List of UPDF officers promoted this week by president Museveni
President Museveni has promoted several army officers and men. The president has promoted the inspector general of Uganda police from Maj. General to Lieutenant General.
The senior intelligence network operative Jacqueline Susan Mbabazi, who has been in charge of Luwero Industries, has been named senior presidential advisor on special duties.
Maj. Gen. G. Owoyesigire, the commander of the air force, has been promoted to the rank of Lieutenant General. However he is acting under Lt. Gen. Katumba Wamala, the commander of the Uganda land forces.
Brig. James Mugira has been promoted to Major General and Museveni has also appointed him to head Luweero Industries to oversee the ammunition industry.
The former chief of personnel in the administration of UPDF, Col. Charles Bakahumura is now a Brigadier.
Brig. Leo Kyanda, has been promoted from the rank of Colonel, and he is now the chief of personal in charge of administration. Museveni has further promoted Col. David Muhoozi to the rank of Brigadier.
Maj. Gen. Johnson Namanya has been promoted to Lieutenant General.