President Yoweri Museveni, who is also the Commander-in-Chief of the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces (UPDF) has transferred several officers from different sections of the army including the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence (CMI) and Operation Wealth Creation (OWC).
In a release earlier today, Major General Francis Okello is now the Joint Chief of Staff (JCOS-Admission), from Uganda Rapid Deployment Centre (URDCC), while Brigadier Oluka has been transferred from URDCC to Office of the Prime Minister.
Brig. David Wakaalo has been transferred from URDCC to Operation Wealth Creation (OWC), while Brig. Geoffrey Golooba has moved from Jinja Staff College (JSC) to Moscow, Russia as Defence Attache (DA).
Others transferred include Colonels Michael Kibuye, Martin Ndyanabo, Obola, Bahwezi, Kaija, Anywar, Bagada, Isoke and Ndahura Atwooki.
Also transferred are Lt.Col. Temple Asimwe, Lt. Col. Edison Muhanguzi, Lt. Col. Irma and former UPFD/Defence spokesperson Lt. Col. Paddy Ankunda, who now moves to CMI as Director of Strategic Communications.
Acting Lt.Col. Ddamulira moves from OWC to CMI as Director in charge of Counter Intelligence.
MAJ. GEN. FRANCIS OKELLO Maj.Gen Okello from URDCC TO JCOS-ADMISSION
BRIG. OLUKA from URDCC TO OPM
BRIG. DAVID WAKAALO FROM URDCC TO OWC.
BRIG.GEOFFREY GOLOOBA FM JSC TO DA MOSCOW
COL MICHAEL KIBUYE FM CMRCC TO D/ CMI.
COL.MARTIN NDYANABO FM 5DIV HQ TO DRC HEAD LIAISON
COL OBOLA. FM C/COMDT TO D/CMRC
COL BAHWEZI FM D/INT & SY LF To SCSC COL COORDINATOR.
COL KAIJA FM D/OWC TO D/CMI-INCHARGE DEFENCE ENGAGEMENT
COL ANYWAR FM CPA TO OWC
COL BAGADA FM CMI TO UPDRF D/INT
COL ISOKE FM CMI HQ TO D/CMI.
COL ATWOOKI NDAHURA FM URDCC TO CPA ATT UPF
COL IRMA FM DCT TO DA MOGADISHU
LT COL.MUHANGUZI FM CPA ROYAL GUARDS TO D/COMD
LT COL TEMPLE ASIIMWE FM D/I&D AFFAIRS CMI TO D/PROTOCOL
LT COL PADDY ANKUNDA FM DO I TO CMI HQ D/STRATEGIC COMM.
AG LT.COL DDAMULIRA D/OWC D/CMI IN CHARGE-COUNTER INT