The cadets showing off the skills.

The Chief of Defence Forces of the UPDF, Gen. David Muhoozi, on Sunday inspected the Special Combined Training Exercise code named “UNGOZI BORA” for officer cadets undergoing training at Uganda Military Academy Kabamba.

“The main objective of the exercise was to test cadets on their physical fitness, combat endurance and platoon tactics especially for conducting special Combined Arms operations” the UPDF statement reads.

The training support was drawn from various UPDF units; Air forces, Armed Warfare Kalama, Motorized Infantry and Artillery.

During the inspection, Gen Muhoozi thanked the entire Academy leadership for “the job well-done and applauded both the instructors and the Cadets for their endurance throughout the training”.

Brig James Kinarwa representing UPDF Chief of Training and Recruitment, Brig Deus Sande, the Commandant of Armoured Warfare Training School, Brig Joseph Ssemwanga Commander of Armoured Brigade in Masaka were present during the inspection.