Uganda's Museveni Appoints New Army Commander
The president has appointed Major General David Muhooz as the new Chief of Defence Forces, while his predecessor General Katumba Wamala has been appointed Minister of State for Work.
East African, 10 January 2017
Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni has announced significant changes in the top army command on Tuesday that has seen his son, Maj Gen Muhoozi Kainerugaba, head of the elite… Read more »
Monitor, 10 January 2017
President Museveni on Monday night shook up the army leadership dropping Chief of Defence Forces (CDF) Gen Katumba Wamala. Read more »
General Wamala during his last official assignment as Chief of Defence Forces, during a visit to Somalia.
President Yoweri Museveni's son, Muhoozi Kainerugaba, was officially promoted to major general, a move that has stirred allegations of a succession plan. Read more »