By Andrew Irumba
Kampala: President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni the commander in chief of defense forces has promoted Lt Gen Wilson Mbadi to full General.
Gen Museveni has also appointed Mbadi the new army commander replacing Gen David Muhoozi now State Minister for Internal Affairs.
In the twist of events Lt Gen Muhoozi Kainerugaba, the commander of the special forces has been appointed commander of Land Forces.
Also, Museveni has appointed Lt Gen Peter Elwelu the new Deputy Chief of Defence Forces whereas Maj Gen Leopold Kyanda who has been the Chief of Staff Land Forces has now been appointed the Joint Chief of Staff to replace Lieutenant General Joseph Musanyufu who has been sent to civil service for redeployment.
In the same vein, the commander in chief has also appointed Brig. Peter Chandia the new Special Forces Commander, Maj Gen Sam Kavuma appointed as the deputy coordinator of the Operation Wealth Creation whereas Maj Gen Sam Okiding is the new Deputy Commander of Land Forces .