Lt. Gen. Proscovia Nalweyiso, the highest ranking UPDF female officer

The Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) senior officers who were promoted to the rank of General by President Yoweri Museveni and Commander In Chief of UPDF are to be peeped and decorated tomorrow, according to sources.

Those to be decorated are Gen. Ivan Koreta and Gen. Joram Mugume. The two were formerly Lt. Generals.

Others to be decorated are: Lt. Gen. Pecos Kuteesa, MLt.Gen. John Mugume, Lt. Gen. Prossy Nalweyiso, Lt.Gen. Charles Awany Otema, Lt Gen.James Nakabus Lakara, Lt Gen.Peter Elwelu, Lt Gen.James Mugira, Lt Gen. Joseph B Masanyufu, Lt Gen.Charles Lutaaya, Lt Gen. Muhoozi Kainerugaba, who is Museveni’s son. The officers formerly serving at the rank of Major General.

To be decorated also are Maj Gen. Joram Kakari Tumwine, Maj Gen. Elly Kayanja, Maj Gen. Paul Lokech and Maj Gen.Eric Mukasa.These were formerly holding the trank of Brigadier.