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- Col. Don Nabasa is the current Commander of the Special Forces Command (CSFC) of the UPDF. He assumed command of the specialized unit in January 2017, replacing Major General Muhoozi Kainerugaba who was redeployed by the President and Commander-In-Chief, Gen. Yoweri Museveni, to the new position of Senior Presidential Advisor for Special Operations. Major General […]
- By Maj. Chris Magezi Towards the close of January 9, 2017, deep in the night, the President and Commander-In-Chief of the armed forces, Gen. Yoweri Museveni, announced wide ranging changes in the command structure of the UPDF. Gen. Edward Katumba Wamala, an officer with 37 years of military service up his sleeve, was transferred to […]
- Gen. David Muhoozi is the current Chief of Defence Forces (CDF) of the Uganda People’s Defence Forces. He was appointed to that position on January 9, 2017, replacing Gen. Edward Katumba Wamala. Gen. Wamala served as the CDF from May 2013 to January 2017. The Chief of Defense Forces is the head of the Defense […]
- The Senior Presidential Advisor for Special Operations and outgoing commander of the Special Forces, Maj. Gen. Muhoozi Kainerugaba on Friday afternoon handed over command of the elite UPDF unit to Col. Don Nabasa, who will oversee the office in an acting capacity. Maj. Gen. Kainerugaba was at the helm of the Special Forces Command for […]
- The outgoing commander of the UPDF Special Forces Command, Maj. Gen. Muhoozi Kainerugaba yesterday appealed to the new Special Forces Command leadership to maintain the discipline, cohesion, and work ethic of the elite unit if they are to achieve greatness in the future. Gen. Kainerugaba, made the remarks at Fort Samora Machel Special Forces School […]
- The Special Forces Commander, Maj. Gen. Muhoozi Kainerugaba has hailed the Catholic Church for its exemplary leadership and contribution to education at primary, secondary and higher institutions of learning in the country. General Kainerugaba was yesterday addressing a congregation at St. Mary’s College Kisubi Chapel in a thanksgiving mass to celebrate the work of four […]
- The UPDF Special Forces Command and the South Korean Presidential Security Services (PSS) have agreed on closer cooperation focused on advanced VIP protection training programs and sharing the latest technological innovations in the field. This was revealed in discussions held at the Blue House, the seat of the South Korean presidency, in Seoul last week. […]
- The Commander of the UPDF Special Forces, Major General Muhoozi Kainerugaba has held discussions on military cooperation and training in special operations with senior Republic of Korea military officials in Seoul, South Korea. General Kainerugaba was in Seoul for a visit at the invitation of the South Korean military. The General led a delegation from […]
- President Yoweri Museveni, who is also the UPDF Commander-In-Chief, last week took time off from the 28th IGAD extra ordinary summit to interact with Ugandan troops serving under AMISOM at the Halane Base camp headquarters near Mogadishu International Airport. He was received by the Ugandan Contingent Commander, Brig. Sam Okiding. This is the second time […]
- The Commander of the UPDF Special Forces Command (SFC), Maj. Gen. Muhoozi Kainerugaba, has described the youth of Mutundwe, a suburb of Kampala, as exemplary and inspiring for other young people around the country. General Kainerugaba, who represented the First Lady and Minister of Education, Janet Museveni, said this while addressing a congregation on Sunday […]