President  Yoweri Museveni, who is also the Commander in Chief of the armed forces has promoted five other senior UPDF officers including the  head  of the UPDF’s Engineering College Brigadier Denis Asiimwe to the rank of Major General.

A statement issued  by the UPDF spokesperson, Brig.gen. Flavia Byekwaso, Brig  four other UPDF officers at the rank of  Colonel, John Nsubuga Wasswa, Godfrey Sambwa Kimbowa, Edison Muhanguzi and Frank Kyakonye havel been promoted to the rank of  Brigadier General .

“The UPDF fraternity congratulates them for their patriotic service to our country Uganda,”Byekwaso said.

Early this year Gen. Museveni promoted  1,300 UPDF officers including seven UPDF generals.

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