By Spy Uganda
Kampala: HE.Yoweri Kaguta Museveni dubbed Commander in Chief of all armed forces is set to retire over 600 Uganda People’s Defence Force officers at different ranks.
Among those to be retired include 14 Generals at an event that will be held at State House Entebbe, according to UPDF spokesperson Brig Flavia Byekwaso.
Byekwaso says that in the same vein, Museveni will retire a total of 604 senior and junior officers from active services of the force.
“The retirement ceremony of the generals will be held at State House Entebbe whereas the other retirees will be in their respective service headquarters, formations and units,” says Byekwaso.
She adds, “The Ministry of Defence and UPDF recognize their commitment, sacrifice, selflessness and dedication to offering security service to the country at a time where many shunned joining the liberation struggle in favour of maintaining the status quo.”