kulayigye, Museveni has made transfers affecting 35 UPDF officers.

Below is the full list;

1. Maj Gen Hudson Mukasa appointed Deputy General Officer Commanding – Reserve Forces

2. Maj Gen George Igumba appointed Commandant Senior Command and Staff College – Kimaka

3. Maj Gen Lucky J Kidega appointed Camp Commandant

4. Brig Gen Geoffrey Kaweesa Kigozi appointed Deputy Chief of Personnel and Administration

5. Brig Gen Hassan Kimbowa appointed Adjutant – General Headquarters

6. Brig Gen Ssenkumba Eugene Ssebugwawo appointed Chief of Personnel and Administration

7. Brig Gen Godwin Karugaba appointed Deputy Chief of Logistics and Engineering

8. Brig Gen Mwanje Ssekiranda appointed Chief of Staff – Reserve Forces

9. Brig Gen Ronald Solomon Bigirwa appointed Defence Advisor -Tanzania

10. Brig Gen Stephen Tumwesigye Kashure appointed Chief of Staff – Uganda Rapid Deployment Capability Centre

11. Brig Gen Simon Nicholas Ocan appointed Defence Advisor -Burundi

12. Brig Gen Metland K Bitumbika appointed General Manager –Defence Forces Shop Uganda Ltd

13. Brig Gen Augustine Kamyuka Kyazze appointed Commandant –Defence General Deport

14. Brig Gen Francis Chemengich Chemo appointed Defence Advisor – Somalia

15. Brig Gen Julius Bagonza appointed Director Personnel and Administration – Air Forces

16. Col Justus Besisira appointed Director – Recruitment

17. Col Fred Zakye appointed Defence Advisor – Ethiopia

18. Col Daniel Erasmus Omoding appointed Defence Advisor -Belgium-Brussels

19. Col James Kato Kalyebara appointed Commander Royal Guards

20. Col Herbert Kyabihende Makanga appointed Deputy Chief Inspector General of Military Equipment

21. Col David Tweheyo appointed College Secretary – National Defence College Uganda

22. Col Peter Buyungo appointed Defence Advisor – USA

23. Col Silver Changa Muhwezi appointed Deputy Commandant Senior Command and Staff College – Kimaka

24. Col Emmanuel David Muhanguzi appointed Acting Chief of Policy and Plans

25. Col Simon Peter Oyoo appointed Defence Advisor – India

26. Col Allan Matsiko appointed a Director in SFC

27. Col Nicholas Nyesiga appointed Director of Personnel

28. Col Deogratias Asiimwe Akiiki appointed Deputy Defence Spokesperson

29. Col AG. Chris Sseruyange Ddamulira appointed Defence Advisor – Saudi Arabia

30. Lt Col Samson Henry Nabeeta appointed Director Estates

31. Lt Col Ronald Kagyenyi appointed Director Inspectorate

32. Lt Col Moses Wilson Ssentongo appointed Director of Music

33. Lt Col Duncan R Kafeero appointed a Deputy Director in SFC

34. Lt Col Ronald Kungu Kakurungu appointed Deputy Director of Strategic Communications

35. Lt Col Betty Musuya Wanyera appointed Director Women Affairs

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