Uganda President Yoweri Museveni has appointed Maj. General Don Nabasa as the new commander of Military Police, news agency Daily Monitor reported.
Maj. General Nabasa has been a contingent commander in Somalia under AMISOM for about a year before his new deployment.
His appointment comes at a time when the country is beginning to experience domestic terrorism attacks.
In a swap, Brig. General Keith Katungi, who has been the commander of military police will now replace Maj. General Nabasa as the contingent commander in Somalia
The deputy defense spokesperson Lt. Colonel Ronald Kakulungu confirmed the new development.
“Yes, it is true the officers have been transferred but the details of the transfer shall be availed tomorrow (Tuesday),” he said.
Story published with assistance from the Uganda Daily Monitor